Hope and Help NGO

Yerevan, Armenia
Joined January 2018

In Hope and Help we support victims of human trafficking, promote and protect child rights, empower young girls, develop informational materials, train professionals working in the field,youngsters

Presence in: Armenia
Focus: Other, Women's Rights

Hope and Help NGO is a locally based NGO in Armenia. It was founded 20 years ago.

For many years our organization conducts preventive measure to eliminate human trafficking issue in Armenia and provides assistance and rehabilitation to the victims regardless of their gender or age. The NGO run short term shelter and has Help Line service for consultation and reveal of  possible case of trafficking, represent rights of the victims in the courts and at investigative bodies during interrogations, help to obtain new documentation, refer to vocational education and provide with necessary equipment.

In the same time NGO focuses on child rights protection and protection of children from abuse, lobby ratification of the Lanzarote Convention.

Other than that the organization train professionals (Social workers, psychologists, social pedagogues, investigators, police officers, judges) working in the field.

We also train young people on human rights/labor rights topic, human trafficking, save internet behavior, no hate speech, and other topics. Implement activities related to girls empowerment and other campaigns.

The organization developed and printed various manuals, handbooks, leaflets for young people and professionals.