outreach programme

Hurricane Matthew Update | “A most joyful, wonderful, smile-laden visit!”

In April 2016, Haven volunteers raised money to support an Outreach Programme for children and people with disabilities living on the island of Île à Vache in Haiti.  While the Hurricane Matthew recovery house visits are underway, our Programmes Manager...
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Hurricane Matthew Update | “The ending is not yet written”

Ailish O’Reilly, our Programmes Manager in Haiti, keeps us up to date on the emergency and recovery efforts going on in the wake of Hurricane Matthew. SUNDAY | DAY TWENTY-ONE On Sunday morning, I hit the road for Grande Plaine.  I want to visit...
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Hurricane Matthew Update | “The risk of a cholera outbreak goes up”

The impact of Hurricane Matthew devastated communities in south Haiti. Ailish O’Reilly, our Programmes Manager on the ground, shares how essential emergency relief efforts are being rolled out. THURSDAY | DAY EIGHTEEN It has rained steadily for...
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Hurricane Matthew Update | “We have a new normal routine by now”

Life on Haiti’s small island of Île à Vache has changed since Hurricane Matthew hit: here, our Programmes Manager Ailish O’Reilly tells us of what’s happening on the ground. WEDNESDAY | DAY SEVENTEEN We have a new normal routine by...
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Hurricane Matthew Update | “Let me remind you that the year is 2016”

Ailish O’Reilly, our Programmes Manager in Haiti, shares the latest updates from the emergency response on the ground in the wake of Hurricane Matthew. TUESDAY | DAY SIXTEEN Sleep has become the priority.  After a nine hour stretch on Monday night,...
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