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Armavir Regional Branch

    Armavir Regional Branch

    Armavir 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.  

    In Armavir Region we support:

    • most vulnerable lonely elderly
    • children and youth
    • families of the Missing persons
    • TB patients
    • families in need
    • Covid-19 isolated population



    Disaster Management

    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.


    Population movement 

    Refugee protection and economic integration


    • Provision of primary humanitarian and legal aid to asylum seekers and refugees in RA,
    • Income-boosting self-employment support for refugee and displaced families in the form of tools
    • "Metsamor" hotel door, replacement of windows
    • Construction of a playground in Armavir city.

    Tracing service

    Psycho-social support to families of Missing persons 

    40 Missing persons families

    •  Detailed data collection about Missing persons
    • Support to the families to solve their social, health and legal issues
    • Vocational trainings for family members
    • Organization of cultural events


    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




     Covid-19 response 


    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

    24 teenagers

     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. 

    •  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.