SHORT BREAKS - helping children with disabilities

 
$10,000
$0
Raised
Remaining

hosting mother

hosting mother
Hosting mother Marina is taking care for 6 children with disabilities and their families. Marina with Dasha, 3 y.o. girl with multiple disorders. (view small | med | large | orig)

happy day

happy day
Maxim is happy to see his host mother Marina from Short Breaks. Marina exercises with him and plays with him, teaches him essential skills. (view small | med | large | orig)

mother and daughter

mother and daughter
Irina, mother of 3 children - baby Sasha, 1,5 y.o. Anya and 3 y.o. Dasha. Her eldests daughter Dasha has multiple disorders and almost doesn't sleep. Such families are acutely in need of Short Breaks (view small | med | large | orig)

way forward

way forward
Leva is 2 y.o. boy with multiple disorders being raised by a single mother. Short Breaks helped Leva and his mother to overcome the most difficult period in their life and find the way to move forward (view small | med | large | orig)

how Short Breaks program can change the life

how Short Breaks program can change the life
Thanks to Short Breaks and host mother I survived and started to feel alive again, - saying Svetlana, single mother of Leva, child with multiple disorders. (view small | med | large | orig)

Portrait

Portrait
Photo from Progress Report 'Mother one, mother two...' (view small | med | large | orig)

Portraits on the wall

Portraits on the wall
Photo from Progress Report 'Mother one, mother two...' (view small | med | large | orig)

Short Break field trip

Short Break field trip
Photo from Progress Report 'Short Breaks Report December 2012 - February 2013' (view small | med | large | orig)

Short Breaks foster mother

Short Breaks foster mother
Photo from Progress Report 'Short Breaks Report December 2012 - February 2013' (view small | med | large | orig)

Funded

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Organization

Project Leader

Lyudmila Sorokina

St-Petersburg, Russia

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