Andre says people always seem to back away when the topic of mental health comes up. So he takes a proactive approach. As a pastor, when he sees signs someone may be struggling he initiates a conversation. If the person wants to talk, he listens. Sometimes people are holding grief […]
We are getting more requests for mental health training in all parts of the world, which is both heartbreaking and wonderful. Heartbreaking because so many people are suffering. People are displaced, abused, trapped in conflict and poverty and hopelessness. Yet, it is wonderful because people find hope and practical help […]
The mental health training team has been busy this year, training in 6 nations since the beginning of February.
“Now I can keep my all grain and harvest in the house, and all the family members are together!” This is the report from a farmer in Nuwakot district, where 88% of the homes were destroyed in Nepal’s 2015 earthquakes. Hope for Nepal used a grant from GlobalGiving to rebuild […]
The April 2015 earthquake destroyed 88% of the houses in the Nuwakot district of Nepal.
There has been significant progress in recent years, but children still suffer because of HIV/AIDS. Today’s report from UNICEF says adolescents, especially girls, are at the highest risk. Globally, an estimated 1,100 young women (aged 15–24 years) are infected with HIV every day. According to UNICEF, adolescent girls are disproportionately vulnerable […]
Today’s a great day to support mental health training for community workers in Africa and Asia! The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is matching donations to our global mental health training program until midnight tonight (November 29). Donations provide mental health training and counseling skills for community workers and church […]
“We give the food and love, but it’s not enough. Their need is inside.” Hannah cares for 64 orphaned children. She had just finished a TI training seminar.
October 10 is World Mental Health Day, a day to draw attention to the need for mental health care. The TI mental health team was recently in Nepal, where we followed up on church and community leaders equipped last year, and trained a new group of workers for Hope for […]
Homes in Nuwakot are being rebuilt after last year’s devastating earthquakes in Nepal.