Municipality of Athens extends measures for the protection of homeless due to cold

The municipality of Athens on Thursday announced an extension of emergency measures for the protection of the homeless due to the cold weather prevailing in the Greek capital. The measures will be continue to be effect from 20:00 Thursday until 08:00 Friday, at which time conditions will be re-evaluated.

The heated areas at the Frienship Club on Panormou Street, the dormitory on Alikarnassou Street at Akadimia Platonos and the first floor of the 4th muncipal community will remain open. At the same time, a team at the reception and solidarity centre of the municipality of Athens will continue to offer hot tea, food, blankets and basic supplies to areas where are homeless.