We are incredibly proud to announce that Firefly has been selected for the second year running to be part of the Big Give Christmas Challenge, the UK's largest match funding campaign. Between 1st - 8th December 2020 every donation made to Firefly on their platform will be doubled by them and given to us Please give whatever you can - any donation from £5
Update from North Syria Camps - Maria chambers Project Coordinator Firefly International The general situation There is no space in Khirbet Al Jouz camp, where Firefly for Syrians supports two schools. During the past month there have been families on the move trying to find safety as the bombings continue in North Syria. The
[insert page='https://mailchi.mp/fireflyinternational/september-2020-newsletter' display='title'][imic_button colour="btn-primary" type="enabled" target="_blank" link="https://mailchi.mp/fireflyinternational/september-2020-newsletter"]CLICK HERE[/imic_button] for our latest newsletter!
[insert page='https://mailchi.mp/62aa8f240200/ways-that-you-can-make-a-difference-for-firefly' display='title'][imic_button colour="btn-primary" type="enabled" target="_blank" link="https://mailchi.mp/62aa8f240200/ways-that-you-can-make-a-difference-for-firefly"]CLICK HERE[/imic_button] for our latest newsletter!
The Award The Ellie Maxwell Award was first given in 2019 to Mxogyny and Colours of Edinburgh as part of the 20th anniversary celebrations of Ellie Maxwell founding Firefly International. It is sponsored by her family and friends through Edinburgh University. It aims to encourage and support an Edinburgh-based student or group of students who have helped
We are two months into the CATT (children's accelerated trauma treatment) Gaza Pilot project and the mid-term report is complete and full of the successes already achieved: 20 children referred and assessed 10 children who have completed CATT treatment 30 care-givers reached through awareness sessions Challenging PTSD symptoms have been reduced and recovery assessed in 100% of the children whose
Firefly, IMET2000 and ACT international are running a six-month pilot in Gaza treating children suffering from PTSD. ACT International trains counsellors in accelerated trauma therapy (CATT) and the two counsellors in Gaza – Mohammed El Sharef and Haitham Mohammed have been trained by ACT and are receiving ongoing training and supervision from Dr Ghalia Al