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Monks Show Greek Philoxenia by Assisting Homeless Victims of Albania Quake

Representatives of the Albanian authorities recently visited the Monastery of Saint Blaise (Agios Vlasios) in Albania to express their gratitude for the generous hospitality...
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Free Laundry Service Provides Dignity and Job Opportunities to Homeless

A mobile laundry unit launched in Athens by the nonprofit group Ithaca more than one year ago has helped restore the self-esteem and dignity of more...

Homeless Briton Murdered in Athens Metro Station

A homeless man holding British nationality was found brutally murdered in Athens' underground station Thisio on Thursday morning. The British national had been living on the...

Homeless in Athens in the Midst of Holiday Cheer

Every holiday season since the beginning of the economic crisis, Athens becomes a city of contradictions. In the centre of the capital, where the...

Mobile Laundromat for the Homeless of Athens

A mobile laundromat is making the rounds of Athens in which the homeless of the capital can wash and dry the clothes and feel...

Greek Homeless Man Sleeps in Cemetery Cenotaph (video)

A 56-year-old homeless man has resorted to sleeping inside a cenotaph in the Velo, Corinth cemetery as he is unable to find shelter anywhere. The...

Greek Homeless Man Finds a Home After Stranger Posts his Picture on Facebook

The story of Pavlos, the homeless man who found a home after a stranger posted his picture on Facebook has become viral, painting a...

Athens Municipal Worker Causes Outcry for Closing Homeless Shelter

An Athens municipal worker who was overseeing a homeless shelter caused a stir after he closed the premises and sent people seeking refuge from...

Athens’ Homeless to Be Sheltered at Metro Stations Over Weekend

As Greece braces for another cold snap over the weekend, authorities have announced that three metro locations in central Athens will stay open over...

Five Metro Stations to Remain Open for the Homeless for Next Five Days

Five metro stations in Athens will remain open during the night and for the next five days to protect the homeless from freezing temperatures...

Most of the Athens Homeless are Greeks, Victims of Economic Crisis

62 percent of the homeless people in Athens are Greeks and 71 percent of them ended up on the streets in the last five years,...

Multi-Purpose Bus for the Homeless Starts Athens Routes

A bus that will be offering services to the homeless of Athens will soon start routes to aid citizens in need. The bus is equipped...

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