Each mother of a special child is afraid that if something happens, the child will be in a state boarding school for children with developmental peculiarities. The next stage is a home for the elderly and disabled, even if he is only 18 years old. To prevent this from happening, all means, strengths and time are thrown at the treatment, development, and socialization of the child. Often, with such a baby, there remains one mother who is engaged in a child 24 hours a day and has no opportunity to go to work. The benefits of the state are sorely lacking.
ICF "Everybody Сan"Київ, вул. Біломорська, 1а
The mission – improving the lives of the most socially vulnerable segments of the population through their decisive action and popularization of the idea of volunteering and charity.
The main activities:
- assistance to victims of hostilities in eastern Ukraine;
- development of the health sector.
"I was trying to understand my child, from the early morning I was blindfolded and tried to do the usual housekeeping work, it was very hard, the feeling of helplessness and loss of space did not leave me, I did not stand for long, but I knew that when I will take the bandage off from my eyes. I will see the world and I would give everything to remove this bandage from the eyes of my child", sighs mother of Grygorii and strokes the hair of her son.
Have you ever thought how hard it is to do every move for a child with the cerebral palsy? The simplest muscle action demands from a kid the kind of effort similar to rope walking. We are starting the campaign to raise funds for the rehabilitation items for children with cerebral palsy among IDPs. We can't change the whole world but if we can do something for these children now than they will have a little bit less hard life in future.
– Christ is risen!
– Truly risen!
The Bright Resurrection of Christ, Easter, the greatest holiday for all Orthodox Christians. In the preparatory period, Orthodox Christians pray intensely, fast, confess, receive communion, engage in charity. And on the night of resurrection, they pack Easter basket and go to church to hear the blessings.
We, the team of the "Everybody Can" Foundation team, take part in the Nova Poshta Kyiv Half Marathon 2018 for the sake of children with disabilities. Our foundation is taking care of children affected by war. They are from families of displaced persons or live in the "gray zone". Nine of our children are at the age of 4 to 14 and have a diagnosis of cerebral palsy.
Probably, there is nothing more pleasant for a child than waiting for the own Birthday. Bright colors, bright emotions, bright impressions, and, of course, presents – this is how such day should look like – unforgettable! Even if the child has special needs!
"I don't hear birds, I don't hear music, I don't hear car signals on the road, I don't hear people. I hear only explosions in my head. Don't let me become insane!", the woman is crying. Liudmyla is one of those, who survived fighting in Donetsk. "It was terrible. A shooting was everywhere. House which was opposite to mine was shot by the missile, several floors were destroyed', Liudmyla continues to share her feelings.
Andrii has cerebral palsy, but he was born a healthy child. Yes, sometimes it happens! When the boy was three months old, accidentally his temperature increased, he became weak, refused to breastfeed, it seemed that life was flowing away from the tiny body. For four months, Andrii was in such state. The doctors tried everything: droppers, injections, complicated treatment, a sick baby was transported from one hospital to another with no cleardiagnosis! During this period 4 times boy ended up in an intensive care in critical condition. It was a miracle that he survived. But the effects of acute meningoencephalitis were terrible.
New year and Christmas are coming soon! People are plunging into the bustle of upcoming holidays, going shopping, buying presents and tasty things for themselves, families and friends. In a few days, the air will be filled with the smell of frost, Christmas trees, and mandarins. And the miracle is coming! Winter is time for cozy home, warm blankets and hot tea with strawberry jam. Winter – is time, when everyone can share warmth with the other. Just like that! With no reason! In need of the warms are especially those, who lose their home, property, relatives.
In December Ukrainians celebrates St. Nicolas Day. It is a sincere and kind holiday when everyone immerses in the atmosphere of magic and fairytale. In childhood, we were waking up, looking under the pillows, hoping to find presents from St. Nikolas. Now we know who in fact was preparing the presents. But traditions did not change. Modern kids are excited and waiting this day, and adults continue to make magic for the little once.