Ministry of Detainees and Ex-Detainees Affairs


General Information


Type of Organization:

Governmental

Acronym:

Governorate:

Bethlehem (Branch Office)

Establishment Year:

1995

Address:

Bethlehem / Al Jabal street-Central Market road

Telephone:

02-2741642

Website:

www.freedom.ps

Fax:

02-2428529

E-mail:

info@freedom.ps

Person in Charge

Name:

Munketh Mohammad Abu Atwan

Position:

Director

Telephone:

02-2741642

Mobile:

0598584852

E-mail:

info@freedom.ps

Staff:

Psychologist (5) Social Worker (5) Vocational Specialist (5)

Mission & Goals


Mission:

The Ministry of Prisoners' Affairs and ex-prisoners works on the liberation of all Palestinian prisoners from Israeli prisons and jails and keep their cause active, on both, Arab and international levels, and make it a national priority to any solutions in the future. Also, to provide appropriate services, and a decent life for prisoners and ex-prisoners and detainees and their families.


Goals:

1 - Work on liberating all prisoners and detainees from Israeli prisons.
2 - Ensure a decent life for prisoners and care for their children and their families.
3 - Rehabilitation and reintegration of ex-detainees in the Palestinian society.
4 - Grab the international legal status for prisoners and detainees.
5 - Developing and raising and improving the internal capacity of the Ministry.

Services / Activities


Type of the Services / Activities:

1-Individual Psychological Counseling 2-Case Management
3-Including Psychosocial Considerations in Education 4-Group Psychological Counseling
5-Advocacy 6-Structured Activities for Psychosocial Supports
7-Including Psychosocial Considerations in Protection Activities 8-Vocational Rehabilitation

Time of implementation:

Morning

Place of implementation:

CenterCommunityOther

Geographical Distribution of the Services / Activities:

CityVillageCamp

Cost of the services provided:

FreeHealth Insurance