Tag Archives: Malaika Babies Home

Bonding, attunement and attachment in adoption.

“Attunement is the perfect sync where my child will cry and I will know exactly why” Sarah Mirembe, child psychologist, Right to Improved Child Health (RICH Consult) At our recent adoptive and prospective adoptive parents get together, we had an open forum where parents could share their worries and their joys about adoption. Sarah joined us […]

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CEO Lucy on Malaika Babies’ Home Third Birthday

CEO Lucy on Malaika Babies' Home Third Birthday

We celebrated Malaika Babies Home 3rd birthday. Special thanks to our Communications Manager Aidah Agwang, Immaculate Atwine our Care Home Manager and Maureen Orogot for organizing such a great day. Over 50 guests came to celebrate with us including other babies homes around Kampala including Sanyu Babies Home, Dwelling Places, An Open Door, Kaja Nafasi, […]

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On Wednesday the 15th May 2013, the children and Staff of Malaika Babies Home celebrated their third birthday with an open day.  Malaika Babies Home in Mengo has provided emergency short-term care to over 130 babies. Over the past three years they have successfully found families in Uganda for 100 of these children through resettlement […]

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A Mother’s love: Maria and Patricia’s Story

One of the many single Mothers who has adopted from us.

  At Ugandans Adopt, we think all of our little ones are special. We couldn’t possibly choose favorites but sometimes it’s hard to describe how wonderful these little people are. Patricia arrived at the  Babies Home after she was abandoned at Mulago Hospital. Our social work team spent over three months trying to trace her family, including […]

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Spreading the Adoption Gospel

Part of the Ugandans Adopt team, spreading the gospel

Of Adoption and delayed Obedience at Refreshing Assemblies Muyenga . Last Sunday, as it slowly drizzled  with rain we thought to ourselves  this is a blessing. Mother Nature was  rooting for us on this particular Sunday morning. The previous mornings had been characterized by heavy rain downpours – but not this morning. By 9am we […]

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Child’s i 2012 Media Campaign

Our volunteer Martha Parsons writes about her experience organising our most recent mass media campaign on fostering and adoption that ran across Uganda in October 2012.

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Adoptive Parents Coffee Morning

FFC Flier 2013 (1)

Families For Children is holding a training session for prospective and adoptive parents on October 20th 2012 at their VIVA offices in Namirembe

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