It’s been almost twenty years since the sisters and brothers of Saint Elisabeth Convent started to visit the Boarding Home for children with special needs, which is located near the Convent grounds in Minsk.
In this interview with Alexander Zhdanovich, the leader of the inclusive theatrical group "Joy", we talk about the life and work of this theatrical team.
The lay sisters and volunteers from the Convent of Saint Elisabeth care for the residents of several institutions.
Why don't we, who have a lot of gifts, know how to appreciate and protect them? Why do those whom we consider to be disadvantaged rejoice sincerely and love unconditionally?
The social employment workshop “Dobrodel” [do-gooder] offers jobs for people with mental conditions who are able and willing to work, but cannot find employment in the market because of their disability.