Public organization "Agency for Democratic Development of Donbass" starts the project on providing psychological assistance to internally displaced persons who are living in Donetsk region. Now displaced persons will get the qualified help and advice of psychologists, will be able to participate in work of psychotherapeutic groups and to receive useful information materials as soon as possible to adapt in new communities.
In November activists of the organization together with the qualified psychologists will start work of psychotherapeutic groups for displaced persons in 6 cities of Donbas - Slovyansk, Artemivsk, Kramatorsk, Chervonyi Lyman, Kostyantynivka and Druzhkivka. Adults and children - internally displaced persons from these cities will be able to complete the course of art therapy, training in development of coping strategies and stress overcoming.
Besides, one can receive psychological advice at Law Community Center at the following address:
2 Zhovtneva Revolyutsia Square, Slovyansk
Visiting hours: Monday through Friday, 10 AM to 5 PM
Hotline phone numbers:
MTS - 066 711 26 13
LIFE - 063 516 53 61
The "Providing first psychological assistance for IDPs in Donetsk region" initiative is realized by CSO "Agency for Democratic Development of Donbass" with financial support of UNDP (within the "Fast Response to Social and Economic Problems of Internally Displaced Persons in Ukraine" project) and the Government of Japan.
P.S. Community Law Centers are created and work in the framework of the "Legal aid to the poor and vulnerable groups” Initiative with the financial support of “Human Rights and Justice” Program Initiative of International Renaissance Foundation. You can learn more about activity of Community Law Center network, basics and principles of work on Legal Space website.
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