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VISIT OF THE GENERAL SECRETARY OF SOCIAL SOLIDARITY AND COMBATING POVERTY AT THE LIGHTHOUSE FOR THE BLIND OF GREECE  

On October 15th, in the context of the celebration of the International Day of the White Cane, the General Secretary of Social Solidarity and Combating Poverty, Mr Stamatis Georgios, visited the Lighthouse for the Blind of Greece, along with his Legal Adviser, Mrs Brousa Konstantina. 

During this honorary visit, a meeting was held with the President of the Board of Directors, Mr Mpasias Emmanuel, the Vice President, Mrs Roukoutaki Georgia and the Manager of Social Welfare and Development, Mrs Mila Georgia. In this context, there was a tour at the facilities and departments of the association, with a special stopover of course at the Tactual Museum, where there were special thematic tours carried out, related to ancient Athens, in the context of public awareness actions due to the International White Cane Day. 

Mr Stamatis was informed about the importance of the white cane and the autonomous and safe movement of blind citizens, as well as the uniqueness of the mission and the critical issues that concern the Lighthouse of the Blind of Greece. After the meeting, they congratulated the Lighthouse of the Blind of Greece for its rich and multiply beneficial action and pledged to support his work in every way.