Neos Kosmos Social Spot of Caritas Hellas celebrates the International Day Against Drug Abuse

Beneficiaries of Neos Kosmos Social Spot of Caritas Hellas have visited the information point of the Rehabilitation Center 18 Ano, at Thisio station, celebrating the International Day Against Drug Abuse.

Therapists together with people that are in rehabilitation process at 18 Ano, gave their personal message, shared their ideas and emotions with the beneficiaries of the Social Spot. Simultaneously, the Art School of Gerakas together with the art group of handmade jewelry and clay of 18 Ano were there with their exhibits, which everyone admired.

The beneficiaries of Caritas Hellas took flyers with useful information and participated to the scheduled activities. The follow up discussion concluded that prevention is very important to reduce drug abuse and that generally knowledge is power. People should get informed about the real aspect of this phenomenon, in order to resolve it.

“My target is to live! Not my life to be the target” Rehabilitation Center 18 Ano.

The activity is part of the «METAVASIS Project – Participation, Empowerment and Social Inclusion of Refugees / Migrants in Greece» concerning the support and integration of refugees and immigrants in Greek society. The Project is run by Caritas Hellas and is funded by Caritas Germany.