CRP continues to treat those affected by the building collapse last April. So far, 333 patients have been registered by CRP for treatment – 168 as In patients and 165 as Out patients. 6 patients remain in the hospital. In addition 162 have been referred to Vocational training – of which 17 have completed their [...]
Robin Mitchell, one of our Scottish members has drawn my attention to the broadcast on 17th Sept, Radio 4 ‘File on 4′ 8pm”What price cheap clothes”
CRP gets a mention in 2 parts of the programme with one section from CRP.
This can be accessed on BBC I Player. The Church of Bangladesh are active [...]
“As you are aware, I have met Rana plaza victims during my recent visit to CRP in May and can’t express in words how grateful they were for the treatment and supports provided to them by CRP free of costs. It was overwhelming to meet those distressed people and their families who would [...]
Valerie Ann Taylor, founder and coordinator of Centre for Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP), has won the Rotary International award, says a press release. She will receive a custom-designed trophy and $ 100,000 as prize money. The money, donated by award sponsor Richard Elman, is meant for taking her humanitarian cause and service projects even [...]
My name is Miriam Currie, I’m 25 years old and I’m in my final year of studying Occupational Therapy (OT) at York St John University in England. I came to CRP in March 2013 and stayed for 12 weeks. During that time I completed a 10 week OT placement which contributed [...]
SOURCE: Star Online Report – SATURDAY, JUNE 08, 2013 – Photo: facebook/theonerotary3450
Valerie A Taylor, founder and coordinator of Centre for Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP), has won Rotary International award for her humanitarian work.
She was handed over the award at a ceremony at a Hong Kong hotel on June 6.
In the citation [...]
VTT has had a great response to its recent appeal , following the collapse of the building collapse last month. We are able to sendng £36,000 out on Monday, 3 June. This is from many overseas Bangladeshis and supporters here around the UK
The recent update from Palash Kundu in CRP shows how much [...]
I am a Trainee Healthcare Scientist specialised in Rehabilitation Engineering in the UK. When I was offered the chance to do a 4 week placement of my choice, I knew I wanted to travel to a developing country to work in rehabilitation, but I was unsure where to go. My friend mentioned [...]
The building was very close to CRP in Savar. The eight-storey building collapsed on the morning of 24th April 2013.
A well equipped CRP medical team immediately went to the disaster area to help the injured victims and provide support. Meanwhile, back at CRP, huge number of CRP staff and employees donated and collected bloods [...]
Michael Woodley, the treasurer of Valerie Taylor Trust, and his wife Sally managed to visit Bangladesh on their way back to UK last month. During their stay they visited CRP sites at Savar, Mirpur and Gonokbari. Michael previously lived in Bangladesh where he worked as consultant in the leather industry of Bangladesh
- Rana Plaza update
- Rangers collection arranged by Iain Whitty raised almost £1700!
- What Price Cheap clothes?
- Troubadours concert
- Sarwar Hassan from Glasgow visits CRP
- New Look for the VTT facebook page
- UK Fundraising
- Valerie Taylor wins Rotary International award
- Letter from Bertie Woolnough, Chairman
- Fundraising news
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