On May 17th, 2018, we held an autism awareness walk in Bo, Sierra Leone. We walked from Shell Mingo to Bo Kenema Highway, where the school is located. It was a big success! It was amazing to see so many members of the community come out and show their support.
Our first day program for individuals with autism and other special needs, opened in Bo, Sierra Leone on May 14th, 2018. The students range in age from 7 to 19 years old. Junior and I returned to the United States from Sierra Leone yesterday. We opened a day program for individuals with developmental disorders andContinue reading “May 14th, 2018”
We had a visit from the Ministry of Social Welfare, and we met all the criteria for certification. Junior’s Place of Hope at your service. 😀
Pics and post to follow. 😊😊😊
Plans are under way for opening of JPOH in Bo, Sierra Leone. Had meeting with parents to explain about our program, services we will be providing and what we expect from the parents. Measurements were taken for student uniforms.
I am so grateful for the outpouring of support from around the world! Our dream of opening a day program for individuals with autism, and other special needs in Sierra Leone is finally getting it’s legs. The interviewing and assessment process has begun and its looking very promising. The banners, tables and chairs are complete,Continue reading “Thank You! 🙌”
After many years of working with Junior on his speech and reading, am excited to share with you the progress we have made. Don’t give up because its never too late.
JPOH is getting underway! You all know I have been working on Juniors Place of Hope, and we are getting there, slowly but surely. I finally started the website, and you can click on the link and see how things are coming along. I know some of you have asking how to donate, please contact usContinue reading “JPOH Update”