ACTIVITIES IN 2019
Name of the project:“Protection and sheltering of victims of domestic violence”
Donor: Ministry of labor and social policy
Period of implementation:January- December2019
Target group:victims and potential victims of domestic violence
Description of activities:Providing information for professional and other types of help to the victims of domestic violence. Providing secure and safe temporary stay from 24 to 48 hours, connection and referral to relevant institutions and strengthening the services of work with victims of domestic violence.
Results: During the whole year, 420 victims received professional help and support, 358 victims were referred to the Center for Social Work, 298 were referred to the Police stations, 74 were referred to health institutions and 21 to Non-governmental organizations. There were total of 90 victims sheltered, i.e. 32 women and 58 children for a period of 24 to 48 hours. There were total of 131 educational and psycho-social sessions and there were 98 educated women – victims of domestic violence.
Budget: 1.105.000 MKD
Name of the project: Stop bullying – education of parents and children
Donor: Municipality of Gazi Baba
Period of implementation: January– December 2019
Target group: target group is the citizens of Gazi Baba municipality, and direct beneficiaries are the students from the final grades of primary schools on the territory of Gazi Baba municipality.
Description of activities: Participation in the local television programme and the national TV Sonce.; printing educational materials; organizing workshops in urban communities; printing messages for fight against domestic violence.
Results: Media presented project; printed and distributed 1000 educational materials; printed and distributed posters and messages for fight against domestic violence; 9 workshops organized with teachers, parents and students in the urban communities in Gazi Baba municipality; awareness raised about bullying and its consequences.
Budget: 300.000 MKD
Donation from Skopje half-marathon
Two participants at Skopje half-marathon from Great Britain, Christopher Brown and Stanley Harvey, decided to dedicate the participation at the half-marathon to Crisis Center “Hope” and organized fund-raising to support CC “Hope”. The raised funds were used to organize tribunes and education with the general population to recognize the problem of domestic violence and report it to the relevant institutions.
16 days of activism in the fight against domestic violence
Organized street action on the territory of Gazi Baba municipality. Distributed informational flyers, organized discussions with local residents with hot tea and cookies and shared messages to support fight against domestic violence.
Participation in the action “Feed 10.000” organized by the network Site Siti
Crisis Center “Hope” as a member of the network Site Siti, participated in two humanitarian actions organized by the network, for collecting food to help socially endangered and vulnerable categories of people. One of the actions was organized in April and the other in October 2019 and during these actions there was food collected which was distributed to 16 women – who were previously sheltered in our crisis center.