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Recent Posts

  1. Vreni and Thomas visited Ukraine

    Updated news May 18, 2018
    Bye bye Kiev.


  2. Aleksandr has congenital clubfoot

    Updated news Mai 13th, 2018
    Aleksandr (Sasha) and his nurse (Viktoria) were brought to the station by Viktoria Dobrzynska using her car. They traveled by overnight train to Kharkov, an 18-hour journey.
    Aleksandr and his nurse will travel back to Kharkov this coming weekend, this time for surgery.

    After this surgery, Alexander will be wearing a special splint for at least 12 months. The whole treatment will cost 750-800 €, which is a huge amount for NBH. more

  3. Sofia is back after Operation

    Updated news May 17th, 2018
    Sofia was successfully operated in facial surgery in Kiev and the wound has healed perfectly. You can not see cleft palate anymore. Her face is as if nothing had ever happened.
    Heart operation is currently not required. Wait and see how Sofia develops in the comming month. more

  4. Angelina needs a heart operation

    Angelina has several serious diagnoses, the worst of which are congenital heart disease.


  5. Françoise, Christophe and Sergey visiting Ukraine

    Updated news April 6th, 2018
    Today Hürlimann family went to visit KCC in Kiev, with Yaroslav.


  6. Happy New Year 2018 !!!!

    We heartily thank our donators and friends for their continuous support in 2017 and hope it will continue in 2017!
    Take it easy and relax during holidays in order to start 2018 full of spirit and energy.


  7. Training courses in Poland need funding

    Updated news 21.12.2017 regarding Training courses in Poland here!

    Olga has a new request for funding, training courses in Poland for two NBH rehabilitologists. This rehabilitation program uses a method of “conductive education” (CE) developed by Hungarian András Pető. Pető was a Hungarian doctor, who has created a framework for an educational model, in which children with disabilities could have an education that met their particular physical and intellectual needs. CE has gained more and more acceptance in the education of children with motor disorders, for children who have cerebral palsy or brain injury. more

  8. Anti-Flu Vaccine for NBH & ZuBS & KrBH 2017

    Updated news 19.12.2017 regarding winter medics for ZuBS here!

    Nikolaiev Baby House, Kremenchuk Baby House and Zurupinsk Boarding School need support for their yearly anti-flu vaccine program. Last year both Baby Houses were able to find sponsors for their respective anti-flu vaccination and this year we would like to help NBH & KrBH to find sponsors again! The success story was posted here. more

  9. Mother & Baby department operational

    In early 2016 we launched this project: a special rehabilitation department for mothers and their children with special needs.
    We can now report, that this department is fully operational and first mothers with their baby have arrived and are being taken care of.
    All this has been possible thanks to our sponsors. Many thanks to all!


  10. Tina and Rinat went to Kiev

    Vika travelled to Kiev with Tina and Rinat arrived in Kiev from Kremenchug with his nurse. Together they all went to hospitals in Kiev for checkups.