Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies

 
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 1 donation
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Giving Hope to Derrick and Fidelis
    By - Sherry Waweru - Impact Assessment Officer
    St Andrews Baby Unit has remained to be a safe haven for babies and toddlers from newborn to 3 years. It has continued to protect, love and provide shelter and care for babies who have been orphaned, abandoned or neglected. From our last update, we informed you about the admission of four children who were brought in as...
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 3 donations
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 2 donations
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 3 donations
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 7 donations
    • 5 months ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Arrivals and Departures At St. Andrews Baby Unit
    By - Sherry Waweru - Impact Assessment Officer
    St. Andrews Baby Unit provides shelter and care for up to 15 babies from newborn to 3 years who have been orphaned, abandoned or neglected. The year 2015 began well at the Baby Unit with all children making significant progress on growth and development. We have dedicated house mothers led by Matron Lucy who are doing...
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 3 donations
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 6 donations
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 24 donations
    • 8 months ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Seasons Greetings from the St Andrews Baby Unit
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Fundraising and Communications Officer
    Seasons Greetings from Vision Africa and the team at the St Andrews Baby Unit! Following on from our last update, we are delighted to tell you that little John has now been placed with his adoptive family. It always amazes me how quickly the children from the unit have taken to their new parents in these situations. On the...
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 16 donations
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 2 donations
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 4 donations
    • 11 months ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Happy Endings
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Fundraising and Communications Officer
    It's always good to share good news so we thought we would share this with you!! Over the past few weeks, two little boys from the St Andrews Baby Unit have been placed with local adoptive families. Peter is almost three years old and was found abandoned in a rented room when he was five months. His family was never traced....
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 76 donations
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Throw Back Thursday
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Fundraising and Communications Officer
    Thursdays have become famous for the #TBT hashtag - Throw Back Thursday so we thought we'd look through our old photos and provide updates on a couple of little ones. First up is Ann. Ann was 4 months old and just 3.5kgs when she was brought in to the St Andrews Baby Unit. Her mother passed away from a heart defect shortly...
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Progress and Preparing for the Next Steps
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Fundraising and Communications Officer
    The baby unit is currently at capacity with fifteen children under its care. There haven’t been any new arrivals since our last update but progress has definitely been made. Little ones Grace and Ann are now crawling and Natasha whose smiling face appeared in the last update is now sitting up and trying to crawl....
    • 1 year ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Mother of the Year
    By - Kirsty - Fundraising and Communications Officer
    With Mother's Day coming up this Sunday, 11th May, we thought we would share some wonderful news! Yesterday, Matron Lucy from the St Andrews Baby Unit in Kandara travelled to Nairobi to collect an award. Local company Bidco Oil Refineries ran a competition on Facebook to find Kenya's "Mother of the Year". Lucy was nominated...
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has made updates to their project page.
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Saving an Angel (and a John)
    By - Kirsty - Fundraising and Communications Officer
    We have been overwhelmed by the generosity of our supporters through GlobalGiving since our last update in December. At that time we told you of three new babies that had been brought in to the St Andrews Baby Unit and have a safe, loving home thanks to your donations. Since then, the unit has welcomed another two little...
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Christmas Greetings from The St Andrews Baby Unit
    By - Kirsty - Project Leader
    It has been another great year for the St Andrews Baby Unit in Kandara. The unit has had a makeover and looks much brighter with new flooring and a fresh coat of paint. This has lifted the spirits of the staff and the children who love the new environment. Three of the older children from the unit have been attending the...
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Be The Spark for the Baby Unit
    By - Kirsty - Project Leader
    Things are going well at the St Andrews Baby Unit with twelve infants currently under the care of Mother Lucy and her time. The children are all making good progress. Ann has started attending the Baby Class in the nursery school set up by Vision Africa in the grounds of Kandara Children's Home where the Baby Unit is also...
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      ANN amazing what wonderful work you are doing to give these children a chance
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 50 donations
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    New Look and New Way to Cook
    By - Kirsty - Project Leader
    As we mentioned in our last report, the St Andrews Baby Unit was ready for the final stages of a makeover and the installation of a biogas system. We are happy to report that both of these have been successfully completed. The unit looks fantasic after a fresh coat of paint. One of the former residents, Newton, decided he...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    2013 - A Great Year So Far!!
