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A grateful farewell

Patients in St John’s Rehab express their appreciation with a box of chocolate upon the end of their therapy. In Haiti, we saw an expression of gratitude through singing. On our last day in Haiti, we treated our Rehab Centre … Continue reading

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Just a few thoughts…

Today is our last working day in Haiti, and during our morning meeting yesterday, we shared about expecting the unexpected. This is Haiti, where transportation schedule is often uncertain, we are never certain of which patients will show up, electricity may … Continue reading

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Another end to a busy, rewarding week

It has been extremely busy for the past week, averaging more than 25 patients attending the clinic every day. There has been no rain so many people have been showing up. We have patients attending the clinic from the hospital, rehab convalescent … Continue reading

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A comparison of work in Haiti and at St. John’s Rehab

I am finally here in Haiti! As I reflect on my time here in Haiti so far versus my time at home in Toronto, I noticed several differences. At home, it takes me 20 minutes to get to work. Here … Continue reading

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Running the race

Shirlene and Esther had a great start initiating the project in Haiti, Janice and Karen are working hard to continue; now the baton is passed to me. I am the last person who is going to Haiti this Saturday. Jennifer … Continue reading

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