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Support Ukraine in Barcelona: A Call to Action by Casa Ucrania Foundation

Discover meaningful ways to support Ukrainians from Barcelona. Casa Ucrania Foundation guides you on donating, volunteering, and providing essential supplies. Join us in making an impact during these challenging times.


Discover meaningful ways to support Ukrainians from Barcelona. Casa Ucrania Foundation guides you on donating, volunteering, and providing essential supplies. Join us in making an impact during these challenging times.
Support Ukraine in Barcelona: How You Can Make a Difference with Casa Ucrania Foundation

Amidst the global challenges, the Casa Ucrania Foundation extends a heartfelt call to action from Barcelona. While Ukraine may be over 3,000 kilometers away, the impact of the ongoing situation resonates worldwide. This blog, regularly updated, aims to be your source for credible information on how you can contribute, offering varied ways to make a difference. For additional resources, check the website of the municipality of Barcelona.


Support for Refugees in Barcelona


The Barcelona Social Emergency and Urgent Care Centre (CUESB) has been a lifeline for Ukrainians in the city since the conflict's outbreak. Ukrainian citizens in Barcelona needing immediate assistance can dial 900 703 030. For international protection guidance, contact SAIER (Care Service for Immigrants, Emigrants, and Refugees).

Donations: Making an Impact Safely


One impactful way to help is by donating to organizations providing humanitarian aid in Ukraine. Several reliable charities facilitate efficient and safe aid distribution:


  • International Red Cross: Providing medical equipment, emergency preparation, clean water, food, and essentials.

  • United Help Ukraine: Dedicated to supplying medical supplies and humanitarian relief to the injured and their families.


  • UNHCR: Focused on collaborating to offer humanitarian assistance to the most vulnerable.


  • CARE International: Teaming up with 'People in Need' to provide immediate help to those affected.


Donating Essential Supplies in Barcelona


The Ukrainian community in Barcelona has set up collection points across the city for food donations and essential materials. You can contribute at:


  • Associació “Sonrisas de Ucrania” (Gala Korolyova): Rbla. Santa Mònica, 9, Barcelona (church), Every day, from 9 am to 7.30 pm.


  • Asociación “Djerelo” (Olha Dzyuban): C/ Enric Bargés, 9, Barcelona (near Sants Estació), Saturdays, from 3 to 6 pm.


  • Associació Taras Shevchenko (Joan Cerezo): C/ Josep Miquel Quintana 69, Esplugues, Monday to Friday, 10 am to 2 pm and 3 pm to 8 pm.


Medical Aid: What to Donate


Not all mentioned medicines are readily available in Spain. Consult your local pharmacy for guidance. Suggested items include painkillers, decompression needles, bandages, thermal blankets, and specific medicines like insulin for type 1 diabetes.


Social Media Literacy: Verify Your Sources


Amidst the vast information online, exercise caution and verify sources when sharing information about the situation in Ukraine. Check for reliability and authenticity using a checklist.


Host Refugees: Extend Your Hospitality


For those able to provide accommodation, register at ICanHelp.host or email llars.acollida@bcn.cat to offer shelter or volunteer. Engage with relevant Facebook groups like "Acogida de ucranianos en España" for hosting Ukrainians arriving in Spain.


Stay the Night Campaign: Hotels for Humanity


Support Ukrainian refugees by encouraging hotels, hostels, and lodging providers to participate in the Stay the Night campaign. This initiative aims to connect lodging providers with organizations aiding refugees on the ground.



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