The Family, Child, Youth Association – established in 1993, as one of the first non-profit organizations in Hungary – aims to support the protection of children and the strengthening families, accomplished by fortifying, training and providing services to helping professionals.
The Association publishes books, training materials and after 20 years of publishing the only Hungarian professional journal on family and child welfare, protection, since 2010 due to the lack of finances it has been published on-line. Whilst the programs conducted by the Association are primarily within Hungary, we have been with an extensive international network. Members at ISPCAN and in Eurochild, participating in several EU projects they are also adapting good practices and translate and publish materials in different areas, like foster care, abuse prevention, child rights. Their involvement in numerous international research and training programs, organization of prestigious national and international conferences, distribution of information and awareness-raising is also part of the activities.