Youth workers will discuss the difference between health and wellbeing and discover factors to foster and support the wellbeing of young people. During a field visit actors involved in the promotion well-being will be presented.

During the pandemic mental health and wellbeing of young people have risen on the agenda.
What’s the difference between health and wellbeing? And how can youth workers foster the wellbeing of youngsters?

In the framework of this training mental health and well-being will be contextualized in an educational process related to cultural, musical and culinary experiences taking into account the pandemic context we are living.

The 3-day training will focus on the definition and distinction of mental health and wellbeing and discuss the factors to promote wellbeing of young people. The aim is to offer a space where our colleagues from different countries can find a common ground, exchange best practices and find ways to implement these new findings in their corresponding communities.
Our guests will have the opportunity to have an insight of how well-being can be defined and approached with youngsters in different ages focusing on lifestyle, emotional alphabetization and the development of specific risk competences. The visit of a local project will give us the opportunity to learn about recreational drug use and sexual behaviour in party- and nightlife settings and how this risk-taking behaviour is related to the individual representation of well-being.

Learning outcomes:
– Exchange on wellbeing and the factors fostering it
– Combatting prejudices of what is safe/unsafe. According to the participants interest we will address Gaming, recreational drug use, sexuality and Partying (Party Safe Charta
– Presentation of the pedagogical methodology of reflecting © and tools to foster young people’s social skills, resilience/ self-efficiency
– Expansion of the European network and creation of potential partnerships
– Esch-sur-Alzette is the Capital of culture in 2022 sou participants will gain a better knowledge of the country of Luxembourg, its people, its cultural offers, its culinary dishes and much more.

Dates: 19-22 April 2022
Country: Luxembourg
Application deadline: 14 March 2022

More information, as well as the online application form can be found at