Fracarita International participated to an international conference on “Mental Health in Africa”, organized by Western Africa Health Organization (WAHO) in collaboration with CBM, in Bobo-Dioulasso (Burkina Faso) on 5 and 6 November 2019.
On Wednesday, 13 June 2018, the completed psychiatric centre in Ngozi was officially opened. In addition to Bujumbura (Kamenge) and Gitega, Ngozi is now the third functioning psychiatric centre of the Brothers of Charity in Burundi.
On 24 January, Fracarita Belgium presented its new “Zuidactie” campaign for 2017 in Lede, Belgium. This year, Fracarita Belgium is drawing attention to the plight of children and adolescents with epilepsy in Africa.
Aqua Lodge is a small hotel with – for the time being – nine fully equipped rooms and a modern conference room, which the Brothers of Charity in Tanzania want to use to generate extra income to support their apostolic activities.
Bro. René Stockman, President of Fracarita International, visited the Burundian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and the National Institute of Public Health. The discussion focused on the mental health problematic in Burundi. Read more about the possible solu...
The Centre Neuropsychiatrique de Kamenge, Burundi, organized two information, sensitization and formation days on mental health on 4 and 5 March 2016. For this activity, the centre cooperated with l’Association Burundaise de Lutte contre les Maladies Génétiques ou Rares (ABLD).
An organization donated 28,100 CHF – approximately € 26,000 – for the benefit of the Centre Neuropsychiatrique de Ngozi, Burundi. The money will be used for the construction of a kitchen unit and a bathroom. Thanks to this donation, the psychiatric centre will be able to take care of...