Migration, Education

Elaboration and implementation of methodologic …


Who is behind this?

Sergey Kostin

OCF The Way Home



Who is joining forces?

Aktion Suehnezeichen Friedensdiense



Caritas Germany



Idea Sketch | Proposal


Idea pitch

We live in big, various world, where most of the time of our life is concentrated.
It is very important to mention how the child percept the information from the environment, on which external sense he bases while exploring the world.
It is known that successful mental development of the child depends on the perception way and the elaboration of received information with help of external body senses.

Where will your idea take place?

Odessa, Ukraine

Why does Europe need your idea?

Direct receivers of the services are – children, who were victims or witnesses of psychological, physical and sexual violence, due to what they had derangements of sensory signals of perceptions, dysfunction of manual dexterity, cognitive development and child’s behavior.
Indirect receivers of the services are – parents, who educate their children.

What is your impact?

Target sensory integration therapy is a provision of numerous relevant sensory, vestibular, perceptional, tactual stimulants for making favorable conditions for well working of cerebrospinal nervous system. As a result of such therapy is adequate reactions of adaptation because of well-functioning of cerebrospinal nervous system. Pedagogues and parents will be able to learn skills of therapeutic sensory integration what will allow

How do you get there?

The diagnosis was based on a detailed history and sensory integration tests. Classes on sensory integration, basically, are in the nature of physical activity, aimed at stimulating the senses. They are adapted to the level of development of the child and take the form of educational games . Experts jointly develop tests for each direction. It will be selected a control group engaged solely on sensory integration techniques, the second control group will be trained on the general education program for preschool children.The work will be assessed diagnosis. After 10 months of work, will be held the final score. Further, the described method sessions for each type of perception, will be detalized, with expert commentary and printed in edition of 1000 copies in languages Ukrainian,German

What is your story?


Who are you doing it for?

Children , Parents and teachers working with children.

What makes your idea stand apart?

This technique will be developed by a team of specialists who will evaluate it in different directions (linguistics, neurology, physical and mental health, social well-being)Also this technique can be successfully used in work with children of refugees who do not know the language of the country in which there are.

€ 35200,-

Funding requested from Advocate Europe

€ 49000,-

Total budget

Major expenses

Staff salary (partially of our personal costs) 21600 (personal costs 4800) Acoomodation (personal costs) 6000 Travelling 3000 Elaboration of design edition 800 Translation 500 Equipement (personal costs) 3000 Publishing and printing 10 000 Consumable materials 2000

What do you need from the Advocate Europe community?

One of the centers of children development of OCF “The Way Home”, in which were used certain tools of sensory integration that was financed by international European foundation. After clear studying of results report of project realization, they mentioned that following method is efficient as while monitoring the indicators of children development were changed significantly. Project manager mentioned that elaboration method and its use in Europe might be enough useful in work with refuges.


OCF The Way Home

Idea created on Feb. 17, 2016
Last edit on Oct. 30, 2017

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