- YEAR OF GRANT
- CATEGORYSOCIAL WELFARE
- ORGANIZATION LOCATIONAthens & Thessaloniki
- GRANT LOCATIONGREECE
- ORGANIZATION WEBSITEwww.arsis.gr
For the funding of a program against human trafficking, exploitation and negligence of minors, to be implemented in Athens and Thessaloniki. The program will assist trafficking victims who are minors in Greece, through the following initiatives: (1) street work for the identification of victims, conducted by social workers and volunteers; (2) the provision of socio-psychological support for children detected or forwarded from other institutions; (3) accommodation at a specialized hostel for children in Thessaloniki; (4) the support of a collection and distribution network for basic items to families in need living on the streets.
Arsis was founded in 1992 and specializes in youth social support as well as the support of youth human rights. Arsis has been very effective in combating child trafficking through comprehensive programs in collaboration with State and EU agencies.