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Since 2004, Centre for Digital Youth Care has worked to create, provide and guarantee professional help through digital media for vulnerable young people. Our focal point is our online youth counseling Cyberhus.dk which implements approx. 8000 consultative interactions with vulnerable young people each year. Read more about Centre for Digital Youth Care.

Cases from cyberhus.dk

Take a look at our samples of consultative interactions with young people, and users, of Cyberhus.

Enable – European network against bullying

Centre for Digital Youth Care is participating in a European Daphne project against bullying that seeks to support and foster young people’s well-being on-and offline. Read more about Enable.

Screenagers

Screenagers is a research project examining the use of ICT in the field of pedagogy. How are we best able to take advantage of ICT’s potential in a pedagogical framework? Read more about Screenagers.

Skills Connect

With Skills Connect, we consider how young people develop work related skills through volunteering, and assess how we can support young people to effectively develop skills that directly can contribute to their opportunities of employment. Read more about Skills Connect.

Danish helpline

Centre for Digital Youth Care’s digital counselling in Cyberhus deals with internet-related issues, as a part of the EU Insafe program, and has served as the Danish helpline in close collaboration with Save the Children Denmark, and the Council for Children and Young People since 2009. Read more about Insafe and Safer Internet Programme.

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Cyberhus – online counselling
CfDP’s project, Cyberhus, is an online socio-educational clubhouse for young people which offers various activities and features, for example counselling via problem pages and chatrooms. Read the full article.

Safer Internet Centre Denmark
CfDP, and two other organisations, part of Safer Internet Centre Denmark​, work to support children and young people’s digital well-being and safety.
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Why bring the municipal youth counselling online?

This December, we welcome the (Danish) municipalities of Halsnæs and Odder aboard on Cyberhus.dk. These two municipalities will be able to offer online counselling to young people in their own municipality, and by anchoring youth counselling locally, then suddenly, help and assistance is nearby. Læs indlæg

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Learning creates reflection

Cyberhus Courses is the newest addition to our Cyberhus.dk family, and more than 1,500 young people have visited Cyberhus Courses over the past 3 months. By Signe Sandfeld Hansen, M.Sc. in Psychology and counsellor, CfDP Sanne is 21 years old. She found it quite difficult to keep up at school, so she dropped out. Sanne suffers from a depression but... Læs indlæg

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Instagram og Musical.ly: Help young people adjust their settings

These days, everyone is talking about the app Musical.ly. At Centre for Digital Youth Care, we are often asked about our position on this new service. This post will describe a couple of points for parents to pay attention to. The “old” social media, Instagram, which enjoys continued, enormous popularity with Danish tweens, has gotten some new features.... Læs indlæg

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First hand account from the class room

As a former 10th grade teacher, it has been a pleasure for me to do school visits for CfDP’s school service during these past 3 months. I have met dedicated teachers, care-workers, SSP’s (interdisciplinary collaboration between schools, social authorities, and police), and other professionals who all committedly work toward educating youth toward... Læs indlæg

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Social Reality – Create your own emoji-troll

In the fall, Centre for Digital Youth Care will be conducting a number of workshops in different youth clubs and schools all over Denmark, focusing on young people’s use and behaviour on social media, in collaboration with, among others, Save the Children Denmark and Fremtidsfabrikken (Future Factory). By Signe Sandfeld Hansen, M.Sc. in Psychology... Læs indlæg

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Boy, girl, or non-binary? Cyberhus.dk has introduced a new gender identity

Due to requests from numerous young people, we have decided to introduce a new gender identity on Cyberhus.dk. So far, young people have only had the option of choosing between the two sexes, boy and girl, when logging into a chatroom, writing on our problem pages, or using other media of counselling on Cyberhus.dk. However, since a number of Cyberhus,dk’s... Læs indlæg