In March 2020, the Down Syndrome Albania with the help of the Global Albanians Foundation started a campaign on helping with food packages, the families who had a person with disabilities and were struggling with financial issues due to COVID-19.
During that period Down Syndrome Albania has successfully aided 320 families and people with disabilities during COVID-19 as well as those impacted by the disastrous earthquake in Albania, by delivering essential food and hygienic supplies to those most in need.
With the support of GAF, Down Syndrome Albania supported 85 families, 50 of which were also part of the families victims of the earthquake.
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The families were from: Shkodra, Durrës, Mat District, Korca and rural areas of Tirana.