7th October – Strovolos Cultural Centre, Cyprus
The Skills4Parents Multiplier event in Cyprus was organized on the 7th of October 2022 in order to present the aims objectives and outputs of the project to the target group, key stakeholders and interested parties. The event was organized by Emphasys Centre and EACG with the cooperation of Strovolos Municipality. The event began at 18:00 and lasted until 20:00. The event commenced with a warm welcome and an introduction about Emphasys Centre and was followed by a presentation of the Skills4parents consortium, its rationale, target groups and aims. All the project results were presented (IO1, IO2 &IO3) as well as the Digital Skills Learning package from the Parents Guide. The last 15 minutes of the session were dedicated to questions and discussion with the participants. Finally, finger food and drinks were provided to the guests during which all the participants and trainers had the chance to mingle and discuss possible future workshops related to the Skills4parents results.
23rd October – Agia Varvara Community Centre (ΕΝΑΒ), Cyprus
Emphasys Centre organized a second Multiplier Event for the Skills4parents project on the 23rd October 2022 at Agia Varvara Community Centre in the outskirts of Nicosia. The aim of the event was to reach and inform parents as well as professionals working with parents who live far from the center of Nicosia and have fewer opportunities in terms of attending such events and trainings. The event began at 10:30 and lasted until 13:30. The professionals which attended highlighted the importance of the Handbook for professionals and expressed that is it a really useful tool that they will be incorporating it in their daily work with parents as it covers a variety of topics, challenges and has useful activities for knowledge transfer. Moreover, the residents of Agia Varvara village were informed about the innovative results of the project and got the chance to reflect on their digital skills and their parenting skills in general.