PORTUGAL - Psychological support to victims of the COVID-19 pandemic

Portugal

Due to COVID-19, Cruz Vermelha Portuguesa received a 40% increase in requests for help from families who found themselves in a highly vulnerable situation.

Funded thanks to:
  • Donors
  • Total raised
    85%raised
    • All We Wear Group (Pepe Jeans, Hackett, Façonnable) clients 3.437€
  • Direct beneficiaries 25

    Those people who have naturally benefited from the project's interventions.

  • Indirect beneficiaries 4.000

    Those identifiable people who will potentially recieve an effect from the project's activities.

Cruz Vermelha

Budget

  • Staff 4.000€
  • Total 4.000€
4.000€

Description

Cruz Vermelha develops a social intervention focused on the family, with a holistic approach to their problems and limitations, capturing their resources and enabling them for a process of change. 

The program focuses on the most vulnerable and needy people and supports them to improve their emotional well-being: the way they think and feel about their lives, their level of social satisfaction, positive emotions, frequency of positive feelings, personal sense of "Empowerment," resilience, the realization of your potential and overall life satisfaction. 

During the pandemic and given the growing demand from the business sector and the community, the Portuguese Red Cross began to provide psychological support and psychosocial risk assessment, and other actions to promote mental health.

Activities

  • Psychological assessment
  • Psychological monitoring
  • Emotional stabilization
  • Psychological first aid

Who will benefit?

The Mais Feliz program has 20,000 beneficiaries and with your collaboration it will be possible to provide psychological support to 150 people.

Project objectives

To improve emotional well-being of beneficiaries.

To increase financial sustainability of beneficiaries.

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