community team new year celebrations

  Dancing & Singing at the New Year's Party   The community portage team organised a fantastic New Year party for children and families who receive Portage in Ryazan. 10 children and their parents joined the team for the fun-filled afternoon of games, drawing, singing and a performance, by the portage workers, of a traditional Russian Christmas...

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winter 2011 newsletter

We hope you enjoy reading the most recent copy of our Newsletter packed with updates about our work, successes and future plans!

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spring 2011

spring 2011

Joint Dietitian and Speech & Language Therapist’s visit to Ryazan Himali de Silva and Sue Williams visited Ryazan in March 2011, read their account of this fast paced and hugely successful...

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summer 2010

summer 2010

Alison Snape, a volunteer Physiotherapist, lived and worked in Russia for 3 months this summer. She said it was “one of the most valuable experiences of my life”. Below are some exerts of her reports as a taster of what she got up to and some of her fantastic achievements. My programme for the first month has been mainly in the baby home. Having spent a week with Jo generally getting...

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december 2009

december 2009

ThePromise Volunteer Project has seen some interesting and exciting developments in the past year and is becoming more specialised in response to the needs of both the staff and children in Russia. The project aims to recruit and support volunteers willing to share their specialist knowledge and expertise with the staff, children and families in Russia. ThePromise is very lucky to be able to call...

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june 2009

june 2009

Working with the mobile children in Room 4, Yelatma “I did not believe that working with the children in Room 4 was going to make any difference to them at all but the changes I have seen are very big! Now I believe it is worth the effort”‘ Quote from Maria, Head Nurse at Yelatma orphanage, Corpus 3. I became very emotional when Maria said these words to me as this is exactly...

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