Day 2 of Psychological First Aid Counselling Session with Red Cross and Volunteers.

We held a second day of Psychological First Aid with a second group of Red Cross first responders staff.
1) We again used speed dating to try a cathartic method of emotional release. From yesterday’s …

Training

Swimming Lesson with Grade 7 @ Korando

Swimming Lesson with Grade 7 @ Korando

We started the swimming lessons with grade 7 by trying to build the water confidence. An important part of water confidence is to learn that the water will carry you and that you need to stay calm. On…

Swimming Lesson with Grade 8 @ Korando

Swimming Lesson with Grade 8 @ Korando

We met with the entire class at the Korando Educational Center and then walked to the swimming pool. Everyone changed into appropriate swimwear, and we divided the class into two groups. Lucy supervis…

Theory Swimming Class with Grade 7 & 8 @ Korando

Theory Swimming Class with Grade 7 & 8 @ Korando

This theoretical lesson about swimming was a preparation for the practice lessons, which are starting next week on Monday. During this lesson, we gave the students a little overview of what is going t…

Team Wellness Session: Family Shields

Team Wellness Session: Family Shields

Family shields serve as a powerful tool for team building by providing a visual representation of shared values, heritage, and aspirations within a family or group. These symbols not only instill a se…

Team Building Session with Homeless of Kisumu

Team Building Session with Homeless of Kisumu

We had the opportunity to do a joint team-building workshop lead by Zoey, Katrin, and Freja with our partners at Homeless of Kisumu. The day was filled with many laughs during all the fun games and th…

Team Building Fun Session @ Jijenge Youth

Team Building Fun Session @ Jijenge Youth

We completed part one of a two part activity on Thursday. We facilitated a very fun team competition to illustrate team work and how people can work to achieve the same goals in different ways. The da…

Computer Class for 8th Grade @ Korando

Computer Class for 8th Grade @ Korando

This was the initial computer class for the 8th grade at the Korando Educational Center in 2024. After a short introduction by the volunteer we started an open discussion about computers in general. T…

Psychologists Meet Up and Debriefing Workshop

Psychologists Meet Up and Debriefing Workshop

This event brought together Practising Psychologists from Kisumu County to discuss issues relevant to the delivery of their services, and emerging trends to create a stronger platform that fosters col…

Emotions in Football

Emotions in Football

Teaching the children ways to deal with negative emotions and how to keep a positive mindset through examples in football…

WORLD CLEANUP DAY 2023

WORLD CLEANUP DAY 2023

World cleanup day unites volunteers and partners worldwide to rid our planet of trash, litters and mismanaged waste. By joining hands together we are able to achieve incredible things. The idea for th…

Remand Home Life skills Session on Critical Thinking

Remand Home Life skills Session on Critical Thinking

During this session we discussed the topic of critical thinking. This
included the 5 steps of critical thinking; decision making, problem
solving, reasoning, evaluation and analyzing. Ruth Obilo and Y…

Homeless of Kisumu

Homeless of Kisumu

Back in August a group of young people sat around the table in the...