Activity of Men's Crises Centre, Kaunas
Aims and objectives
The organisation works with violent men and men who face social and psychological problems (eg. divorce, relationship problems, depression, bereavement). Provides legal, social and psychological consultations for men of different social backgrounds, including ex-prisoners, and a mediation service. Also helps women and children who are in a crisis situation, and their family members.
Name: Men's Crises Centre, Kaunas
Stakeholder: Civil society organisation
Area of intervention: Men and gender equality
Organisation Country: Lithuania
Organisation Phone: 370 689 32310
Name: Ingutė Vizbarienė
The organisation is participating in the following ongoing projects:
- "Work with violent men in families" (2009-2010, financed by The Ministry of Social Security and Labour);
- "Support for men in crisis" (2009-2010, financed by Kaunas Municipality).
- Seminar "Cooperation in helping families encountering violence" (2010).
- Seminar "Is violence in a family the result of a man's crisis?" (2010).