Yesterday I joined our midwife, Cecilia, and our translator, Selsabel, as NPI opened operations at the Elpída Home for Refugees. When we first entered, I was blown away by the facility. Unlike Sindos and Kalochori where each family occupies a tent, at Elpída each family has its own room within the building. The space is […]
My second day with NPI gave me a better idea about the ever-changing situation at the camps in Thessaloniki and how much the families living there appreciate our work. In Sindos, today the military staff was changing the location of the Baby Hammam tent, so we were unable to give the baby baths. Several mothers […]
Today was just my first day working with Nurture Project International, and I am already in awe of the welcoming nature and appreciation from the people we serve. When we first arrived at the Sindos camp we were greeted by Amal, a 2 1/2 year old ball of sunshine who ran over to give us […]
We love our IBCLCs! Our director Brooke was interviewed for Lactation Matters, a blog by the International Lactation Consultant Association. “It is important to make sure that you are properly informed before you send people into the field, doing a comprehensive assessment is imperative,” says Bauer, determined to avoid duplication of efforts. She focuses on […]
Written by NPI Volunteer Sandi Oh my, I have no idea where to begin this post. Maybe last week. When I met Bashar for the first time. Bashar is a computer engineer from Syria. His wife, a medical student.[quote_left]We were looking up and saw the bomb being dropped on our neighborhood and I knew that […]
This video answers the questions: Why do they have to leave? Why can’t they just stay where they are? The city of Homs, Syria.
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