Nepal

Multi Discipline Medical Camp – Nepal

Multi Discipline Medical Camp – Nepal

The fact that human beings are complex living beings demands that their body and mind be catered to during any medical visit or camp. This very fact guided us to organize a one-day multi-disciplinary medical visit at Srijanshil rehabilitation and special education school for the disabled located in Chandragiri. The school has almost 20 students with different yet unique needs, and most of them belong to a family of economically disadvantaged sections of society.

Joe FisherMulti Discipline Medical Camp – Nepal
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Community Mapping and Progression of Water Project

The water project that GFF Helps is supporting in Teneghare Kavre is one of the most ambitious one in that, if the project comes to fruition it can help each villager have their water needs satisfied without having the women to carry loads of water each morning and travel miles. The project will require involvement and support of the community stakeholders and the villagers to dig, build and establish water pipes in the village.

Willyn CarrascalCommunity Mapping and Progression of Water Project
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Mental Health Awareness Sessions

Mental Health Awareness Sessions

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the normal stressors of life have become more than bearable for a few vulnerable populations, that can result in chronic stress. If this chronic stress goes unattended or unidentified, it can lead to long term mental health problems, thereby reducing the productivity of the community people.

Joe FisherMental Health Awareness Sessions
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Evoking Imagination & Creativity through Digital Advocacy and Wallpainting

Evoking Imagination & Creativity through Digital Advocacy and Wallpainting
Balkumari school Crossword Wall
On 10th November 2020, the GFF HELPS Nepal team, CDS, and CSN held a meeting with a total of 28 students of Shree Balkumari Basic School to orient them about precautionary measures against COVID-19, cybercrime and the concept of mural painting.

Willyn CarrascalEvoking Imagination & Creativity through Digital Advocacy and Wallpainting
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Empowering Women and Supporting Children with Additional Needs

Empowering Women and Supporting Children with Additional Needs
ONE DAY WORKSHOP TO TRAIN WOMEN TO PREPARE COVID-19 KITS. 

Many people have lost their jobs during COVID-19. Women in particular felt this impact which has not only affected themselves but also their families. This has inspired GFF HELPS Nepal to create a project that will develop valuable skills and can become a new source of income.

Willyn CarrascalEmpowering Women and Supporting Children with Additional Needs
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Volunteering in Nepal

Volunteering in Nepal

No one has ever become poor from giving.” – Anne Frank.

December 5th marks the International Volunteer Day and the theme “Together We Can Through Volunteering” fits rightly so. Having been in Kathmandu Valley for almost a year and witnessing the transition of Covid-19 phases has indeed been a humbling and enriching experience. The very process of all the volunteers of GFF Helps International coming together from various parts of the world and joining hands to create a difference in our own initiatives towards the country that we have volunteered has been a fulfilling experience.

Willyn CarrascalVolunteering in Nepal
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Srijanshil Rehabilitation & Special Education School For People With Additional Needs

Srijanshil Rehabilitation & Special Education School For People With Additional Needs
GFF HELPS has been visiting Srijanshil Rehabilitation and Special Education School for the Disabled and working closely with the children. Through the method of storytelling, children with disability were engaged in creative sessions like painting, dancing, music and film screening.

Willyn CarrascalSrijanshil Rehabilitation & Special Education School For People With Additional Needs
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International Sign Language Day

International Sign Language Day
International Sign Language Day is celebrated on 23rd September every year. The theme for the International Day of Sign Languages 2020 is “Sign Languages are for Everyone“. The World Federation of the Deaf (WFD) has issued a Global Leaders Challenge to promote the use of sign languages by local, national, and global leaders. Keeping this theme, GFF Nepal, GFF India and GFF Philippines got together to celebrate the day. During the weekend i.e. 26th and 27th September, storytelling sessionwere  held where GFF HELPS Philippines Local Representative, Miss Lady Peace Remaneses who is a volunteer with Deaf community in her hometown taught children an American sign language.  

Willyn CarrascalInternational Sign Language Day
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