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Молодые люди Общества Латвийского Красного Креста города Даугавпилс – помогают людям пожилого возраста на просьбу купить продукты

27.03 2020Uncategorized
Молодые люди Общества Латвийского Красного Креста города Даугавпилс – помогают людям пожилого возраста на просьбу купить продукты, а также помочь по дому. Согласно распространенности COVID-19 в Латвии, молодые люди были обеспечены защитными средствами и дезинфицирующими средствами при оказании помощи. В течение этого времени молодые люди также в целях безопасности призывают жителей оставаться дома и, при …

World Tuberculosis Day: Take care of your lung health!

26.03 2020Health promotion
The Latvian Red Cross calls to care for your lung health!

Refugees and asylum seekers are provided with safety information of COVID-19 in Latvia

23.03 2020Health promotion
(Updated in 02.04.2020.) Latvian Red Cross social workers and social mentors regularly provide information on security measures for refugees and asylum seekers regarding COVID-19 Coronavirus.

After two years the international project AVAIL is closed

On 24 January 2020 within the international project “AVAIL" LatRC organised a closing event “Intercultural Kitchen”.

Christmas event for families of refugees and asylum Seekers in Latvia

On December 17, in Riga, Latvian Red Cross, within the international project “AVAIL – “Amplifying the voices of asylum seekers and refugees for integration and lifeskills” organised a Christmas event for children of refugees and asylum seekers”. Families attended the event together with their social mentors. First, they watched a movie “Red Shoes and Seven …

Refugees and asylum seekers went to amusement park and enjoys Latvian traditional meal

On 8 January 2020, refugees and asylum seekers went to the first indoor amusement park in Latvia “Jungle“. Everyone had a great time enjoying inflatable attractions and ball pool.They were happy to spend the day full of joy and being together.  After the amusement park they went to LIDO, where they could share their experience …

Training “Social work with people of different ethnic groups”

On 3 January Latvian Red Cross organised a training “Social work with people of different ethnic groups”. It was done within international project “AVAIL – “Amplifying the voices of asylum seekers and refugees for integration and lifeskills”. During the training participants had the opportunity to improve their knowledge about the intercultural communication and to develop …

Christmas time at LatRC short term accommodation center “Burtnieks”

Sincerely, colorful, and delicious, on December 21st, Christmas came to LatRC short term accommodation center“Burtnieks”. An international volunteer team of young people Latvia, Russia, Italy organised creative workshop for kids and made joy of decorating gingerbread, making cards and colorful decors. All the celebrations participants had a warm cocoa and together they were greeting Santa …

Albanian Red Cross provides support to the ones affected by earthquake

27.11 2019Uncategorized
Albanian Red Cross provides support to the ones affected by earthquake

LatRC Youth volunteers participates in the international project “Digital Condom”

On 20 – 28 September, 2019  the Latvian Red Cross Youth (LatRCY) volunteers team was participating in a great youth exchange project “Digital Condom” organized by our colleagues Hungarian Red Cross. During project, participants from 7 different countries Hungary, Latvia, Poland, Slovakia, Germany, Spain and Italy gained new knowledge and experience, shared their thoughts and …

Glass jewellery workshop for refugees and asylum seekers

  On 4 June, 2019, within the project “AVAIL” Latvian Red Cross organised glass jewellery (earrings, brooches, pendants and necklaces) workshop for refugees and asylum seekers. After cutting colourful pieces of glass, each piece was combined in different combinations and colour ranges and every participant could imagine himself/herself as glass artist. Children and adults joined …

Integration activities of international project “AVAIL” continues

During March 2019, integration activities organised by Latvian Red Cross (LatRC) within the international Red Cross project “AVAIL- Amplifying the voices of asylum seekers and refugees for integration and life skills” are continuing. On 1 March 2019, refugees and asylum seekers together with their mentors went to a puppet show and watched the play about …