Written by one of the Velos Youth founders, Jonny Willis, and published by I Witness Child Migration, the following article draws on the work of Velos Youth and highlights some of the current issues affecting homeless children in Greece.
As of May 15, 2020, there are an estimated 967 homeless children residing outside of formal state care in Greece. Regardless of the strategies implemented by the Greek state to curtail this, a significant amount of time therefore continues to be spent trying to find secure homes for lone children. This work is undertaken by organisations and individuals alike, including Velos Youth.
Read the full article here.