127 years taking care of abandoned children

Submitted by apulido on Sat, 11/11/2017 - 09:48

A place where family is valued without having a family. Children arrive barely months old, the causes are numerous. It is not a new reality. The San José de Malambo Children’s home is in its 127th year dedicated to the care of children in a state of abandonment “at first we only looked after girls, then we began to receive boys who remain here until they turn five”, says Sister Lourdes Reiss, who assumed the reins of the institution since 1972.

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