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A Room with no view

7th November 2016 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

You are disabled, stricken with polio since you were a little girl and your legs have wasted leaving no power to stand.  You become a single mother in a nation where misunderstanding and discrimination against the disabled mean its hard to make a living, or even survive.  Being a disabled female in one of the poorest countries on earth means…

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St George Foundation becomes Norwich City

1st November 2016 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

Our team had a great visit with St George Foundation in Sierra Leone.  This remarkable children’s home looks after kids rescued from the street and babies that people have abandoned and then trace families to get them resettled (see adecentlife.org). The children sang and then played and our team loved being so welcomed as they enjoyed drawing, playing mouth organs,…

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Luton Team make a huge difference in Sierra Leone

31st October 2016 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

We have just finished our first team as Home Leone in Sierra Leone! We welcomed 13 wonderful people who joined us for a week.  This group proved the effectiveness of 1 week teams on both those who travel and those we serve.  Thank you to each participant and those who supported them financially and in prayer to make this happen….

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Heading to Sierra Leone

19th October 2016 | Posted in Latest News, Nigel's Blog

So, exciting times as we head back to Sierra Leone.  My daughter Natasha, Joe and Sarah headed off to join Rachel, Moses and the team.  Getting ready had its challenges with the SL High Commission losing some passports and still one is lost as we get on the plane. Air Maroc – plane is late leaving as they say there…

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Challenges near the top!

6th July 2016 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

Last week we had a great meeting with the head of the Office for National Security.  It was so encouraging.  They have a mandate to set up responses to disasters, such as the 2015 floods that left thousands homeless and then to clear dangerous slums.  Its a difficult task for them. These leaders have been to our site and see…

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A week to remember

25th June 2016 | Posted in Nigel's Blog

As Clive and Bob joined our in country team for the week, the mission to deliver a holistic low costing housing solution in Sierra Leone took giant steps forward. This week, The Presidents chief of staff, the head of the office for National security, board members from the adventist health system and the Princes Foundation were among those to visit…

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