Kharpert Home For Special Children Excursion 11
The Kharpert Home for Special Children is an orphanage located in the village of Nor Kharpert, and serves more than 250 children with varying degrees of developmental disabilities. The orphanage is a state run facility that receives governmental support to provide these vulnerable children with their basic care and education.
Excursions for these children to amusement parks and/or other appropriate venues provide these them with both valuable community experience and needed recreation. Children with disabilities in Armenia are generally kept sheltered from society. These children do not attend school, but rather attend classes at the orphanage. It is important for both these children and society for these children to experience community life.
For each donation of $250, approximately 20 children and an appropriate number of care provides will be able to go on an excursion to Yerevan at Victory Park, or another appropriate venue for a morning or afternoon of activities including transportation, admission and snacks. Please consider supporting multiple excursions for these children.
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Mr. & Mrs. Masis & Janet MansourianPleasant Hill, CA
Mr. Aidan GaultUnited Kingdom
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SERVICE Armenia 2017 participants along with Paros staff, accompanied 20 kids from the Kharpert Home for Special Children to a fun day at Yerevan Zoo.