Guardians of hope: Social workers light path for refugee children and families

Through support from UNICEF and partners, social workers have reached more than 6,200 refugee children and their families with support since arriving in Armenia in September.

Kushane Chobanyan
Social worker Zarine visits the Sahakyan family, who found refuge in Abovyan town, Armenia, following an escalation of hostilities in their home communities. Thanks to Zarine's assistance, 9-year-old Noy has resumed attending school in Armenia, slowly overcoming the anxiety and the fear of being away of mom. In addition, under Zarine’s guidance, Lilit, Noy’s mother found a job in Armenia, while Noy’s father, Vladimir is accessing essential health services. Having navigated the challenges of building and los
UNICEF Armenia/2023/Galstyan
11 December 2023