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Aragatsotn Regional Branch

    Aragatsotn Regional Branch

    Aragatsotn Regional Branch

    Armenian Red Cross Society (ARCS), following its humanitarian mission, aims at supporting the most vulnerable, to meet their humanitarian needs and alleviate suffering.  


    Diaster management

    Response to NK conflict escalation 


    376 food, hygiene items and cloths to displaced people in Aragatsotn region. 


     416 people received AMD 68 000,  AMD 28 mln 288 thousand in total. 



    Social support and health care

    Food Support and Capacity Building of ARCS Branches in the Regions of Armenia

    The Armenian Red Cross Society, with the support of the Swiss Red Cross, implements '' Food for Four Regions of Armenia'' program in Aragatsotn, Ararat, Tavush, Kotayq regions. Lonely elderly people Aragatsotn, Tavush, Kotayq  cities receive monthly food parcels and for another 80 people hot meal is served in Masis city soup kitchen three times a week.

    110 lonely elderly people from Ashtarak receive monthly food parcels containing rice, sugar, pasta, oil.

    In addition, Red Cross volunteers make home visits to communicate with the elderly, to help them with household chores.

    Prevention of diabetes and diabetes care among elderly

    (Self-help and Healthy aging groups in 16 cities and villages )

     Prevent diabetes and the complications of diabetes among the elderly with diabetes or pre-diabetes.

     Improved self-management and diabetes care skills for people with diabetes.

     Raising public awareness (awareness campaigns).


    Stigma and discrimination reduction and psycho-social support

     10 tuberculosis patients

    • Psycho-social support to the patients, who interrupted the treatment 
    • Talks on stigma with the patients, their relatives and the primary health care providers

     Covid-19 response, 2020-21 

    Lonely elderly, vulnerable families, isolated population, persons with disabilities, Syrian-Armenians, orphanage graduates, beneficiaries of nursing homes, mine victims

    980 packages of food and hygiene items. 

    Dissemination of Humanitarian principles

    400 pupils and teachers yearly

     The goal is the dissemination of Humanitarian principles among the population, especially Youth, involve new resources and volunteers, and enlarge the network of the partners. 

    • Dissemination sessions in the schools and educational institutions of Lori urban and rural communities about Red Cross history and fundamental principles
    • Thematic events, such as games and competitions, etc.