Municipality of Athens opens heated shelters for the homeless

The municipality of Athens on Tuesday opened two heated shelters for the homeless in Athens (in the districts of Ampelokipi and Kolonos). At the same time, the Mobile Care Unit of the municipal solidarity and reception centre and municipality police teams will be engaged in street work in areas frequented by the homeless, distributing hot drinks, blankets and necessities.

For further information, citizens may contact the municipality’s 24-hour phone line 1595.