Palliative care: Smile Therapy at a ward from which few return home…

25.05.2022
  For some time now, Dr. Klaun brings smiles and laughter even to places where there is actually little to smile about: palliative care wards, where patients know that there is little chance they´ll ever return home again. Author: Martina Pupcsikova Our Dr. Klaun and Dr. Dog teams are not afraid to go there –

The girl from the diagnostic ward

06.05.2022
  A report from Martina Pupcsiková, C4C core team member. I visit children in hospitals and orphanages with art activities and my book reading project Fairy Tales to Doodle by. The children respond extremely well, they relax, talk and open up their lives While there with them, I listen to many of the children´s stories

Ukraine – A Time to Help! C4C aid truck is soon on its way!

04.03.2022
  Just when we all thought that after Covid things just couldn´t get any worse, here comes a war in the heart of Europe!  And, as a consequence, hundreds of thousands (soon perhaps millions) of refugees are fleeing the horrors of war. “The situation is beyond dire,” says C4C founder Manfred Franke, “we simply had

Introducing: The HELPMATE Project. A LITTLE HELP FROM A FRIEND FOR STAFF AND EDUCATORS IN CHILDREN´S HOMES

25.02.2022
  Assisting teenagers and young adults in children´s homes to successfully transition into civil society, has been the stated goal of C4C´s Springboard to Life initiative for 20+ years. Toward these ends, C4C´s teachers provide coaching, mentoring and extracurricular education for resident children, who come mainly from socially handicapped and disadvantaged backgrounds and to a