October 5, 2020

I’m Azita and I’m a refugee from Afghanistan.

I lived in Moria camp for 1 year and 3 months with my family, and you cannot imagine how difficult it is for people to live in a place like Moria. I think one important thing is missing in this world, and it’s humanity.

You k...

October 5, 2020

My name is Khaled. I'm a refugee living in Greece. 

I want to tell you something. As an asylum seeker in Moria camp for a year and a half, I left the camp at the beginning of 2019. When the Coronavirus pandemic began, I wanted to help in any way, and was able to come...

September 17, 2020

Dear friends,

Following the devastating fires which destroyed our clinic and most of our medication and equipment, our team is on the ground in Lesvos, continuing to carry out our mission to provide healthcare and support to refugees. We are currently operating in seven...

September 17, 2020

Doctors and Nurses Needed in Lesvos!
 

We’ve been really encouraged by the rise in volunteer applications during this difficult period following the Moria fires, which destroyed our clinic and most of our medication and equipment. However, we still need doctors and nurs...

September 9, 2020

During the early hours of the night we at Team Kitrinos are deeply saddened about the fires that have ravaged Camp Moria which included our main medical clinic and all its equipment and supplies.


Thankfully, our team is safe. This includes the interpreters who live in...

September 7, 2020

During my recent trip to Moria, I met a woman living in the ‘Olive Grove’ section of the camp. A mother of five, she was still breastfeeding one of her children. She had several lumps over her body, one of which was under her arm: a ‘red flag’, as it can indicate cance...

August 17, 2020

Above right: our volunteers help 7-year old Amir* clean his injury. Left: Two children play in a pile of rubbish in Camp Moria, 2020.

In the Kitrinos clinics, we have a range of responsibilities: referring those suspected of COVID-19 for testing, emergency care, and man...

The demolition of the COVID-19 Isolation Facility, image courtesy of KH volunteer Patrick Lee, August 2020.

All that coughs is not Covid, so how do you screen for and prevent an outbreak in a refugee camp setting?

“Stay home, save lives.”

What if your home is a tent in an...

July 28, 2020

In our newly launched emergency room, we see a broad spectrum of seriously ill and injured patients on a daily basis.

Thanks to generously donated medicine and medical equipment, alongside colleagues from Boat Refugee Foundation and Medical Volunteers Internat...

July 27, 2020

Dear friends,

We are urgently recruiting doctors, nurses, nurse practitioners, paramedics and pharmacists to join our team in Camp Moria, Lesvos. Stipends are available depending on duration of stay, needs and experience.

Could you take 1+ month to join a diverse team of...

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