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Together, we can make a difference – on Facebook too

Since 2009, Centre for Digital Youth Care (CfDP) has been appointed national Helpline in Denmark, being one of 31 national Helplines in Europe, and CfDP is also an active partner of Safer Internet Centre Denmark. Europe’s 31 Helplines are part of Insafe which, in short, is an European network of Helplines, Hotlines, and Information centres. The aim... read more

The digital reality of children and young people in 2016

New report ”Børn og unges digitale virkelighed” (“The digital reality of children and young people”) provides a complete overview of all activities carried out by Safer Internet Centre Denmark (SIC) during the period between 1 January – 30 June 2016. read more

New children’s Think Tank to ensure safe online behaviour

Save the Children Denmark, Telia, and ENIGMA – Museum of Communication, are instigators of the new Children’s/Youth Think Tank which is currently being established by the help of The Media Council for Children and Young People and Centre for Digital Youth Care. The Think Tank is put together by children and young people between the ages of 12-18.... read more

New grant to help increase the inclusion of non-ethnic Danes

Since the start-up of our online youth counselling, Cyberhus, in 2004, Centre for Digital Youth Care has worked on including children and young people in communities by giving them a voice on our various digital platforms. From our experience, potential reasons for young people turning to e.g. substance abuse, gang environments, extremism, cutting,... read more

Free E-courses for vulnerable young people

This past year, Centre for Digital Youth Care has collaborated with British youth organisation The Mix (previously: Youthnet) on a project aiming to strengthen young people’s competencies and skills. The project gives young people the opportunity to receive a certificate representing some of the skills that may be difficult to communicate, e.g., cooperativeness,... read more

Digital Education becomes focus towards 2020

KL (a professional organisation that aims to strengthen and and develop the local government in Denmark), the regions of Denmark, and the Danish government have recently launched a joint digitisation strategy running until 2020. This strategy entails a number of proposals that will help think through, and modernise, digital processes in society. From... read more
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About Centre for Digital Youth Care

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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