Civic association Stimulus, Slovak Republic
Civic association Stimulus is a non-profit organization, located in the Žilina region in northern Slovakia.
Association exists since 2005. It implements its activities either on the principle of volunteering or by the staff partly funded by the budgets of various projects.
According to its statutes association is focused on the creation and implementation of projects designed for disadvantaged people, especially long-term unemployed, single women caring for families, people with disabilities, young people and seniors.
The Association carries out its activities in the field of training modules, advice and support socio-professional integration of disadvantaged people. Stimulus carries and support activities such as research and analysis of regional needs, training needs, diagnosis of labor potential and encouraged to integrate disadvantaged in the labor market.
Since its inception, the association implemented many projects funded from national sources (Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Family of the Slovak Republic, labor offices).