Lydia’s* life was completely transformed through the support she received from our ministry partner in Uganda and now she’s determined to do the same for others in her community.
Right now, in the city of Goma, in the DR Congo, there are thousands of children and young adults living on the streets.
Sharing God’s love for each of these vulnerable ‘street kids’, one of our ministry partners in the region created the Uamusho Project, an outreach program that provides refuge and empowerment for young people living on the streets.
And as part of their wholistic approach to trauma therapy, Uamusho recently started a brand-new art class.
Jean was only seven years old when he brought his dying father to the HEAL Africa hospital.
“My father had been ill for a long time because the local hospitals were unable to help him”, recounts Jean.
Sadly, by this stage it was too late for the doctors at HEAL to treat Jean’s father and after a few days in the hospital he passed away.
But even though they were unable save his father, those few days changed Jean’s life forever…