Eastern Europe

Crosscause Infographic

Posted by on Apr 27, 2017 in Eastern Europe, Success Stories, West Africa | 0 comments

Crosscause Infographic

This is an infographic about Crosscause and its work in Romania and Ghana.

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February Day Centre Birthdays

Posted by on Mar 12, 2016 in Eastern Europe, Featured, Recent Updates, Success Stories | 0 comments

February Day Centre Birthdays

As our Day Centre family has grown, it has become impossible to celebrate everyone’s Birthday individually. Therefore we have decided to have a party every month to celebrate ALL the Birthday’s for that month! Last week we celebrated the February Birthday’s with a massive cake, singing, dancing and lots of fun! ...

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Valentine’s Day 2016

Posted by on Mar 12, 2016 in Eastern Europe, Featured, Recent Updates, Success Stories | 0 comments

Valentine’s Day 2016

Today we had our traditional Valentine’s Party and took the opportunity to show how our residents have progressed under the love and care of our dedicated staff. We played different games that showed improvement in various skills such as colour matching, counting, dexterity and mobility, all in a fun environment and with calming music in the background. We then enjoyed delicious home-made, heart-shaped cakes followed by a disco.   ...

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“Don’t Abandon school!”

Posted by on Feb 12, 2016 in Eastern Europe, Featured, Recent Updates, Success Stories | 0 comments

“Don’t Abandon school!”

We are five months in to our project to prevent school abandonment and we are really pleased with the progress we’ve made. We are working with 14 children who are currently in their final year at the village school. At the end of the school year they will take national exams in Romanian and Maths and their results determine which high school (if at all) they get a place in. We are offering weekly free tuition in these two subjects to give them a better chance of passing the exams and thus getting a place in High School. We are also offering them group therapy sessions to help them prepare for the transition from village school to town school plus we have been...

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Happy New Year 2016

Posted by on Jan 4, 2016 in Eastern Europe, Featured, Recent Updates, Success Stories | 0 comments

Happy New Year 2016

We would like to wish all our friends a very Happy New Year and thank you for all your support. Thanks to you all 2015 was an amazing year and here are just some of the highlights of 2015…. Our Special Needs Residents;  kept progressing and developing every day, all benefitted from regular massages, speech therapy,  occupational therapy, reflexology and regular sessions in our specialised sensory room. have participated (and won certificates) in a number of national art  and craft competitions. enjoyed regular cultural and educational day trips. participated in a number of Charitable events (a sponsored run for a children’s cancer hospital, an autism...

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Exhibition August 2015

Posted by on Aug 7, 2015 in Eastern Europe, Featured, Recent Updates, Success Stories | 0 comments

Exhibition August 2015

Today some of our talented Day Centre children attended an exhibition of their work at the library in our nearest town, Tecuci. They all loved seeing their work on display and were all awarded with a certificate! Afterwards our lovely Irish volunteers, Laura, Meabh and Dervla treated the gang to ice-cream in the local park ...

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