communal laundry

Social entrepreneurs
Type of the organization / person: Social entrepreneurs

The laundry facility was created under the project "Global Initiative in Psychiatry - Sofia" with the financial support of the Embassy of the Netherlands` Kingdom in Sofia in 2010 and now has the necessary permits.The plant is equipped with small washing machines and dryers, which are thoroughly disinfected after each use, only quality preparations of world-recognized manufacturers are used, and this ensures cleanliness, freshness and long-term use of processed garments, bedclothes, tablecloths and more.The laundry services include: transport, laundry, ironing, as well as the possibility of subscription service. Orders are executed and delivered carefully packed within 1-3 days of the date of receipt of the order.CauseGreen Public Laundry is a social enterprise for the benefit of people with mental disabilities and their direct environments - for their full and autonomous existence through the creation of employment opportunities.Revenue from laundry activity is reinvested in achieving social impact on people from vulnerable groups - providing employment, improving their living standards, creating conditions for developing their capacity as individuals despite the effects of the disease.Besides the specific activities related to the operation of the washing machine, Green also aims to implement a rehabilitation program whose role is to support the creation of a supportive environment enabling people with mental health problems to acquire and develop skills for Search and retention.

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