The children clearly enjoy their treatments – to watch a child of four who has never walked take his first steps, initially aided by the parallel bars and then to launch off unaided is truly wonderful
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St Augustines Church, Downend, Bristol
St Augustine's Catholic Church in Downend, Bristol, have adopted ABCD as their international project for the year and have held numerous fundraising events to promote and raise funds for us.
The Georgina Mortimer Memorial
Georgina Mortimer was the co-founder of ABCD with Val Jourdan, MBE and sadly passed away in June last year. Georgina was at the heart of ABCD and very largely responsible for its growth and for its reputation as one of the foremost charities operating successfully in the West Bank.
Training Programme for Therapists and Health Workers
Training Programme for Therapists and Health Workers in the Management of Children with Cerebral Palsy
Field Trip October 2016
In October, 2016 Firas Sarhan led a field trip to ABCD's projects along with the Communications Team at ABCD. To read their report, click the button below.
Lynne Al-Sad and Hannah's ABCD Walk
In August, Lynne and her daughter Hannah, embarked on a walk in memory of her husband, Heidar with donations made given to ABCD. Here is an extract from Lynne, describing their walk.
Music Therapy Placement 2016
In 2015, ABCD in conjunction with the University of South Wales set up a Music Therapy placement at the Bethlehem Arab Society for Rehabilitation (BASR).
ABCD at Greenbelt 2016
In August ABCD took a stand at the Christian Greenbelt Festival at Boughton House, Northants.