AVAIL project: Feedback from the AVAIL buddying activities

Resource details

Resource details

Resource type: Case Study

Organisation: Latvian Red Cross

Region: Europe

Category: Co-production

Tags: Asylum, Asylum seekers, AVAIL, Buddying, Community, Migration, Refugees

Publication year: 2020

Language: English

Description

Description

A case study on the Irish Red Cross' and Latvian Red Cross' 'buddying activities'. Part of the AVAIL project, buddies are volunteers from the local community who are able to provide practical and emotional support, as well as opening doors to local networks, to help people ease their way into the new culture, society and community.