MISC Infopeka - Youth Information and Counselling Centre, Pekarna
|Infopeka, Mladinski informacijsko-svetovalni center (MISC Infopeka), Pekarna|
|Ob železnici 8, SI-2000 Maribor|
|Phone||386 (0) 2 300 6850|
|Managed by||Pekarna Magdalena Network|
|Dolores Šegina, Head|
Venue and activities
MISC Infopeka offers a reading room with numerous Slovene magazines, newspapers or comic books and free access to the Internet and E-mail. It provides support for young people with ideas or projects and help with development of young creative potential. Creative or educational workshops are organised annually. In addition, MISC Infopeka provides counselling for youngsters with learning or behavioural difficulties, and girls (as well as their parents and friends) suffering from eating disorders. This is led by its experienced and qualified co-workers and is also free of charge, with anonymity and privacy guaranteed.
Another area of MISC Infopeka activities is organised voluntary work (the European Volunteer Service programme), with 20-30 young volunteers working in the framework of the Pekarna Magdalena Network every year. MISC Infopeka is also the co-ordinator of the MB MINA Maribor network of youth info-points, which was established in 1999 and currently has eight members.
- MISC Infopeka - Youth Information and Counselling Centre website (in English and Slovenian)