Social Work delegation from Berlin visits Covenant House in Detroit

During our Staff Exchange program last week, Social Workers from Gangway had an opportunity to visit with staff and homeless youths who were able to find refuge at the „Covenant House“ in Detroit. An encounter that will stay with most of us for the foreseeable future.

 

Im Rahmen unseres Fachkräfteaustausches in Detroit vergangene Woche haben Kolleginnen von Gangway e.V. sich vor Ort mit Mitarbeitern im „Covenant House und obdachlosen Jugendlichen die hier Zuflucht fanden, getroffen. Ein Treffen und Gespräch das einige von uns nachhaltig begleiten und bewegen wird…

 

Street Work, social justice issues, alternative education, art and cultural projects...so much has happened since coming to Berlin in 2003...NYC, Nairobi, London, Barcelona, Cairo,  Johannesburg, Detroit...the world is small, we believe it is our responsibility to let everyone we work with discover and experience at least a piece of it whenever possible...and be transformed in the process...i believe we have done and will continue to do just that...i look forward to sharing blog posts and pictures throughout our projects...and it would be a pleasure if some of you would stop by from time to time...