The Erasmus+ Project RECOMMIT – woRksitE COMMunIcaTion – started in November 2022 and will end its lifecycle by October 2024. The consortium consists of 6 organizations, coming from 4 different European countries (Cyprus, Greece, Spain and Romania). The project coordinator is the Θεολογική Σχολή Εκκλησίας Κύπρου / Church of Cyprus Theology School with partners being Enoros Consulting Ltd, The University of Central Lancashire - UCLan, Επάνοδος ΝΠΙΔ για την Κοινωνική Επανένταξη Αποφυλακιζομένων, Universitatea din Oradea and Andròmines Associació.
In the meantime, the participating entities will work together towards achieving a common goal: Facilitate detainees’ wellbeing and social reintegration and achieve a long term and stable employability.
In order to achieve this goal, partners will develop the following project results:
An Interpersonal Communication Skills (ICS) training for work-related communication challenges while activating and/or developing common civic values as a basis to support social reintegration. Τhe project will use scientific methods to identify work-related communication challenges and ICS relevant to pre-release detainees, guiding the development of a high quality and flexible training curriculum, inclusive of a custom-made VR platform with specific training scenarios, to be delivered in prison settings. Consortium partners and prison staff will also be trained enhancing their ICS skills, common values and ensuring successful course implementation in penitentiary settings.