Greetings from Romania! Ken and I arrived over 4 weeks ago in temperatures of 26° C. Very nice! Since then the temperatures have dropped and we certainly need our winter clothes and coats now. We caught the last of the beautiful autumn, now we expect some snow before we leave in early December.
Partnering For Safety Partnering for Safety is an assessment and planning framework that is developed collaboratively with children, families and their networks. In the lead up to the training in June it was wonderful to see God’s hand constantly at work.
‘Do not be afraid, for I am with you; stop being anxious and watchful for I am your God. I give you strength, I bring you help, I uphold you with my victorious right hand.’ – Isaiah 41:10
A family’s Story
Kati: “By visiting these families frequently I understand even more how through their eyes they see the future as without hope.”…
December 2022 Thank you for all your support through the year.Here is a lovely story from Kati (HANNAH social worker) about the recent HANNAH Christmas celebration. “We had a blessed time with the HANNAH children, some parents and volunteers celebrating together the birthday of Jesus. I explained to the children that God came to the earth to be with us. …
At the time of the previous newsletter, we were anticipating the Partnering For Safety training by Catherine Santoro, Trainer – Coach – Consultant in Child Protection.
It is a pleasure to report that this training was a wonderful success. A huge thank you to Cath, and to Caritas for providing such a great venue and resources. HANNAH organised this in conjunction with Caritas. Fifteen social workers came from 6 different organisations.
“HANNAH – Prima Mea Tabără” “HANNAH’s First Camp” 24-26 June 2022
There was great excitement for the children and families in the time leading up to the camp. “What happens at a camp?” “Where will I sleep?” “Will there be others from the institution who became like family to me?”