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Together, we overcome loneliness – Red cross


May 6th 2021 @ 19:00







Together, we overcome loneliness – Red cross

The Faroe Islands Red Cross wants to set focus on challenges regarding loneliness and social isolation, which has never been more relevant then now the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Red Cross therefore launches the campaign ‘Together, we overcome loneliness’. Six events will take place around the country where Suni Poulsen, psychologist speaks about loneliness and challenges thereof, the Red Cross talks about the ‘Visitor service’ for the lonely and ‘the Family Network’ for migrants, Dragana Popovic tells her story of migration and loneliness, as well as a short film will be shown and live music performed.
Free entrance for the events and all are welcome.


19.00 Welcome
19.15 Loneliness– challenges and solutions by Suni Poulsen, psychologist
19.40 Vitjanartænastan (Visiting Service)
19.55 Shortfilm about the Visiting Service
20.00 Break incl. live performances and cofee/tea
20.15 Familjuvinir (The Family Network) (in English)
20.30 Personal story of Draganu Popovic, new to the Faroes (in English)
20.45 Meet Red Cross volunteers
21.00 Event ends

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