Thank you to our supporters:


A big thank you to all our wonderful financial supporters. Because of your generous donations we were able to help support new and existing projects at Baged Kandala 2 camp under the leadership of NGO “Joint Help for Kurdistan”…. purchase educational resources for the students choose colourful fabric, wool, sewing tables, sewing cupboard, a floor mat … Continue reading Thank you to our supporters:

Women’s Health Workshops


Each day we start off knowing that the day will hold new experiences, meet new friends and are amazed by the beautiful resilient Yazidi people. Barbara Bluett is an absolute magnet for Yazidi’s of all ages…….she lives in Toowoomba, Australia’s largest Yazidi community. Barbara has been leading and assisting Leanne in English classes. Accompanied Wafaa Tanious, they … Continue reading Women’s Health Workshops

Women’s Health


Our own fully qualified educator, Wafaa Tanius, started the women’s health groups today and over 45 women and girls attended the two sessions. For some, it was the first time they had ever heard anyone speak about their bodies and women’s health issues. Thank you to the Hervey Bay ‘Days for Girls’ chapter for providing Wafaa with … Continue reading Women’s Health

Life in Bajed Kandala


This week: Unpacking a suitcase of donated medical supplies in the nurses office in the camp 5 English classes per day Shopping for educational resources Picking up student workbooks from printer Buying beautiful fabrics for the sewing group Experiencing wonderful hospitality today – a banquet made lovingly by the family of one of our English … Continue reading Life in Bajed Kandala