The Municipality of Athens has put into operation three air-conditioned rooms to protect the vulnerable groups of the city from the high temperatures.
The air-conditioned areas, which will remain open until the end of the phenomenon and will have opening hours from 8.00 until 21.00, are the folowing:
1. Friendship Club "The Ascension of the Lord", Heldrich 15, New World,
Contact Phone: 210.9240403.
2. Kolokynthos Friendship Club, Aimonos 9 & Astros,
Contact Phone: 210.5140877.
3. Lamprini Friendship Club, 63 Ialemou
Contact telephone: 210.2933857.
On the premises All health and safety rules laid down under the Covid National Public Health Agency guidelines will be strictly adhered to. . The use of a mask will be mandatory During the entire stay of the citizens in the space, the minimum distance of one and a half meter (1,5) between the persons will be observed, while the maximum number of persons per space will not exceed 30 persons.
For their best service, those interested can contact in advance:
- or directly with the Friendship Club they are interested in
- either with the Citizen Service Line 1595,
- or with the call center of the Municipality of Athens: 210 5277000.
Parallel, the streetwork groups of the Reception and Solidarity Center of the Municipality of Athens (K.Y.A.D.A.) with additional shifts, will continue their work intensively and hot days. During their on-site interventions in the homeless population, streetwork teams will offer cool water and basic necessities, will inform about the operation of the air-conditioned areas available to the Municipality and will give instructions for their protection from the heat.