COVID-19 is challenging everyone: we are staying at home and we are missing our everyday routine.
It is an especially difficult time for people with intellectual disabilities. People are isolated at home or in a group home and do not have the opportunity to be engaged in their favourite activities.
What is the mission of a social worker in this situation?
In this webinar a group of social workers from Jaunuolių dienos centras (JDC) share their experience and ideas on how to make this period more efficient and more fun for everyone.
Speakers: Jolita Kavaliauskiene • Ieva Kaupaite • Dovilė Sedleckiene • Virmanta Kvedariene • Lina Trebiene
Moderator: Simon Duffy
At the beginning of the webinar Lina plays a film to show people the beautiful country of Lithuania. This has been removed from the recording for copyright reasons, but you can still see the film below:
This webinar was hosted by Citizen Network and is part of the Day Centres Without Walls Project co-funded by Erasmus+ and IKY.
The webinar was recorded on 30th April 2020.
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