- Activity fields
Jesuit Refugee Service
The main purpose of JRS Greece is to provide assistance to refugees arriving in Greece. In particular, the Organization deals with: providing legal aid and access to Greek services, with educational activities, providing social and psychological support.
JRS Greece works with urban refugees and asylum seekers in Athens city, especially around Victoria Square.
In an effort to promote the social inclusion and integration of refugees and other forced migrants in Greece, JRS engages in projects that support people from the moment of their first arrival and accompanies them in the process towards their self-sufficiency and their full participation in their new home’s societies.