Volkshilfe is founded. It operates in all federal states.
In Upper Austria, Volkshilfe helps people in need.
District groups are opened in Bad Ischl, Linz, Grieskirchen, Linz, Urfahr, Rohrbach, Steyr and Wels.
Volkshilfe starts up a lottery. Tickets are sold. You can win something.
Volkshilfe gives the money from the tickets to people in Austria and abroad, who are in need.
There is large flooding. Volkshilfe helps people in need due to the floods.
There is a people’s uprising in Hungary. This means that the people are in conflict with the government.
Many people flee to Austria. Volkshilfe gives these people clothes and food.
Volkshilfe opens a kindergarten in Linz.
More and more older people need help. Volkshilfe holds parties for older people. It also organises excursions.
Volkshilfe takes on young people to look after the older people.
Volkshilfe organises relaxing holidays for older people and for children.
Volkshilfe opens a day nursery in Linz. This is a place where children can go after school.
More and more older people are cared for.
Older people with little money are given shopping coupons by Volkshilfe.
Volkshilfe helps children in other countries like Afghanistan, Nicaragua, Somalia and the Western Sahara.
The project is called “Austria Package”.
Volkshilfe continues with its lottery and collects donations.
Volkshilfe starts to look after older people in their homes. This is called mobile care for the elderly.
Volkshilfe begins to help people who are fleeing from their homeland and come to Austria.
This activity is called care for refugees and migrants.
The Volkshilfe Bazaar is founded. This area is later called Arbeitswelt (world of work).
Items of clothing are collected, washed and resold. Cleaning cloths are also made.
They are made by people, who have had no work for a long time.
Volkshilfe opens the Löwenzahn children’s club in Ried.
Volkshilfe opens the women’s refuge in Linz.
Volkshilfe founds the lebensART. The lebensART looks after people with disabilities.
Volkshilfe holds the “Night of Diversity” for the first time. This is a ball for all people in Linz.
The first integration office is opened in Wels.
This office makes sure that people from Austria and other countries can live together well.
The Office for Barrier-free Building and Living is founded.
The first home for older people is opened in Linz. The project is called “Assisted Living”.