Youth Care in Change program is funded by the European Social Fund. Our program is aimed at supporting young Ukrainians, aged 18-24, in the process of integration and adaptation in Sweden. The goal of the program is to provide informational support, opportunities for language improvement, support in adaptation and integration into the Swedish labor market, educational sphere, and society for refugees from Ukraine
aged 18-24, who are covered by the EU Temporary Protection Directive.
Start date
May 15th
3.5 months
About the program

Youth Care in Change is an integration and adaptation program for Ukrainian youth aged 18-24 who have arrived in Sweden under the Mass Migration Directive. The program is designed to help young Ukrainians settle into their new country, acquire the necessary knowledge and skills for successful adaptation into Swedish society and the Swedish job market.

What does the program include?

  • A program of mandatory events with invited speakers (on work, education, youth organizations)
  • A language project for natural language learning called "Språk buddy"
  • Individual support from project curators

  • Cultural and informal meetings
  • Interaction with youth organizations in Sweden.

The "Språk Buddy" program is a natural way of learning Swedish and/or English for young people from Ukraine. This initiative provides participants with the opportunity to regularly meet a language buddy and improve their language skills through communication, making the learning process more efficient and enjoyable. Each participant will be matched with a language buddy who is a native speaker of Swedish or English, and they will have regular meetings throughout the summer.
The main goal of the program Youth Care in Change is to help Ukrainian youth establish connections and integrate into a new social and cultural environment, as well as provide them with the necessary resources for successful adaptation in a new country. The program includes various events and activities such as language learning programs, cultural events, advice and consultations on employment and education, and curator support.

Through this program, you will be able to acquire the necessary skills and resources for successful adaptation and integration into Swedish society, which will help you create a bright and promising future in Sweden.