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Families Partners
80 Montessori toys created by volunteers in Slovakia for children from vulnerable families

For the second year in a row, Generali Slovakia volunteers lend their hand for The Human Safety Net Families’ program

Families Partners Czech Republic
Time means more than money: the story of Anna

Along with other colleagues, Anna, an IT security specialist at Generali Česká pojišťovna, is engaged as volunteer for Vita et Futura Children’s Center in Prague. Since the beginning, Anna has supported the Centre many times, bringing her ideas and passion for helping the children.

Refugee startups
Lots of entrepreneurs have had to reinvent themselves, and they’ve managed to do it

When lockdown hit Paris, both Carlos and Sina had to reinvent their work: as a social entrepreneur, Carlos and his colleagues needed to find new sources of income while Sina, who is in charge of the incubator for refugee entrepreneurs in Montreuil worked out how to keep supporting their 26 start-ups even if the incubator was closed.

Families Partners
We are all going through this unique experience, and we need to find solutions together

When lockdown started Noémie and her team needed to “invent” new ways to maintain the relationship with the families they help at the family center. They managed to do this creating a What’s App group, ensuring families are regularly contacted and keeping on with the routine as much as possible, including celebrating birthdays. Have a look at the full interview with Noemie, in charge of the Maison de Familles in Vaulx-en-Valin, one of The Human Safety Net Families partners in France.

Families Events
Hong Kong joins the movement

The journey has begun! In June, Generali Hong Kong and Generali Asia with THSN NGO partner OneSky held the THSN kick-off meeting, marking the beginning of THSN for Families program activities. Hong Kong is the 22nd country joining The Human Safety Net.

Families Partners
The Centre and Casa Zoe have become like a family to us

For Simona, coming to the THSN partner Mission Bambini centre in Moncalieri (Turin) is like being part of a big family: it gave her the chance to meet other mums and dads, to get advice on bringing up her child, and to share snacks, stories and games with her daughter. And she is pleased with the progress Greta is making.

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