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Khora, Athens – GR, Help for the helpers
January 3, 2017 @ 10:00 am - January 6, 2017 @ 5:00 pmfree
Hi Ybe, thank you so much for your call. Your project sounds like a great opportunity for us. We look forward meeting you! Liska
Khora is a co-operative foundation offering on-going compassionate support for refugees stuck in Athens and the surrounding area. The term Khora has its origins in ancient Greek philosophy. It can be described as a ‘placeless place’, a space in which borders cease to exist, in which all people are thus free. Khora believe all humans are equal and deserve equal care and rights. Khora’s efforts include food, sanitation, language skills, asylum casework, and social work.
Trauma Tour offers basic trauma training to the Khora helpers:
We can all learn to understand better what experiencing trauma means, we can all learn best practices regarding talking and coping with trauma. We can all learn to calm down and regulate a body in flight, fight or freeze modus. We can all learn techniques to stop nightmares and flashbacks. We can all learn to help traumatized persons recover …