Child Health: Orphanage vs. Foster Care, A Study
St. Louis: Are children that are raised in Foster homes better off than children from the orphanages? Researchers are suggesting that children from the orphanages don’t grow to their full capacity- physically, // emotionally and intellectually. But this is not irreversible - when the same children ...
Expulsion of two HIV positive boys from Gujarat Orphanage
Two minor boys were expelled from an orphanage
in Gandhidham in Kutch district of Gujarat after they tested positive for HIV.//
Three months back, the brothers aged 6 and 9 were brought to the local Arya Samaj run Jeevan Prabhat orphanage
by their maternal uncle.
Frequent illness of the boys m...
Shatters Guinness Book of Records Mark
...l be played on October 18 at Madison Square Garden between the New York Knicks and Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv benefiting Migdal Ohr, the world's largest orphanage
in Northern Israel and home to nearly 7,000 orphaned, impoverished, underprivileged and new immigrant children.
Robert Katz, executive vice pr...
Narconon of Georgia Saves Lives of Orphaned Children in Honduras
...hird-world country amidst an uprising of protesters, to help deliver treatment to these children in order to help them get off the streets and into an orphanage
that can provide them with food, clothing, shelter and an education.
As in other parts of the world, Honduras has a growing population of str...
HOE Ministries Gives New Hope to Orphans in Ethiopia : Hope For Orphans of Ethiopia Organization to Build Greater Awareness and Solutions to the Soaring Poverty Catastrophe Afflicting Orphaned and Innocent Children in Prison
...ing and building homes, we and our partners at the orphanage
have managed to arrange the release of over 30 chi...uot; commented 21-year old Sarah, who lived at the orphanage
for over ten years. "I am forever grateful to Hanna's orphanage
as for over ten years, it provided me with the she...
Ira Magaziner Joins Leaders in Peace Psychology at MSPP to Explore Ways to Transform Violence, Heal Families, Communities and World
...d things can happen. An example, she
says, is a village in Africa with large numbers of children orphaned by the
AIDS epidemic. The community built an orphanage
and took responsibility for
the future of these children. "That is the way they practiced hope," she
Emerging clearly as a field during the un...
Jessica Simpson Lends Healthy Image for Drink Smart Campaign
...rganization dedicated to helping
children with cleft lips and/or pallets in underprivileged communities. She
has also helped to support Casa Hogar, an orphanage
in Mexico for the past
ten years. She has traveled all over the globe, making social
responsibility one of her most important goals as an internationa...
Fairness Is a Hard-Wired Emotion
...nology, was published in the May 8 issue of Science .
For the study, the volunteers were hypothetically asked to distribute food to children in an orphanage
in Uganda. The children would be given the cash equivalent of 24 meals, a "gift" from the research team to the orphanage.
But, a number of meals wo...
African Journey of a Lifetime With Alicia Keys! - Documentary Follows Keep a Child Alive's Outreach to Communities Affected With HIV/AIDS
... give up. In under an hour, Alicia introduces
viewers to so many eye-opening topics surrounding the AIDS pandemic-from
the Gogo grannies and the Agape orphanage
to the success of antiretroviral
drugs, the ongoing need to access them and KCA's essential efforts
"Each time I visit Africa, I'...
Johnson & Johnson and NBC Olympics Partner to Share the Stories of U.S. Olympic Hopefuls and Their Journeys to Beijing With The Family Room
...t, both brothers now aim to make their third Olympic team. -- Reese Hoffa (Track & Field) -- As a four-year-old, Reese was sent to live at an orphanage
by his troubled teenage mother after he accidentally burned down his family's home. In 2000, after being raised by a nurturing adoptive family...