Thie is one of the regular evaluations we hold in Jombang Java at our shelter for youths released from prison. We usually invoke the youths and other organizations which provide services to us to join us for meditation and discussions about current issues.
Part of the evaluation process is also to monitor our youths, which receive special skills training at the shelter. Some of them are already employed.
An 8 year program empowering yough in four youth re-socialisation institutions in Java and Bali. This was a joint project with PsychoPolitical Peace Institute (PPPI), Ubaya University Department of Psychology in Surabaya, Java, and KNH Germany. This project included working with the youths/juvenile offenders and the prison/institution’s employees.
The Traning’s were based on the “Empowering Youth” Manual and DVD, developed following work with youths over a 4 year period from 2003-2007.
Empowering youth - a psychological-social approach