The mission of the Emili Aregak Center of Caritas Aregak Foundation is to help children and youth with disabilities in Gyumri live more healthy, independent and integrated lives through socialization activities and a range of therapies, including physiotherapy, art therapy, ergotherapy, music therapy, psychological therapy and speech therapy. The neediest children also have access to transportation services and meals. Through the program “Nine Steps to the Labor Market,” young adults with disabilities are supported through trainings, seminars, social events and employment initiatives. The Emili Aregak Center is co-financed by the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs of the government of the Republic of Armenia. It was co-founded by Armenian Caritas and Caritas Austria.