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Caritas Dioqezan Tiranë – Durrës

Rreth Nesh

― Historiku i “Caritas Dioqezan Tiranë-Durrës” ―

History of  ‘Tirana-Durres Diocesan Caritas’ begins in 1998. Initially it was opened for Kosovo Emergency assistance, a large movement which came to Albania because of the  war, taking place in Kosovo. The working group consisted of director, a secretary and a driver who provide social services and health sector, initially served only to face Kosovo Emergency.

Tirana-Durres Diocesan Caritas has developed its activity after the end of this emergency, serving Albanian people with a studied  program  and approved by the Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Tirana-Durres, Rrok Mirdita.

Caritas program and mission of Tirana-Durres was:

  • Formations of youth and children
  • Health services
  • Emergencies
  • Assistance for the poorest

Diocesan Caritas Tirana – Durres has continued his mission to help people in need through various projects.

CARITAS

CARITAS, in all its activities, has two beneficiaries: The poor people and the community. Caritas employees are considered educators  of Charity and Caritas goal is to involve the community to raise awareness and help to open their eyes to the difficulties that surround us.

His mission here is not in one  direction, that means the direct aid, concrete, immediate to the poor, but it is bidirectional and pastoral, is a lived experience of meeting, sharing, participation, exchange of people and communities involved and sensitized to the needs of the poor.

Its mission is also to convey Christian values ​​to every individual, care and assistance to people in need, including spiritual aspects, social and material. Equality to every individual. The formation of volunteer groups.

VALUES

They are  inspired by the Christian faith:

Sharing, care without discrimination.

Credibility

Transparency

Dignity to every person

Cooperation

Friendship

VISION

Awareness among groups achieved in the promotion of Christian love.

Achieving  more  groups in need.

Long-term cooperation with local authorities.

Achieving  pre-defined standards.

Contacts

Address

Bulevardi Zhan D'Ark, pranë Katedrales së Shën Palit, Tiranë

Phone

+355 42 259 758

Email

info@caritastirana.org

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