What we do: Direct service

CHEERing provides direct service every week at several refugee camps in the Attika region, in collaboration with other non-profit organizations, and intensive support at the Elna Maternity Center in central Athens. Each week we weigh, measure, and track growth in babies, and offer support to mothers of young infants. We also provide sessions for refugee…

What we do: Professional training

Training of agencies, including medical professionals and volunteers who work daily with refugee populations, is key to preventing infant health problems. If you would like us to train your organization, please contact us at CHEERinGreece@cheering.eu . We also present at professional and academic conferences.

YouBeHero Donations: First Pledge Reached!

We would like to thank everyone for supporting us through YouBeHero! With your help we managed to gather 37 euros, which will be used for buying diapers and baby-wipes for refugee families in need. Watch this space! We will posting more about how and where we will be using this donation! Find out how to…

Infant Feeding in Emergency Situations: Animation!

CHEERing has created an animated video about how to feed a baby during emergency situations, especially in the case of the current COVid19 pandemic! Please subscribe to our YouTube Channel to receive the latest videos that the team creates!

COVID-19 and pregnancy

Thinking about COVID-19 can be worrying, especially if you are pregnant or have young children. But based on what we know so far, most babies and young children who have caught COVID-19 have only mild symptoms and get better fast. Also so far, COVID-19 does not seem to cause harm to unborn babies. CHEERing has…

YouBeHero: How you can help CHEERing!

YouBeHero is an online platform that turns your online shopping into donations to your favourite organization! You can use it to make a donation each time you shop online without any extra cost! It is easy to use and sign-up only takes a few minutes. In order to support CHEERing follow the instructions below: Step-by-step:…