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CBC The National: Haiti’s Invisible Ones

Earlier this week, CBC’s The National aired a story about the efforts of Dr. Landry and the teams who have traveled to Haiti to assist with the relief effort (Shirlene and Esther both appear in the photos and video!) The … Continue reading

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Reflections on Haiti shared with CBC Metro Morning

This morning, Karen, physiotherapist (and blogger) who returned from Haiti last week, spoke to Matt Galloway, host of CBC Metro Morning on 99.1 FM. Karen shares her thoughts and experience in Les Cayes: “[The survivors in Haiti] are really perseverant, they’ve gone through a lot of trauma and…they make … Continue reading

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End of Week 2

This is my last full day in Les Cayes, and I am writing what will probably be my last entry on this blog. The time has gone by quickly. My original goal prior to coming down to Haiti was to … Continue reading

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Photos of week 2

It was pouring rain, so Rosamund, one of our cooks, wore a very fashionable garbage bag over her head to keep her hair dry.  Most people do not have rainwear of any kind here, so keeping the head dry helps … Continue reading

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Faces of Haiti

Here are pictures of some of the patients staying at the rehab house. These are some of the faces of Haiti. -Shirlene

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Lives that are treasured

As I sit here, typing up this blog, Berkley, June’s dog, is sitting on my lap. He might as well do the typing for me!! I realize that we probably write a lot about rain, but it is such an … Continue reading

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New Perspectives

Rain? Why yes. So what did we do in the morning? Well, the parallel bars were more than a little wobbly when the first team arrived last week so there has been much time spent in securing them. Those bars … Continue reading

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