8.6 C
Europe
Sunday, February 25, 2024

PM Roosevelt Skerrit to participate in CARICOM and CELAC meeting, focus on enhancing development

Dominica: The Prime Minister of Dominica, Roosevelt Skerrit...

Russian National Faces Trial for Cyberattack on Local Power Plant Resulting in Blackout

The charges against the hacker include the unlawful exploitation of his "official position" to access computer information stored on vital information infrastructure, indicating a possible insider involvement with the targeted power plant

Russian Authorities Demand Secret Funeral for Navalny, Facing Backlash

According to Navalny's spokeswoman, Kira Yarmysh, authorities demanded that Navalny's mother agree to a secret funeral for her son within three hours, or else they would proceed to bury him at the prison where he died

CAW Belgium to offer psychosocial support to refugees from Ukraine

WorldRussiaCAW Belgium to offer psychosocial support to refugees from Ukraine

The Center for General Welfare of Belgium (CAW) has made an announcement that it is going to offer psychosocial support to refugees that have escaped from the war-torn nation because of Russia’s full-scale military operation.

As per the information shared by the sources, the people who have faced a difficult situation in Ukraine to support them CAW have taken the initiative to cope with the current consequences.

Advertisement

Along with this, the CAW, a first-line organisation, has made the decision to provide psychosocial support to individuals with increased vulnerability stressed the significance of quick help in processing feelings after Russia’s invasion.

Bart Claes, general director of CAW Group, mentioned in a statement, “We know from experience that in case of mental unwellness, stress-related complaints, fear or coping with war violence, psychosocial assistance must be provided quickly. This is an important factor in preventing later problems.”

Moreover, the already existing feelings of fear, anxiety as well as uncertainty that the majority of the refugees feel are further exacerbated by the fact they arrived in an unknown nation, where they have to figure out the logistics of living there while dealing with their trauma, which is why the CAW is offering its services.

As part of the psychosocial support it can offer, the CAW will ask refugees what they require and assist them in finding the correct information and services and providing a listening ear and reassurance. It has a low-threshold offer on mental unwellness, meaning it works to detect problems early on as well as control them from getting worse.

Furthermore, Claes mentioned, “For these refugees, it is first important that they feel safe and meet their first needs for housing. Only then can they continue to process what has happened. For some people, coping goes without any extra support. For others, this support is needed.”

Check out our other content

Check out other tags:

Most Popular Articles