The Provincial Grand Lodge of Hertfordshire has donated ₤ 3,750 to the charity Lifelites, which donates assistive technology for handicapped and life-limited children utilizing all hospice care services across the British Isles.
Lifelites and the Freemasons of Hertfordshire understand that the COVID-19 pandemic has actually left lots of people feeling overwhelmed by the unexpected modification of regular and isolation. Everybody has actually been getting a living insight into what it resembles to be a life-limited and handicapped kid: not able to leave your house separately, talk to individuals and hang out naturally, or perform daily activities that people typically take for granted.
These are all challenges that Lifelites is seeking to help kids conquered through the provision of unique technologies. Particularly now, they discover themselves even more isolated due to changes in hospices services.
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The Hertfordshire Freemasons donated towards an Eyegaze for use by kids at the North London kidss hospice Noahs Ark
Lifelites donates and preserves inclusive and assistive technology for the 10,000 life-limited and handicapped kids using every kidss hospice service across the British Isles. This technology offers these children the chance to play, be innovative, communicate and manage something on their own, for as long as it is possible.
Lifelites Chief Executive Simone Enefer-Doy commented: “With the extremely generous donation from the Hertfordshire Freemasons for Eyegaze, we can give life-limited and disabled kids in London the possibility to play with their siblings and siblings, and inform their moms and dads they love them, in some cases for the very first time.
He has actually been diagnosed with a rapidly degenerative, neuromuscular genetic disease which indicates that he has to breathe through a tracheostomy tube and can not truly talk. Nevertheless, Lex is exceptionally social, interactive, and smiles a lot. When he is unable to express himself and can not interact with his mum and papa, Lexs parents see how disappointed he gets.
. Eyegaze, an assistive technology gadget, allows children who can not speak to interact with their carers and parents, have fun with their bros and sis, paint, or make music, even if all they can move are there eyes. The kids can express their wishes, worries, and ideas, which is so crucial, specifically in this uncertain time.
” Its wonderful to see that these innovations can have a tremendous impact on the lives of these children. It actually does provide those with restricted lives limitless possibilities. This is only possible thanks to our fans, like the Freemasons of Hertfordshire.”
Provincial Grand Master of Hertfordshire Paul Gower stated: “It is an honour for us to enable Lifelites to provide Eyegaze for life-limited and handicapped children utilizing Noahs Arks services. We understand that the kidss hospices, the kids and their households are going through a really difficult time today. With our donation, we want to help decrease the problem, so that these kids can get away the confines of their conditions, and link with their households in methods not possible before.”
One of the kids who will significantly benefit from the life-altering assistive technology contributed by Lifelites to Noahs Ark is the young child Lex. He nearly passed away when he turned blue and stopped breathing in his mothers arms, had 4 heart attacks and a stroke.
” We cant wait to see him using this– it will actually alter the method hes able to connect,” they said.
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The Hertfordshire Freemasons donated towards an Eyegaze for use by kids at the North London childrens hospice Noahs Ark
. Eyegaze, an assistive technology gadget, makes it possible for kids who can not speak to interact with their moms and dads and carers, play with their bros and sis, paint, or make music, even if all they can move are there eyes. Provincial Grand Master of Hertfordshire Paul Gower stated: “It is an honour for us to make it possible for Lifelites to supply Eyegaze for life-limited and handicapped children utilizing Noahs Arks services. We know that the childrens hospices, the children and their households are going through a very difficult time right now.” Its terrific to see that these innovations can have a tremendous effect on the lives of these children.