Rent to Restart: Our winter campaign is live!

Donate monthly with our ‘Rent to Restart’ programme to support 8 young people in 2022 to restart their lives in Athens. What is the Velos Youth Housing Integration Project? Velos Youth’s Housing Integration Project supports young people to build lives integrated within Greek Society. The project complements the Velos Youth holistic model and benefits young people … Continue reading Rent to Restart: Our winter campaign is live!

Velos Youth Advisory Board: second round of applications open!

This month we held the first assembly of our Advisory Board, welcoming two new members. Applications are now open for the second round as we seek another three members to join us in preparation for the January assembly. Velos Youth Advisors are responsible for: Attending 4 strategy days/meetings per year (alongside directors), for a minimum … Continue reading Velos Youth Advisory Board: second round of applications open!

Velos Youth Housing Integration Project: Our first success!

Velos Youth's Housing Integration Project supports young people to build lives integrated within Greek Society. The project complements the Velos Youth holistic model and benefits young people already accessing other Velos Youth services. Through the program young people are supported by a range of local professionals to find work, organise their finances and subsequently source … Continue reading Velos Youth Housing Integration Project: Our first success!

We’re Hiring! Velos Youth is looking for a psychologist to join its team

Status: Full time, one year with a possibility of extension Position summary Velos Youth is looking for a professional psychologist to help meet the complex mental health needs of displaced young people. The psychologist will be licensed to practice in Greece and will have a Bachelor's degree and preferably a Masters degree. The Psychologist will … Continue reading We’re Hiring! Velos Youth is looking for a psychologist to join its team

MyRights! Project Workshops – June 2021

We are happy to announce that in June Velos Youth and Equal Rights Beyond Borders will offer two legal workshops under “MyRights!” project, which is being implemented under the Active citizens fund in Greece. These workshops are part of our efforts to create spaces for informative discussions for young asylum seekers and refugees regarding their human rights … Continue reading MyRights! Project Workshops – June 2021

Transitioning to Adulthood – Practitioners Guide

It has been 18 months since the pilot project "Transitioning to Adulthood: A pathway to Autonomy and Self-Reliance" first began. The program funded by EPIM - the European Programme for Integration and Migration - has addressed the complex needs of young refugees residing in Athens, by adding two more core services to the holistic approach … Continue reading Transitioning to Adulthood – Practitioners Guide