    By - Kirsty - Project Leader
    The number 13 might be unlucky for some but 2013 is off to a great start for the St Andrews Baby Unit. Having been open for five years and home to more than thirty little ones, the unit was in need of a facelift. One of our volunteers fundraised to allow us to put terrazo flooring on the outdoor and covered play area, the...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Season's Greetings from St Andrews Baby Unit
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    The festive season is upon us once again! It's a time when we reflect on the year gone by and look forward to what's in store for the coming year. At the St Andrews Baby Unit, we have been delighted to see children being adopted in to loving families this year. In total, four children have now been placed with local...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    News from St Andrews Baby Unit
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    Things have been quiet at the St Andrews Baby Unit for the past few months in that there have been no new arrivals. However, with twelve young children under their care, quiet is not a word that is often associated with the baby unit! The children are doing well under the care of Matron Lucy and her team. Lucy tells us that...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 62 donations
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Changing Faces and a Challenge for Sustainability
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    Since our last update, the St Andrews Baby Unit has had another new arrival. A little boy, estimated to be about five months old was found in a house in the local area. It is thought that he had been on his own for two days after his mother ran off and left him. He is now under the care of Matron Lucy and her team. Another...
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has made updates to their project page.
    • 3 years ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Happy Endings and New Beginnings
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    There is never a quiet day in the St Andrews Baby Unit…as you can imagine with so many small babies and toddlers. The last few weeks have been exceptionally busy and have seen some exciting changes. The unit welcomed in two new toddlers a few weeks ago. One already had two brothers living at Kandara Children’s...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    December 2011 Update from St Andrews Baby Unit
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    Looking back, 2011 has been a great year for the St Andrews Baby Unit it Kenya and as the year draws to a close, it is ending on a high note. Since the unit opened its doors at the end of 2007, the aim has always been to provide shelter for babies and infants who have been orphaned, abandoned, neglected or are in need of...
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has made updates to their project page.
    • 4 years ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Happy Times
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    Happy news to share – as reported in our last update, a local family had expressed interest in adopting a child from the St Andrews Baby Unit. The process took a lot longer than anticipated but a few weeks ago, the paperwork was signed off and the new parents collected their little one and took him home to start his...
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 112 donations
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    St Andrews Baby Unit Shares Good News
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    Last month saw the St Andrews Baby Unit hit its capacity of fifteen babies with the arrival of Priscillah – a one month old little girl whose mother has been unable to take care of her since she was born. Priscillah is a very healthy little girl and has been doing well since she arrived to occupy the last available...
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    St Andrews Baby Unit starts 2011 on a high!
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    Greetings from the St. Andrews Baby Unit in Kandara, Kenya! 2011 has started well for the baby unit after they ended 2010 on a high. The unit is based in the grounds of Kandara Children’s Home which has a recent tradition of an outing for the children who are left in the home over Christmas. This year, they were...
    • 4 years ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Christmas Greetings From St. Andrews Baby Unit!
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    On behalf of the staff and babies at the St. Andrews Baby Unit in Kandara, we’d like to wish all our Global Giving supporters a very Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New Year. Looking back on the year that has passed, there have been some remarkable achievements. The babies have all been in good health and have made...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Latest Addition and Stories of Independence
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    In our last update from the St. Andrews Baby Unit back in July we mentioned some volunteers who were spending time at the St Andrews Baby Unit. We can now report that they have made a tremendous difference and been of great help to the housemothers. The majority of the infants are now able to sit at the table and feed...
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies has received 69 donations
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    New Faces and First Steps
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    What a difference a few months can make – especially in the lives of the babies at the St. Andrews Baby Unit in Kandara, Kenya! There have been a few new faces, big steps forward in the little ones’ development and some new toys to explore too. The first new arrival was a ten month old baby whose mother has learning...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Outdoor Progress
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    After a visit to the St. Andrews Baby unit at the weekend, I wanted to share a couple of pieces of news. As mentioned previously, all the food for the unit is now prepared specifically for the babies by the housemothers of the unit. Going one step further, they have now prepared an area of land so that they can grow...
    • 5 years ago
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    Latest news from St. Andrews Baby Unit
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    The first quarter of 2010 has been a good one for the St. Andrews Baby Unit in Kandara, Kenya. No new babies have been brought in recently so all the children are over six months old. Even the three smaller babies are catching up and starting to become much more alert and demanding more attention. They now spend the time in...
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      sds Thank you for sharing as you do. I'm glad things are running smoothly right now. Your photos are very touching. I also have a seven month old baby at home, in addition to a 4- and 6-year-old. If you have any interest in creating pen pal relationships for the kids, please let us know. Of more benefit when they are... Read more »
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  • Care for 15 orphaned and abandoned Kenyan babies posted a progress report
    New Developments
    By - Kirsty McLullich - Project Leader
    As you walk in to the St. Andrews Baby Unit in Kandara these days, it’s a very different place compared to a few months ago. Instead of a room full of babies in cots and one or two learning to walk or talk, there are now eight infants in the main room and just three younger babies in cots. This also means that the noise...
    • 6 years ago
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      sds Thank you for sharing as you do. I'm glad things are running smoothly right now. Your photos are very touching. I also have a seven month old baby at home, in addition to a 4- and 6-year-old. If you have any interest in creating pen pal relationships for the kids, please let us know. Of more benefit when they are... Read more »
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