25 NOVEMBER 2013 / Inauguration of the first overnight homeless shelter in Greece

The first overnight homeless shelter in Greece, established in Thessaloniki with the support of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation, will be inaugurated on Tuesday, November 26th. The shelter was designed in accordance with international best practices, and can accommodate 80 individuals. It will also offer important additional services, including emergency medical assistance, social services and psychological support.

The shelter will be operated by the NGO ARSIS, in collaboration with the Municipality of Thessaloniki.

For more inormation about the grant, click here.