PFA_PSS for beneficiaries in emergencies (Family and community activation):
This trainer manual has been produced within the Psychological First Aid and Psychosocial Support in
Complex Emergencies (PFA-CE) Project funded by the European Union.
The objective of PFA-CE is to reach improvement of Psychological First Aid (PFA) and Psycho-social Sup-
port (PSS) competencies of staff and volunteers; Enhancement of disaster response capacities of emergency and volunteer organizations in Europe; Involvement and active participation of affected communities, families and groups in emergency response; Coordination and support for new volunteer types including spontaneous volunteers. This is specifically done through structured experience exchange between the partners from Italy, Serbia, Croatia, Macedonia, Slovenia and Austria.