Mr S

While in England, I received news of a sad nature that Mr S, who moved to the older boys’ home a couple of years back, had passed away in the night. It’s believed his struggles with secretions and his weakened heart complicated each other. It was heart-breaking to hear, but I had some peace due to a…

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Hot hot hot season

Thailand is experiencing a really, really hot season this year, which is that bit harder to bear as for the last two years I’ve been in the UK at this time. Those who came on study tours with 1Step2Step previously keep mentioning that they are missing the cool UK weather. Conversation is all about the…

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Buddy time

The kids have been especially social recently. Mr B is a great help and really enjoys interacting. While he has been on the weaker side recently and has been yawning more, he has also been very social.   I asked him to help me and give Miss A back the soft vibrating book she had…

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What about the boys?

In the previous blog post, I spoke about the three girls, who were giving me many extra medical tasks and appointments to see doctors. It seemed that the boys were just hoping to get more of my attention.   Well the day after writing that, I come back from Miss K’s hip cast appointment in…

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Good news for Miss K

  After two weeks or so, Miss K has been released from the isolation room back to the ward. After X-rays, skin tests and saliva samples checked by the top specialist, Miss K and all the other six buddies have been given a negative result for TB and are free to go back to their…

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