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situation report: samos

Our New Samos Centre

From early 2019, we’re opening a new centre on Samos, addressing deteriorating conditions and an immediate need for safe spaces outside the camp at Vathy.
Our Centre will comprises non-formal language education, IT and cooking classes and vocational training, all tailored to need the greatest needs of those here.

 
 
 
 
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project overview

In response to this worsening situation, we are in the process of opening a new centre, modelled on the successes of our Chios centres. It will be an essential safe space outside the camp for asylum seekers living in Vathy Camp. we offer non-formal education and psychosocial support through a blended model of timetabled classes and peer-to-peer learning opportunities.

The centre will run 6 days a week, meeting a variety of the urgent needs of those stuck on Samos. Our qualified team of volunteer teachers and youth workers strive to provide an alternative to the reality of the camp.

 
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act now!

1. Donate to support the start-up costs of our new Centre

2. Have a question? Email the Samos team directly

3. Interested in volunteering? Apply today and join our team!