Adoption’s premier event, the ARFO Summit features inspirational stories and dozens of expert-led workshops

Cluj-Napoca – Nov 5, Bucharest – Nov 12, Iasi – Nov 19, Timișoara – Nov 26 The Romania Without Orphans Alliance (ARFO) organizes in November the ARFO Summit, the most important event in the field of adoption, in the cities of Cluj-Napoca, Bucharest, Iasi and Timișoara. Having reached its 9th edition, ARFO2022 represents a journey that…

Essential changes in Romania’s human rights for children – Positive effects for tens of thousands of children

Following our lobbying efforts aligned with ARFO (Romanian Without Orphans Alliance), the Romanian President issued the Decree to enforce the modifications brought to Law 272/2004 on Children’s Rights and Protection. The modifications contain procedural aspects designed to reduce bureaucracy in the child welfare system and to offer greater chances for abandoned children to experience life in…

Help for Ukraine + services for children and families in Romania

The war in Ukraine has brought many changes in current operations of Romanian NGOs, with an impact on their (at least) short-term goals. However, we were pleasantly surprised by the level of involvement we see in Romania regarding all types of refugee support and we are convinced that you were not indifferent either. Tzuby’s Kids  worked with…

Tzuby’s Kids in Ukraine – humanitarian aid

Since the war started in Ukraine, more than 600,000 refugees have entered Romania. The flow has decreased significantly lately, and we have even noticed Ukrainian civilians crossing the border back to the country. In many parts of Ukraine there is an atmosphere of normalcy, often broken by sirens. A growing need, however, is for humanitarian…

March 8th and its true meaning

Little we know that back in late February 1917, after two million Russian soldiers were killed at the front, their mothers, wives, and daughters protested on the streets against the war; 60 years later, the United Nations adopted International Women’s Day, inviting each country to proclaim it as the “United Nations Day for Women’s Rights and…

440 educators and specialists working with institutionalized children trained in managing the behavior of children with a history of trauma

440 educators and specialists working with institutionalized children and young people trained in managing the behavior of children with a history of trauma. We are glad that, together with Ajungem MARI Association, we contribute to the training of no less than 440 educators, education referents and other specialists who work with institutionalized children and young…

40 weighted blankets for 40 children with autism from disadvantaged families

Pure joy today! We were able to prepare 40 weight blankets for 40 children suffering from autism from disadvantaged families, following a project sponsored by Salisterra Service – thank you! TZUBY weighted blankets are produced in Romania from high quality ecological materials, being filled with dried grape seeds and processed in Germany especially to ensure…