Youth Work Centre of Expertise for Participation and Influencing in 2020-2023 comprises the Youth Academy, the Union of Local Youth Councils in Finland, the Development Centre Opinkirjo, and the City of Oulu administrated Koordinaatti. The Youth Academy is the administrative body of the Youth Work Centre of Expertise for Participation and Influencing and in charge of the entity of the Centre of Expertise activities.
The Centre of Expertise for Local Youth Work for 2020-2023 comprises the South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences (Juvenia), The Finnish Youth Research Society, the City of Oulu administered Koordinaatti, MIELI Mental Health Finland, EHYT Finnish Association for Substance Abuse Prevention, and the City of Lahti administered Kanuuna, which is responsible for the developmental entity.
The last months are passing by in Koordinaatti’s project “Recognition and prevention of sexual grooming in youth work". Lately, we have been busy organizing training events, writing a guidebook, recording podcasts and shooting videos.
Koordinaatti published a report called Professionals in Managing Flows of Information: Youth Information and Counselling in the 2020s in the autumn of 2019.
Professionals in Managing Flows of Information: Youth Information and Counselling in the 2020s
The aim of the project "Recognition and prevention of sexual grooming in youth work" is to strengthen the skills of the youth workers in Finland. The project stands against the sexual grooming and sexual abuse of children and young people.
On this page, you will find the contact details for Koordinaatti's staff members, our postal address and our visiting address.
The Regional Coordination of Youth Information and Counselling Services in Finland
Koordinaatti is a centre of expertice in youth information and counselling.