General information on Italy


SOS Children's Villages has been present in Italy since 1956, when an SOS Holiday Camp was built in the north of the country. Shortly after, the organisation started working with local children and their families in the town of Trento, in the north of Italy. At present SOS Children's Villages supports children, young people and families in seven places in Italy. At present there are six SOS Children's Villages in Italy, six SOS Youth Facilities, one SOS Kindergarten, four SOS Social Centres and the international SOS Holiday Camp Caldonazzo.

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