The Armenian Red Cross Society (ARCS) has been providing humanitarian assistance to people who arrived in Armenia in search of safety since the very first days of the escalation of the Nagorno - Karabakh conflict.
The ARCS’ partners in the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and some International and National organizations provided more than AMD 5 billion 482 million 547 thousand (about USD 11 421 973) to the Armenian Red Cross to respond to the most urgent and pressing needs of people.
Food, non-food items
Around 300 000 parcels and items
Food, hygiene parcels, cloths, personal basic items and beddings, medical equipment/items, First aid trainings and kits, wheelchairs, walkers and canes.
More than 22 000 calls covered
Psychological and First Psychological support
More than 20 200 persons
Wounded militaries and their relatives, citizens involved in the process of identifying the bodies of those killed during the conflict, people sheltered in state institutions and private houses, relatives of the missing persons and captives.
Support for children
Psychological and educational support organized according to a special model
Individual work with 350 children
Children Resilience activities/Access to education
1900 children reached
Measures to increase children's resilience
Group events - 70 events
Family events - 15 events
Community / yard activities - 12 yard camps
Providing resilience packages to 1,500 school-age children in 6 regions
Providing tablets to 60 vulnerable children in 6 regions
Protection monitoring and case management
Assessing the needs of 1400 families through ARCS social workers using the KOBO tool.
Case management of the most vulnerable families and families with special needs.
Support for state housing
Provision of property (furniture, household appliances) worth 20 million AMD to 6 state-owned shelters that accommodated people displaced by the conflict escalation.
Support for community-based organizations
Assistance to organizations supporting the displaced population, including the ARCS regional and territorial offices at a total cost of 20 million AMD.
ARCS Post-Traumatic Rehabilitation Center
treatment, physical and psychological rehabilitation of wounded solders (370).
Over 3860 calls covered.
Prevention measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19
distribution of around 600 000 masks and 150 000 sanitizers.
We thank our partners for support: the ICRC, IFRC, Austrian Red Cross, Danish Red Cross, German Red Cross, Monaco Red Cross, Swiss Red Cross, Iran Red Crescent, UNHCR, UN WFP, Izmirlyan Foundation, GIZ organization.