News & Updates

Church Leaders Get Mental Health Training in Nepal
Seventy-one informal care providers received training in basic mental health and trauma in August. Participants were among those responding after
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Back to School!
Back to School
The third and final term of the school year started today in Uganda. Here, the school year begins in February
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Children’s Trauma Healing in Sri Lanka
Twenty-seven leaders in Sri Lanka were trained this month as children’s trauma healing facilitators. In the week immediately following training, they applied
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Healing Takes Time
How can you help children who are struggling if they won’t talk about it?
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A Poem About AIDS
Students in Uganda have been writing about issues in their community. Gift, a primary 7 student, wrote this poem about
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God Heard Our Prayers
“I used to minimize God’s word by saying that God is a merciless person what happened to me and my
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Students in second term
School Update from Uganda
Students in Uganda are in the second term of school, halfway through the school year. The children are learning different
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A Story About School Drop Outs
Sweets, mobile phones, no rules . . . dropping out of school may seem tempting, but it's dangerous. Here's what
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Helping Children Cope with Grief
When the advanced church leader training in Benin was shortened, the Mental Health Team was able to spend time at
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Kamanzi is back as a teacher at Calvary Primary.
Back to School – as a Teacher!
Kamanzi started in the Bridges for Children program when he was 11 years old. Now he is returning - as
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Baby Finds Grace
New Book for Children Experiencing Grief and Trauma
Dr. Lyn Westman wrote Baby Finds Grace to help parents and other caregivers bring healing to children who suffer from
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Answers Amidst Suffering
Resourceful Magazine just released its Spring issue, which includes an article about the Ebola education project. The article called, “Answers
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