Refugees in Greece: risk of homelessness and destitution for thousands during winter

Joint statement signed by 74 organisations As winter closes in, thousands of refugees in Greece still face homelessness and destitution. While winter always poses a challenge, this year is likely to become one of the most challenging yet due to the ongoing pandemic, a deliberate decrease in the length of support for refugees, and the […]

SolidarityNow Welcomes and Supports 175 Unaccompanied Minors

SolidarityNow Welcomes and Supports 175 Unaccompanied Minors transferred from the Islands and the Evros to the mainland “We ought to create a human network for children to feel safe and protected, this is our first step” _Antigone Lyberaki, General Manager, SolidarityNow SolidarityNow, supports the organized efforts of the state and Civil Society for the immediate […]

“Step by Step”: SolidarityNow’s new program for Unaccompanied Children

We stand by the side of children aged 16+, in Athens and Thessaloniki They took the first step: to leave their country, mostly due to violence, war, and conflicts. Then, they arrived in our country. Many of them were forced to live homeless for days, to hide, to avoid dangers, to work for survival. Some […]

SolidarityNow celebrates World Teachers’ Day through “HELIOS” program’s achievements

Refugees’ Social Integration through Education “Education is the second sun for people”, Plato. More than 3,000 visits every month, 3 Integration Learning Centers, 3 cities -Athens, Thessaloniki, Ioannina-, 450 registered adult students, 180 people attend Greek language courses on a regular basis, 1,950 teaching hours, 7 on-line training courses as an alternative form of education. […]