Three leave in one day

Three leave in one day

It was an emotional weekend and a time for celebration here at Open Arms, as we said goodbye to not one, but three children… all in a single day. Now a happy and healthy 3 year old, Esthere first arrived with us in September 2012, weighing a desperately light 3.97kg. Sadly her mother had passed…

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No Place Like Home…

No Place Like Home…

There is nothing that brings us greater joy than to see one of our babies or children reunited with their families, and last month we were able to celebrate another success story as 2 year-old Beston was returned to his father and siblings in his home village north of Zomba. Beston arrived with us when…

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8 New Admissions & 16 Children Returned to their Families

8 New Admissions & 16 Children Returned to their Families

Since the start of September we have received 8 new admissions to our Blantyre Infant Home: twin girls Iness and Cynthia, three boys: Madalitso (meaning blessings), Frank and Enock; two abandoned babies named Desire and Earnest; and one more girl named Grace whose mother was admitted to the Mental Hospital. These tiny new babies are…

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Wyson

Wyson

  Wyson was orphaned at birth. Despite his grandmother’s best efforts to provide for him, she could not afford to look after his tiny fragile life. When he was 3 1/2 months old, on 9 September 2010, weighing just 2.94 Kg Wyson’s grandmother brought him to Open Arms, where he could receive the care that…

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