Vatra Psycho-Social Center has since 1999 worked with the aim to prevent trafficking in human beings, prevent domestic and gender-based violence and to empower victims of these phenomena through information, education, advocacy, and social residential and community services in Albania. The main activities are focused on:
Preventing trafficking in human beings, violence and sexual abuse through awareness raising campaigns. Identification of human trafficking victim through outreach work. Reintegration services for victims such as providing shelter & security and medical-, psycho-social-, legal- and educational support. They also provide access to justice support for victims and capacity building for state and non-state employees and lobbying and advocacy to government institutions to improve and implement legislation for the protection of victim’s rights.