Regional Meeting of Hungarian Family and Career Points (West-Transdanubia Region)

Regional Meeting of Hungarian Family and Career Points (West-Transdanubia Region)

Date: 25th February 2020

Location: Győr, Hungary

Event organizer: Regional Office of Family and Career Points (West-Transanubia Region)

Event website: https://www.csaladbaratorszag.hu/csalad_es_karrierpont

Description of the event: The meeting was organized in order to provide space and time for sharing experience, good practices and to discuss the occurred challenges and questions regarding the services of Hungarian Family- and Career Points. These Family and Career Points are dedicated community spaces that support families and mainly mothers in the process of labour-market reintegration after birth giving, or in finding work/life balance by providing them with trainings, community activities, consultancy and such.

Type of participation: Presentation – Partners introduced Families_Share solution for the participants. 9 out of 12 Family and Career Points were represented in the meetup, and after the event, every Points received the sum-up of the meeting in a newsletter, in which Families_Share were introduced as well (with all the links and contact info).

 The Hungarian CityLab had the chance to introduce Families_Share to the representatives of Family and Career Points in the West Transdanubia Region in Hungary. The Family and Career Points are dedicated community spaces that support families and mainly mothers in the process of labour-market reintegration after birth giving, or in finding work/life balance by providing them with trainings, community activities, consultancy and so on. Our aim was to highlight the importance of community-based childcare solutions and to disseminate Families_Share project to professionals who work together with families day by day. We would like to foster other NGOs to inform their clients about the application in order to ease their everyday lives. 21 people participated in the meetup, who represented 9 out of 12 Family and Career Points from the region.