Work meeting to discuss the local interaction and participation of the health services and units in cases of violence and crime against children in Vidin

Work meeting to discuss the local interaction and participation of the health services and units in cases of violence and crime against children in Vidin
On 27 April 2017 was conducted the first interinstitutional meeting with representatives of the health and social systems in Vidin, with the support of the Bulgarian Pediatrician’s Association. The meeting was attended by experts from Executive Agency “Medical Audit”, the Regional Health Inspectorate, doctors, and pediatricians, representatives of the justice system, social workers and psychologists working with child victims of crime. The participants made an agreement upon the local cooperation within the pilot model for integrated approach for assessment and interaction as provided by Directive 2012/29/EC within project “Listen to the child – justice befriends the child”. Experts from the Bulgarian Pediatrician’s Association provided methodological support to the specialists working in the Crisis Center of the CSSCF on cases of children, placed in the Crisis Center.