Psychosocial department provides support to displaced people and vulnerable migrants, focusing on their general well-being, both personal and within their community, as well as their knowledge and skills to live successfully in Cairo. The role of psychosocial caseworkers is to work alongside their clients, and conduct assessments of their strengths and resources to help them think of ways to solve their problems and relieve stress. Recent developments have made it possible to expand the psychosocial support provided by focusing on developing the skills and knowledge of displaced youth.
Clients can approach the StARS psychosocial office and receive information, advice, referrals, or urgent assistance. They might also benefit from longer-term support from one of the many psychosocial programs, including: