The Smile of the Child releases its annual statistics

Eurochild's member from Greece, The Smile of the Child supported more than 100.000 children in 2016.

100.392 children and their families, among them 17.779 migrant and refugee children, were supported last year in Greece by The Smile of the Child. According to official data announced by the Greek Organization on 9 February, 116 requests for shelter were received for 202 children at risk.

In total 297 children are currently being raised in 10 Homes of the Organization all across Greece, while 53 children were provided with services in 3 Daycare Homes in an effort to keep families together in the midst of a dramatic social and economic crisis in the country.

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