Alitena is a small town to the north of Adigrat city on the Eritrean border. The Daughters of Charity run a number of projects in Alitena including a Kindergarten, a women’s development programme, a clinic and a hostel for young girls. They also provide support to the elderly and outreach to the youth in the area.
The Vincentian Fathers also have a parish and other social projects in Alitena.
VLM are not currently looking for volunteers for projects in Alitena.