Faros is a Christian organization that since 2014 has been providing care and humanitarian support to refugee children and families in Athens, Greece.

We are passionate about protecting refugee children and helping them achieve their potential.

New Faros website coming soon!

What We Do:

Unaccompanied Children

We provide care to unaccompanied refugee children through a drop-in center and shelter in Athens. In the centers, unaccompanied children are provided with a safe environment, psychosocial support and protection services, which include accommodation, social services, psychological and legal aid. Other activities for the children include recreational and sports activities, non-formal education and vocational training.

Women and Families

We provide care to refugee women and children through a family center in Athens. In the center, women are provided with a warm environment and services related to protection, recreation and psychosocial support. Other activities include counselling for pregnant women, legal information, and language and integration classes. Children are engaged in recreational, pedagogical and non-formal educational activities.

Our Partners:


Faros welcomes donations from individuals and communities that want to support our work.
We are grateful for any contribution
Donations can be made through PayPal:

Donations can be made to the following bank account:
Account holder: Faros
IBAN: GR9601403530353002002004679

We're hiring!

These are the positions currently available. Descriptions of each position and details of how to apply are all within the pdfs:

Request for tenders

Quotes from supermarkets (please download both of the following two files for information on how to tender):