Our only consolation throughout the tragedy of the Athens fires, is that the human spirit can shine in times like these. Our thoughts go out to all those affected, and our gratitude is with all of those who come with aid in hand.

Friends in London who want to help those in Greece affected by the tragic fires:

There are 2 collection points for clothes and shoes, canned and dry food, medicine (especially antiseptics and treatment for burns) and personal hygiene products. These will be sent to Greece asap. The collection points are:

– St Mary’s Hospital – Praed St, Paddington, London W2 1NY – Maternity Ultrasound Reception -Cambridge Wing

– Queen Charlotte Hospital , Du Cane Rd, White City, London W12 0HS- Maternity Ultrasound Reception

The collection hours are 9am to 4pm Monday to Friday (not weekends) – please don’t go before or after these times, as your items will not be collected. If you need any help once you reach the collection points, please contact via email: sofia.katrantzi@nhs.net