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Posts made in April, 2019

The meeting of our sub region and the Regional Assembly

Posted on Apr 24, 2019

The meeting of our sub region and the Regional Assembly

Two important events took place in Bangkok in March – the meeting of Caritas organizations of our sub region (Caritas of Central Asia and Mongolia) and the Regional Assembly of Caritas Asia. The meeting of organizations our sub region gives every national Caritas organization an opportunity to analyze their work and share it with other members of the sub region. We share our accomplishments as well as various problems...

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The arrival of professors Sangalli and Tognon

Posted on Apr 23, 2019

The arrival of professors Sangalli and Tognon

Professors Luigi Sangalli and Fabio Tognon, the supervisors of our project, visited Kazakhstan in the end of April. A group of parents with children with Down syndrome invited us to come to Aktobe, the city where we examined more than 50 children in 2 days. After that we returned to Almaty, where professors checked the progress of children who visit our center regularly and also carried out appointments with...

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Social aid

Posted on Apr 22, 2019

Social aid

The Parable of the Good Samaritan that Jesus taught us reminds us that when we see another person in trouble action is the only thing that really matters. Caritas represents the Christian love in action. Nowadays the most vulnerable groups are the elderly, disabled people, families with many children and single-parent families. Our project “The Good Samaritan” aims to fulfill the needs and take care of people living in...

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Children with Down syndrome: spring events

Posted on Apr 21, 2019

Children with Down syndrome: spring events

Various events where we gather children with Down syndrome and their parents have become an important part of the project. During these events parents share the experience of upbringing their children, talk about their accomplishments or problems that they face. This is a great source of inspiration. It also helps parents to understand that other people encounter the same situations in their everyday life. An important aspect of such...

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English via Skype

Posted on Apr 20, 2019

English via Skype

Our course of English is well under way. You probably remember that initially we sent our students a lesson with a recording and after that several exercises to train their skills. Our students completed the exercises and our teacher checked them. Lately we have been thinking about the practical aspect of learning a language. So we decided to offer our students Skype lessons as well. We should mention that...

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