The social cooperatives ("koispe") in Greece are legislated since 1999, as Mental Health Unit under the supervision of the Ministry of Health...
During the early 90’s in the Leros State Hospital, as a result of the general reforms in the psychiatric care, the first therapeutic activity units were established with main target the social and work rehabilitation of the patients.
Welcome to the website of KoiSPE, the first Social Cooperative in Greece
Here you will find information about the Social Cooperative Leros, the targets, history, activities a.o.
KoiSPE represents a new kind of social entrepreneurship, combining social targets and business strategies in order to offer solutions to the unemployment and social exclusion of people with psycho-social disabilities.
The ISO22000-certicicate for the Artemis Honey standardization is renewed for the coming 3 years. The food management inspection by DQS Hellas Ltd. Was completed successfully.
KoiSPE has started cooperation with Fortnum & Masons, a royal supplier of delicacies in London, with a famous store on the central Piccadilly Square, as well as an online shop.
Every year a few new projects which are financed by the European Leader+ Program are reviewed on their contribution to developments in rural areas.
Resume of the review: The honey project aims to bring the production and quality of the local thyme honey to a higher level.