The project INTERVIR seeks to reduce the risks of social exclusion by INTEGRATING the individual into the family, the workplace and the community; by PROVIDING INFORMATION and GUIDANCE in the fields of intervention (health, housing, employment, education, etc.) suitable to each situation; SUPPORTING individuals in the fulfilment of their life project.


Assistance, referral and social aid to underprivileged families.

Food support – Mercearia no Centro (Grocer’s at the Centre)

Furniture store

Tutoring Classes
For children belonging to families who receive support from the Centre. They take place every Saturday morning during the school year with a team of volunteers.

Legal Support

Pharmacy Support

Social Canteen
Daily meal service, delivered at home or at the Centre, for individuals and families with low income, the elderly, the unemployed, people with disabilities and/or difficulties in getting a job, under the PEA – Programa de Emergência Alimentar (Food emergency programme) – Cantina Social – resulting from the protocol established with the Instituto da Segurança Social, IP (Social Security Institute).




Partnerships/entities that support this project:

Cascais Mais Solidário – A More Solidary Cascais
(Câmara Municipal de Cascais)

Zero desperdício- Zero Waste 
(Dar e Acordar Association / Câmara Municipal de Cascais)

Programa de emergência Alimentar – Social Canteen
(Social Security)

PCAAC – Programa Comunitário de Ajuda Alimentar a Carenciados – Food distribution programme for the most deprived persons of the Community 
(Social Security)

Banco Alimentar Contra a Fome – Food bank against hunger

Banco Farmacêutico – Pharmaceutical bank

Farmácia Progresso – Pharmacy Progresso

Intervir - Frequently Asked Questions

I do not live in Carcavelos, can I have the support of the Community Center?

The Center only assists and supports the social cases of the territory of Carcavelos.

What are the days and hours of service?

Monday – 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday – 2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.


Joana Levita

Joana Levita

Isabel Botelho

Isabel Botelho
social services technician


Monday – 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Wednesdays – 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.