Farkaskő Noszvaji Barlang Művésztelep Egyesület


„Tale-telling caves” – fairy tales for the journey of life

Thematic area: 
Provision of social services
English name of the organization: 
Wolfstone Cave Art Camp Association Noszvaj
Post address: 
3325 Noszvaj, Kossuth Lajos u. 34.
+36 (30) 3768262
Project manager: 
Balázs Péter
+36 (30) 3768262
Project start date: 
2014. February 1., Saturday
Project end date: 
2015. January 31., Saturday
6 025 000 HUF

The MAIN GOAL of the project is to promote the development of children living in difficult family circumstances or under state care, by methods of fairy tale therapy, art- and handicraft-therapy. We lay special emphasis on:
- intellectual, emotional, moral and social development;
- improvement of self-image and future vision.

TARGET GROUP: 6-18 year old children living in difficult family circumstances or under state care. Target area: Heves County.

+ Fairy tale therapy courses (2*40 occasions, 12-12 children, content: treatment of fairy tales according to different themes, with verbal tools and handicraft-techniques):
- „Óperenciás” fairy tale circle
- „Round table meetings at the square table”
+Summer camps (2 * 6 days, 15-15 children):
- Motion training camp (pair and group exercises, relaxation techniques);
- Fairy tale creative camp (collective creation, integration-games).
+ Weekend course for self awareness (2 days, 20 girls, content: self-awareness lessons, solution of life crises through an „own tale”).

Dr. Péter Balázs, sculptor, associate professor.
Vanda Tátrai, fairy tale therapist, handicrafts instructor;
Réka Csiffáry-Vass, psychologist, speech therapist;
Viktória Wittmann, professional kids yoga teacher.

We cooperate with Child Protection Centre of Heves County. Results of the project can be utilised by schools, child protection institutes and other NGO-s through the implementation of methodology.