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(Ε.Υ.Κ.Ε.ΚΟ)  

MINISTRY OF LABOUR, SOCIAL SECURITY AND WELFARE

GENARAL SECRETARIAT FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF EUROPEAN FUNDS 

DEPARTMENT FOR "HUMAN RESOURCES"

EUROPEAN UNION SOCIAL FUNDS

 

 

 

 

 

Same labour oportunities of crhonic disease patients in Thessaloniki.

The developmental partnership “CHRONIC DISEASE PATIENTS: WORK WITHOUT DISCRIMINATIONS”, carries into effect the Plan of Action “Equal occasions of labour integration of year suffering patients of Thessaloniki”

The project aims to address the problems posed by the economic crisis in recent years in the area of employment, particularly for vulnerable Social  groups (VSG), creating significant cracks in the social cohesion of local  communities. The intervention, through the activation of the local social fabric, at the initiative of local authorities, aims to increase employment, by taking advantage of competitive employment sectors of  P.Thessaloniki, creating conditions for enhancing employability, promotion of equal opportunities, removal of conditions of social exclusion and social and vocational integration of unemployed VSG.

The action plan regards on integrating 100 unemployed people belonging on disadvantaged groups of following categories:

Unemployed people with disabilities, sufferers of year diseases (e.g. β-Thalassemia and sickle cell disease, pulmonary diseases, Hemophilia, congenital heart disease, cancer patients, sufferers of Crohn Disease and other diseases of the gastrenterological system, cystic fibrosis, rheumatoid arthritis, encephalitis, Muscular cantankerousness, Parkinson, etc).

focusing on actions of Counceling supporting of employment and Entrepreneurship and actions of subsidised vocational training and Retraining for the support and preparation of the unemployed in their integration into the labour market.