MARIA TSAKALIA

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Name: MARIA TSAKALIA
Organization: Koin.S.Ep."ESTIADES" (Social Cooperative Enterprise of Social Care)
Website: http://www.estiades.com
Title: PRESIDENT
Bio:
ESTIADES is a social cooperative enterprise, created in order to keep unquenchable the sacred flame of the family, such as the Vestales did in ancient Rome.  By Law 4029/2011 we had the opportunity to work in a more organized basis and therefore to create the socio - partnering with distinctive title "THE ESTIADES" and registration number G00280, which operates in the field of social care, participating actively in combating poverty and enhancing social justice and cohesion in Greece. The aim of the partnership is the production and provision of social services - welfare in specific vulnerable groups of population such as the elderly, infants, children, people with disabilities and chronic diseases. Specifically, the objectives of the enterprise, specialize in the performance of the following activities: a)Social Support Services, including evaluation and prioritization of social needs, individual social support, educate the beneficiaries about their rights and support them in their contact with the departments of insurance, health and social protection, etc. b)Nursing Care Services as indicative measurement of vital organs, syringe therapy, wound care, pressure ulcer prevention and treatment, monitoring medication compliance, medication, emergency visit to the doctor for prescriptions, etc. c)Household Support Services including the hygiene maintenance and cleanliness of the house, caring physical appearance and personal hygiene, meal preparation, shopping and food staples,     etc. We also promote actions related to: • The investigation, information and information infrastructures and services for accommodation, supply of material aid, health care, social assistance or support to management - municipal services. • Implementing specific programs of health education and prevention to raise awareness and target - groups with respect to important PUBLIC health problems and reduce risk factors of health. • The empowerment and psychological support for tackling the problems, use of supportive actions of the local community in order to prevent danger - crisis and help the families who provide informal care services.

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The Social Cooperative Enterprise "ESTIADES" specializes in the field of social care, contributing actively to combating poverty and enhancing social justice and cohesion in Greece and founded under the Law 4019/11, by providing social services in specific population groups such as the elderly etc.