In the country of Lebanon – a a multi-dimensional support system for persons with disabilities. Myriam Schwayri, the founder’s daughter, addressed the Antiochian Archdiocese at their convention in Montreal in 2007 (text): The Al-Kafaàt Foundation
supports needy, elderly and sick people in Bethlehem, Beit-Jala and Beit Sahur, Palestine.
Also from India: Greek nun lights up lives, gives hope to Kolkata kids
Assistance is provided to persons in crisis and in need throughout the world, including persons with disability. Job Training Benefits Ethiopia’s Disabled & IOCC Assists the Holy Land’s Disabled & The Art of Restoring Hope (Romania)
“Orthodox Christian charity dedicated to helping the growing number of sick and disabled children in Ukraine.”
Survey of the main diaconal structures and organisations in the Orthodox Church.
Voices from Russia: Panfilovo, Vologda oblast, Russia: the town which has adopted many disabled children
In Sierra Leone and Kenya. (The mission contributes to efforts in Papua New Guinea and India as well).