Five European organizations are making possible the PERMIND project, their experience, know-how, cooperative spirit and their aim to continue learning are crucial to achieve the objectives of this initiative.
The Association for the Development of Permaculture - ADP
The Slovenian Association for Mental Health - ŠENT
Changemaker AB – http://changemaker.nu/ is a change agency and a training organizer aimed at individuals, different professions and organizations. The company contribute to change, participation, sustainability, joy and creativity. Changemaker’s universe has a wide range of business areas. Changemaker Agency is a change management agency that supports projects on social change and integration, both at national and international level. The Agency acts for sustainable social development and labor market integration within a number of EU projects. Changemaker Educations focuses on education in gaming, film, web development, urban development and innovation. Bar Sociál is an ideal organization that promotes social entrepreneurship. Within Changemaker, Food Maker (foodmaker.se) has also been established in Gothenburg, a movement that works for food production, food activism and social movements in urban development. Food Maker has a contributing role in three EU projects focusing on innovation, education, digitization, increased citizenship and sustainable food production.
The Society of Social Psychiatry and Mental Health - S.S.P & M.H.
a non-profit, scientific organization founded in Greece in 1981 by Professor Panayiotis Sakellaropoulos. The organization has contributed significantly to the psychiatric reform in the country based on social psychiatric principles. A great deal of importance is given to offering mental illness to different types of treatments outside the hospital environment and to avoid institutionalization. The organization conducts a preparatory course and vocational education in Alexandroupolis in northern Greece for persons who have a long-term mental illness or with psychosocial difficulties. The program is designed to teach skills and offer psychosocial support to contribute to social integration and integration into working life.