Armenian Red Cross Society

Who is responsible for psychosocial support (PSS)?

Naira Yerkanyan, Psychologist, PSS Focal Point


Contact for PSS

Naira Yerkanyan

Phone: +374 95 55 03 80

Fax: +974 60 52 50 54

e-mail: nairayerkanyan(at)



Website of the national society or PSS



Field of psychosocial support at the moment

  • Children’s Resilience Program for Syrian refugee children in schools (Children’s resilience workshops in schools elaborated by the IFRC PS Centre)
  • Psycho-social support to elderly refugees and children from Azerbaijan living in dormitories since 1989 (psychological assistance to volunteers working with elderly and children, conducting integration clubs for refugee children) .
  • PSS trainings for Disaster Management staff members and volunteers.
  • TB project including psycho-social support meetings for beneficiaries and trainings for nurses.
  • Psychological assistance to volunteers involved in ''HIV prevention in Armenia '' program in the implementation procedure of CRP (Children's Resilience Program) workshops with HIV positive children.  
  • Individual and group consultations and trainings for refugee women.



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