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May 2017 Newsletter

General:- Great interest has been expressed in the WFK operation by the Cerebral Palsy World Alliance conference in Sydney. Demonstration wheelchair units have been sent to them. WFK wheelchair training is continuing in Ulaanbaatar in Morocco.Thanks to our volunteer O/T Lois Moir for contributing the following, “Day two of of training in Ulaanbaatar with Wheelchairs… Continue Reading

Latest containers to leave our workshop

Latest containers to be despatched from our workshop; To Mongolia:- 166 wheelchairs. WFK people- Karl Lange and Lois Moir are flying (self–funded) to assist with instruction of local therapists in the fitting of the wheelchairs to needy Mongolian children in remote field sites. To Democratic Republic of Congo – 166 wheelchairs and 10 extras for… Continue Reading

Container Arrives!

On the 29th of March we received our container from China with our much needed components to begin production for 2017. Unloading took place from 3.30 pm to 6 pm. We swing back into “normal” work on Friday 31st of March..

Delays in Production

The Workshops will be starting production for 2017 early April. This delay is due to a holdup in the transportation of our parts order from China.

Ben from Vanuatu

Ben from Vanuatu

Vanuatu:- Ben is a cute, healthy, intelligent and rather cheeky six year old who cannot walk by himself or speak because he has had Cerebral Palsy since birth. He lives in a small village in the jungle on a remote island of Vanuatu with his auntie and uncle. Ben had to be carried everywhere and… Continue Reading