HELLENIC RED CROSS (Partner)
Volunteers Samaritans, Rescuers and Lifeguards Corp Department of Nea Smyrni
Volunteer Samaritans, Rescuers and Lifeguards are the first line of the Hellenic Red Cross, in search and rescue missions, dealing with epidemics and disasters (fires, floods). They provide first aid to major events throughout Greece, such as outdoor or indoor concerts, sports events, cultural, religious events, exhibitions, trade sessions, etc. They organize first aid trainings for teachers, students, parents, company employees etc. They also organize speeches, organize workshops for the public with the following topics: Traffic Accidents, Earthquakes, Hygiene, etc.
The local department of Nea Smyrni began its activity in 2004. Since the beginning of our operation, we have trained more than 300 volunteers. Every year we have more than 3,500 hours of health care coverage and we educate more than 100 citizens in First Aid.