TITLE OF THE INITIATIVE
Health promoting integration
INSTITUTION RESPONSIBLE FOR THE INITIATIVE
Hogskolan Vast (University West)
WEB SITE OF THE INITIATIVE
- Health services
- Help desk and supporting services for refugee students
- Intercultural competences activities for staff
- Language and other introductory courses for refugee students
- Newly arrived refugees
- Refugees of second generation
DESCRIPTION AND METHODOLOGIES
University West collaborates with Uddevalla Municipality and supports the local authority by developping models and approaches to facilitate newly arrived refugees join the local scheme of public health. Health services become a tool of integration in a field (public health) where Uddevalla Municipality is particular active.
The initiative reflects the University West active commitment and contribution to the local society and we take our commitment seriously.