Refugee Day Center Alkyone

 BASIC INFO

The Refugee Day center of the Ecological Movement of Thessaloniki

provides services and covers basic needs of refugees as well as other vulnerable groups, such as homeless etc

Covid-19

While restrictions are in place due to COVID-19, services are by appointment only.

Persons entering Alkyone Refugee Day Center will need to disinfect their hands and wear a facemask.

 

WHO WE ARE

SERVICES

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OUR NEWS

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

22 December 2020 As winter closes in, thousands of refugees in Greece still face homelessness and destitution. Whilewinter always poses a challenge, this year is likely to become one of the most challenging yet dueto the ongoing pandemic, a deliberate decrease in the...

COVID-19 info in English and French

more languages available on www.refugee.info/greece English - Greece to re-enter lockdown from this Saturday Greek Government announced a nationwide lockdown starting on Saturday morning for three weeks (November 7, 6 am until November 30) to slow the virus’...

LOCKDOWN THESSALONIKI–NEW RULES

WE INFORM YOU THAT FROM TUESDAY 3/11/2020 THE LOCKDOWN APPLIES TO THE PREFECTURE OF THESSALONIKI.SPECIFICALLY: MOVEMENTS ARE NOT ALLOWED FROM 9 PM TO 5 AM FOR NO REASON EXCEPT MEDICAL OR PROFESSIONAL.FROM 5 AM TO 9 PM YOU WILL BE ABLE TO MOVE EXCLUSIVELY AFTER FIRST...

Protect dignity and human rights

Call for solidarity gathering in support of PIKPA on Wednesday, 14 October 2020 The Greek government is about to close a historic shelter for vulnerable asylum seekers and refugees, with no care for the future of its residents. The Secretary General of Social...

SAVE DIGNITY, SAVE PIKPA AND KARA TEPE

SAVE DIGNITY, SAVE PIKPA AND KARA TEPE  Μore than 160 Greek and international organizations,  academics and other actors from all over Europe urge the Greek authorities to revoke decision to close dignified alternatives in accommodating refugees οn...

Free services

See on the link below, organizations and authorities that provide free services in the area of Thessaloniki https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1UEOkvORTqNyseRhEl06caAyN_7WltDrs

Activities for Children

Lately, there is a new project going on at our center with the support of RfG: creative activities for children. 3 meetings have been successfully carried out since now and go on! The focus in on playing, making crafts, and communication. We accept ages 4-14. If you...

Food services are coming back…

Alkyone Day center on Tuesday 9/6 will reopen the food services - breakfast and lunch- for the registered beneficiaries keeping all the necessary safety measures for the public health

Services provided by appointment

Alkyone Day Center on Monday, June 1 will open for the following services: · Laundry, · Showers, · Clothing & NFIs, · Social support. For all the above services, appointments are necessary. To schedule an appointment, you need to call 2315-530644 or send a message...

Solidarity always finds a way…

“Alkyone” Refugee Day Center in collaboration with Medical Volunteers International e.V. will provide 200 meals, bottled water, and other NFIs daily, as well as clothing items to homeless refugees, asylum seekers and immigrants in Thessaloniki.“Alkyone” will provide...