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SOCIAL PARTNERSHIP IN MENTAL HEALTH – EAST LEARNS FROM EAST. Mental Disability Program Goals. To raise awareness on mental disability issues through Mass Media, roundtables, exhibitions etc.; To advocate the program to representatives from multiple stakeholder groups;

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mental disability program goals
Mental Disability Program Goals
  • To raise awareness on mental disability issues through Mass Media, roundtables, exhibitions etc.;
  • To advocate the program to representatives from multiple stakeholder groups;
  • To establish a network of people interested in MD issues in Armenia.
needs
Needs
  • There was a great need to learn from the experience of other countries;
  • To find out obstacles from NGO’s and Government perspective;
  • Mutually try to find the possible solutions;
  • To exchange the ideas regarding allocation of state funds in NGO sector in the field of Mental Health
project goal
Project Goal

The main objective of this project

To organize 3-days Conference in Yerevan with participation of representatives of leading NGOs from CIS countries and Eastern and Central Europe, also Armenian participants-representatives of mental health NGOs and governmental agencies from Yerevan and other regions.

conference participants
Conference participants
  • 14 representatives of leading NGOs from CIS countries and Eastern and Central Europe participated in the conference.
  • 30 Armenian participants-representatives of mental health NGOs and governmental agencies from Yerevan and other regions.
conference phases
Conference phases
  • Preparation;
  • Three plenary sessions and presentations;
  • Follow up
plenary sessions and presentations
Plenary sessions and Presentations

Focused on the mechanisms of allocation of state funds to the NGOs for providing mental health services.

  • Social Partnership in the field of mental health;
  • Governmental policy in the field of mental disability;
  • The role of NGO in advocacy
presentations
Presentations
  • Lithuanian experience of users’ involvement in provision of community based services;
  • The work of the Ministry of Social Welfare of Armenia regarding Social Partnership in mental health;
  • Situation of children with disabilities in Armenia;
  • Mental Health environment in Mongolia;
  • Analysis of development of Estonian mental Health Policy from 1998 till 2003;
  • Mental Health services and Mental Health Policy in Czech Republic in general;
  • The Romanian National Strategy.
follow up
Follow-up

Establishment of on-line forum at web-site

for participants of four countries

  • To share the information, news, developments;
  • To join in open discussions on how knowledge
  • gained are being implemented;
  • To define progress and obstacles.
priorities
Priorities
  • The importance of further continuation of the initiative to find effective solutions based on best practices;
  • Organizing Public awareness campaigns;
  • Building coalitions;
  • Cooperating with Ministry of Welfare, Ministry
  • of Health , Municipality and local authorities;
  • Organizing trainings for physicians, nurses
  • working in the field.
results
Results
  • The conference provided an opportunity to learn from the experience both NGOs and Government perspective;
  • Participationof 50 representatives of local and international NGOs, government officials, governmental agencies, users, ex-users, and family members in Open Policy Forum on collaboration in mental health in July 2003;
  • Organizing local policy forum to bring together key people and organizations to initiate actions in improving mental health.
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Results
  • Negotiations about exchange visits between Municipality of Vilnius and Municipality of Yerevan was discussed.
  • The conference was covered by different newspapers and broadcasted on 3 TV channels.
deadline for on line forum is scheduled for november 24 2003

On-Line Forum

Deadline for on-line forum is scheduled for November 24 2003.