CEU Public Policy Executive Programs and the Mental Health Initiative (MHI) - Open Society Foundations, announce the opening of applications for the course "Leading change - from institutional to community based services for people with mental disabilities".
The course takes place in vibrant Budapest in June and September.
Application deadline: April 27th 2011
Financial aid is available for the selected participants.
The executive course is designed for executive level participants(NGO leaders, health and social welfare ministry representatives, heads of units/departments, public servants, specialists) from the CEE/fSU region and aims at building the knowledge needed to understand, approach and influence the shift from institutional care to community services for people with mental disabilities.
Applications are encouraged from the following countries: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria,Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Serbia, and Ukraine.