The Youth Center of Epirus (YC Epirus) is a non-profit organisation located in Ioannina, in the heart of the Epirus region, Greece. It hosts departments of youth and adult adult non-formal education and asylum seeker integration.
The young adult center in Kaplani 10, Ioannina is open to public during every study year. The center is an an open space for all young adults who look for non-formal education, opportunities and fun! YC Epirus offers activities related to volunteerism, non-formal education, social inclusion and cultural awareness. Our international team combined of volunteers and youth workers implement various courses and workshops, informative and cultural events for youth and young adults; everyone is welcome to join our team and share their ideas!
YC Epirus organizes and participates also in international educational projects such as youth exchanges, training courses, seminars and research and capacity building projects, mainly under the Erasmus+ programme, giving each year the opportunity of receiving non-formal education to hundreds of young adults. In addition, the center hosts Europe Direct Information Center where regional society can receive information related to EU opportunities, grants, citizen rights, etc.
YC Epirus asylum seeker integration department operates local and regional projects that provide accommodation, integration, health care, educational and other support to asylum seekers in Epirus region. This department operates at Mesologiou 29, Kaplani 10 and Aspraggeli Ioannina.