Armenian Red Cross Society (ARCS), following its humanitarian mission, aims at supporting the most vulnerable, to meet their humanitarian needs and alleviate suffering.
In Armavir Region we support:
Response to NK conflict escalation
914 people received AMD 68000. In total 62.152.000 AMD.
17,544 humanitarian aid packages were provided, out of which 6,714 hygienic, 10,600 food, 185 stationery and 45 household items.
Refugee protection and economic integration
Psycho-social support to families of Missing persons
40 Missing persons families
Social support and health care
Stigma and discrimination reduction and psycho-social support
64 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
Social assistance to the families in need
• Regularly update of the families in need data
• Firewood and food for the families in need
Lonely elderly, vulnerable families, isolated population, persons with disabilities, Syrian-Armenians, orphanage graduates, beneficiaries of nursing homes, mine victims
1725 packages of food and hygiene items.
Educational support to neglected and vulnerable boys and girls in Armenia
Within the framework of the project young people have participated in vocational training such as hairdressing, sewing, car-repair and others. Besides the training courses, regular meetings aiming at integration and capacity building were organized for the beneficiaries by the ARCS volunteers. Beneficiaries were also given food parcels once a quarter.
Dissemination of Humanitarian principles
1000 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.