- YEAR OF GRANT
- CATEGORYSOCIAL WELFARE
- ORGANIZATION LOCATIONAthens
- GRANT LOCATIONGREECE
- ORGANIZATION WEBSITEwww.keepea.gr
The grant supports the upgrading of the organization’s main facility. The building is essential to the organization’s ability to carry its mission, yet it is only partially operational in its current state.
The Center for Vocational Training For Children with Special Needs K.E.E.P.E.A. Orizontes was created in 1998 by parents of people with disabilities. The organization operates both as a day care and training center for 65 people, ages 15-35, suffering from mild mental retardation, behavioral disorders and autism. Through the center’s training programs, individuals with special needs receive professional assistance in the development of skills that are essential for achieving labor market integration.