Archive for the ‘Current and Past Stories’ Category

Vocational School for People with Disabilities For people with a disability the most popular sport, both as a player and as a spectator, is wheelchair basketball. It’s a tough sport, one of the toughest around, but it is so exciting to watch. I don’t want to upset all those fans of basketball, but it is […]

Pattaya School for the Blind Saturday afternoon is free time for the blind and visually impaired students. They can take a nap, or join the activities that are on offer. Yesterday’s activities were yoga and cooking. While the yoga class appealed mostly to the teenagers, the cooking class attracted quite a few younger students, all […]

Father Ray Foundation Our staff work hard. Teachers at the School for the Blind are on call 24 hours a day, as are the carers at the Children’s Home and the mothers at the Chidlren’s Village. The teachers at the Vocational School are not only teachers, but also counselors and the staff at the Drop-In […]

Father Ray Drop-In Center They literally came running when they sighted the food cart arrive. No, it wasn’t the man selling fruit, or the lady who makes banana pancakes. Neither was it the cart laden with candy, or ice-cream. It was the food cart selling bugs, insects, grasshoppers, shrimps and frogs, which are all fried […]