Victoria Community Center Athens

A community centre for refugees and asylum seekers near Victoria Square in Athens, Greece


Operated by One Happy Family AMKE and Stagona (Drapen i Havet).

Programmes and activities

Community space

One Happy Family (OHF)

Monday - Friday, 10:30-17:30

“Stagona Center” Education Program

Stagona (A Drop in the Ocean / Dråpen i Havet)

Monday - Friday, 10:00-18:00

Mental Health & Psychosocial Support sessions

International Rescue Committee (IRC)

'Mental Health is related to our ability to cope with everyday stressors and difficulties, to maintain relationships and to be productive to our community. Are you experiencing an inability to perform daily tasks, feelings of sadness, despair and/or stress, or sleeping/eating problems? These can be early warning signs of a mental health problem.'

Tuesday to Thursday, 9:00 - 17:00

Streetwork project

Lighthouse Relief

The Emergency Response team at Lighthouse Relief provides dignified support to refugees and asylum seekers living under precarious conditions in Athens through:

Contact us via telephone/WhatsApp: 

Monday and Friday, 10:00 - 17:00

Legal support

European Lawyers in Lesvos (ELIL)

Monday 10:00 – 17:00

Women’s and kids’ spaces

Glocal Roots

Monday - Friday, 11:00-18:00

Housing project, and support for refugee women suffering from violence

Meaalofa Foundation

'The Meaalofa Foundation is a German non- profit organisation based in Munich. Through its activities in Athens, with the project HoMER (Housing, Mediation and Education for Refugees),  it supports vulnerable refugees, with a special focus on young single women and single mothers and their children, some of whom have also been victims of violence. In particular, it supports temporary accommodation for vulnerable refugees who would otherwise be homeless in the streets of Athens, assists them to obtain documentation and legal help as well as medical/dental /psychological treatment as needed, helps them to acquire language skills and education, encourages them to do sponsored voluntary work and seek employment, and  generally tries to empower them and facilitate their social integration.'

Monday to Friday, 9.30 - 17.30

Upcoming activities and events

Location

Find us at Filis 68, a few minutes from Victoria metro station in Athens.

Are you a member of another NGO, researcher, media person or another interested party who would like to visit and learn more about our project? Then please send an email to visitor@ohf.gr before coming to our center, so we can check our availability.

Partners and collaborators