General Information

The Municipality of Strovolos has established in 1994 the Strovolos Municipality Multi-Functional Foundation, a non-profit foundation responsible for the development and implementation of Social Policy in the area of Strovolos.

The Foundation is subsidised mainly by the Municipality of Strovolos, the Social Welfare Services of the Ministry of Labour, Welfare and Social Insurance and relevant European programmes.

Under the framework of the Foundation, the following programs and activities of Social Policy function, which cover a wide spectrum of social services for various social groups in the local society of Strovolos:

Board Members

Board Members of Strovolos Municipal Multi-Functional Foundation

  1. Andreas Papacharalambous, Mayor/ President
  2. Georgios Hadjioannou Sifu/ Vice-President
  3. George Christodoulou, Deputy General Secretary/Foundation secretary
  4. Froso Georgiadou
  5. Lenia Kyriakidou
  6. Makis Symeou
  7. Chryso Polycarpou
  8. Antonis Kountouris
  9. Constantinos Parmaklis
  10. Savvas Agathokleous
  11. Savvas Constantinides
  12. Theodosia Hadjichloe
  13. Costas Sofroniou

Childcare Centres for Protection, Recreation and Education

After school services for primary school children and children of the preschool age (about 5), where specialized staff has the responsibility for: a) caring the children, b) offering lunch, c) organising a series of activities based on children’s need, such as, group games, drawing, pastry-cook lessons, gymnastic, tae kwo do, dancing, theatre, etc.

Childcare Centers are open from 13:00 until 18:00 daily.

During school and public holidays, Childcare Centres open early in the morning, 7:00 until 18:00.

For further information please contact thefollowing numbersof Childcare Center during working hours of the Centre, otherwise contact with the Coordinator of the Childcare Center Ms Maria Korre Charalambous at 22470375 from 7:30 until 15:00.

Daily center for Elderly People 22495272
Pernera Childcare Center 22511015
Stavros Childcare Center 22511055
Ayia Marina Childcare Center 99279400
Chryseleousa Childcare Center 22312978
Ayios Demetrios Childcare Center 22316525
Ayios Spyridonas Childcare Center 22513227
Archangelos Childcare Center 22592792
Acropolis Childcare Center 22378035
Constantinoupoleos Childcare Center 99320810
Apostolos Varnavas Childcare Center 99327970
Pefkios Georgiades Childcare Center 99024974
Apostolos Loucas Childcare Center 99288290
Dasoupolis Childcare Center 99352392

Daily Center for Eldery People

Caring and recruitment services for the elderly on a daily basis (gymnastic, handicraft and painting lessons, excursions, discussions on themes that the elderly have a particular interest, first – aid, water gymnastics, computer lessons, etc.)

Working hours:

Monday/Wednesday/Thursday/Friday:

8:00 – 12:30

Tuesday: (Traditional pasta and computers lessons)

8:00 – 12:30

&

15:00 – 17:30

Working hours could be adjusted according to needs and the program of activities.

For more information, please contact Ms Anna Philippou, at 22495272 during working hours of the Centre.

Counseling Centre

Free counselling services to citizens that face sociological and physiological problems. Particularly:

  • Mental health
  • Drug addiction
  • Pair conflicts
  • Individual and family support and psychotherapy
  • Legal advices
  • Speech and language therapy.

For more information, please contact us: 22511728, 22470374during working hours 7:30 until 15:00.

Children’s Camps

The Municipality has established its own camping site in the village of Dymes, in the Limassol District since 2010, and particularly at the Primary School of Dymes, which has been granted by the Ministry of Education and Culture and the Community Council of Dymes.

During the summer holidays, camps are organised for children that study at the sixth class of primary school. The site is also given when an approval is granted in various organised groups for the same purpose.

For more information, please contact Ms Maria Korre Charalambous, at 22470375 during working hours 7:30 until 15:00.

Training Programs with children and adults

Lectures and laboratories for parents and adults aiming at:

  • Educating parents in the use of more effective methods of growing up their children, as well as ways of handling them in daily matters, so as to create mature, happy, responsible and independent individuals.
  • Helping adults to solve their personal and family problems more effectively.

School Social Worker

The Ministry of Education and Culture, finances the employment of a School Social Worker by the Foundation at the Technical Faculty Blissful G’ and in the B’ Technical School Nicosia.

The basic goal of the School Social Worker is the advisory guidance and support of students that present antisocial behaviors at school, examining simultaneously the familial framework of students, with interventions with the family, when judged necessary.

Additional objective of the programme is the promotion of preventive interventions of students, for the acquisition of essential skills, for the right configuration of their personality, beyond the knowledge field.

For more information, please contact us: 22470374 or ksofokleous@strovolos.org.cy