SIEMACHA Association is one of the biggest social organisations in Poland, distinguished by its system of support strategy, network structure of activities and strong institutional identity. The Association develops a network of modern institutions that offer young people the right conditions for dynamic personal and social growth.
On the 21st of December 2014 the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, officially opened the Modern Children Home in Odporyszów close to Tarnów. SIEMACHA Association known for bold implementation of social innovation has combined round-the-clock care, day care and a sports swimming pool in one institution. Soon, in the spring of 2015, the complex in Odporyszów will be supplemented by a Centre of Equestrian Sports as well as a multi-purpose court with hybrid lighting. 300 people will use the facilities every day.
For nearly 23 years, the SIEMACHA Association has built youth communities that make use of a network of educational, sports, and therapeutic centres. SIEMACHA is Poland’s largest civic organisation, strongly distinguished by its ideological identity (see: Ideas) and a clear institutional structure. Every day, the Association provides care for more than 2000 young people who – under the watchful eye of teachers and tutors – build lasting peer relations, gain new skills, and learn to be responsible.