25 JANUARY 2016 / Inauguration of the new Family Support Center of the SOS Children’s Villages in Peristeri

On Wednesday, January 20th, the new Family Support Center of the SOS Children’s Villages was inaugurated in Peristeri. The Stavros Niarchos Foundation partially supports the operation of the Center, which will provide assistance to approximately 300 families living in Peristeri and the neighboring areas.

The Family Support Centers provide assistance to families in extreme poverty, with emphasis on educational and psychological support and support in kind (food, clothing, essential household items), according to their needs. The SNF is also supporting the forthcoming operation of a new Center in Ioannina, as well as the operation of the Family Support Centers of the SOS Children’s Villages in Athens, Kalamata, Alexandroupoli, Komotini, Iraklio, Piraeus and Thessaloniki.