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Turkey: Life and Career Academy for youth with Down Syndrome

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Turkey: Life and Career Academy for youth with Down Syndrome

+BiDown Independent Life and Career Education Program

  • Status

    Ongoing

  • Location Istanbul
  • A training project for youth with Down Syndrome who have already finished formal ecudation & need support to have autonomy & job skills.
  • Training tools & materials are provided on basic skills such as managing money, using public transport, communication, cooking etc. However, COVID situation has highlighted the need for online trainings. Project focuses on “training the trainer” through the creation of a distance education platform to increase accessibility and enable more trainers &  trainees to benefit from it

Partner NGO: Down Sendromu Dernegi (DSD)

  • Promoter

    Gulden Ceylan-Sever - Infrastructure Bid Manager, Istanbul

  • Duration

    12 months