Community-Based Learning

This project focuses on the development of sustainable partnerships between the local community and the courses Social Work and Orthopedagogy of the AP University College Antwerp. In accordance with several of AP’s priorities, the aim of the project is to …

Non Take Up

The project examines the process of access in two cases in Social Work in order to reduce the lack of take-up. What role do social workers play in preventing non take up?

Duration: 2015-2018

Researchers: Britt Dehertogh, Hans Grymonprez

Zorg-In

Social care workers in an organization of the Flemish Agency for Persons with Disability (VAPH) are currently experiencing new demands from healthcare innovation in the Flanders during the last years. Social care workers are increasingly having to take on different …

A Way Home

The Social Work and Social Educational Care Work programs are partners in the European project A Way Home, which aims to improve the transition of young people from a form of youth care (residential or non-residential provision or foster care) …

Building Bridges

This research project is in line with the objective of the Flemish youth policy aimed at maximizing the participation and equal opportunities of all children and young people to participate in youth work, regardless of their background, home situation, gender …

Roma, looking through a positive lense

Findings of most Romani research focus on the gap between Roma and European culture and structure. Discrimination, lack of integration and distance to the education system, health care and workforce have been studied widely (FRA 2016, De Hert e.a. 2012). …

Strong Work!

The capability approach as a contribution to evaluating and strengthening social work practices. Strong Work! is a practical study for and with first-line social work. We want to contribute to the demand in the work field in order to understand, …