Who is responsible for psychosocial support (PSS)?

National departement
Helga G. Halldorsdottir (National director)

Contact for PSS

Helga G. Halldorsdottir
Phone: +354 570 4000
Fax: +354 570 4010
e-mail: helga(at)redcross.is 

Field of psychosocial support at the moment

National

  • Courses on PS for RC volunteers
  • Advance trainings for RC volunteers who want to specialize in PS
  • PS courses in PS for general public and professionals
  • Including PS in RC programs such as home visiting for elderly, prisoners, asylum and RC hotline
  • PS in Disaster preparedness
  • PS courses for refugees – adults – children
  • IRC crises intervention teams


International

  • Funding school based project in Palestine together with Danish Red Cross
socialshareprivacy info icon