Social Services Department

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

The Social Services Department started its activity in 2004 with the launch of social service business organiser training programme aimed at ensuring the continuity between training/study programmes of different vocational education levels. In over ten years of activity, the Department has rapidly expanded, whereas its community members have been constantly working with the representatives of the most sensitive social groups in order to ensuring their and entire public’s welfare

VOCATIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMMES

(for those with the secondary education, duration – 2 years).

(for those with the secondary education, duration – 2 years).

  • Assistant social worker training programme (code 440076202) with the following specialisations:
    • charity work;
    • palliative work;
    • socio-cultural work;
    • Security guard training programme, code 440086105

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COOPERATION

The students and educators of the Department participate in internships in the area of social services in the leading Western and Central European countries – Germany, Czech Republic, Poland. We cooperate with the partners of the Scandinavian countries and maintain close relations with Kaunas Disabled Youth Occupation Centre and Kaunas Centre of Social Services, Public Institution Kaunas Nursing Hospital, Kaunas Shelter House, Children Foster Home ”Atžalynas”, Public Institution “Sugrįžimas”, Lithuanian Association of Security Workers.

CONTACTS

Head of Social Services Department Vanda Aksomaitienė

Mobile: +370 610 61473
Email:  vanda.aksomaitiene@kaupa.lt
Address: Karaliaus Mindaugo pr. 11