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Embassy of Israel in Ukraine and «GogolFEST» present

«Smiles in Hospitals» project : master classes and practicums on ART-therapy.

On September 1-3 ART-internists from Israel will give master classes on therapeutic clownery. On Residence territory the master classes will take place on September 2-d and 3-d at 7.00 p.m.  (Injenerna Str.,вул. 7V , “Vydubichi” metro station)

In the framework of GOGOLFEST during 3 days volunteers and actors from Kiev will learn methods of therapeutic clownery under the guidance of Limor Amir and Rakhel Rotshtein - the experienced specialists from Israel. Theoretical studies will be followed by visits to hospitals and organizations helping refugees from Eastern Ukraine.
The master class participants will visit child’s department of National Cancer Institute, Charity Fund “Beiteinu-Our Home” and others.

Everyone needs laughter and joy - especially children and adults who are hospitalized with serious medical conditions. In Israeli hospitals clowns are the part of medical stuff. This kind of rehabilitation has a scientifically proved positive influence on children feel. Twenty five years of experience in therapeutic clownery confirms the efficiency of its influence on psycho emotional state of people with serious medical conditions.
 
The schedule:

1.09.2014

5.00 p.m. (Shchekavytzka Str.,29   Refugee Placing Center)
 Meeting of master-class participants. Briefing. Acquaintance with methods of work.
6.00 p.m. Practicum: work with refugees

2 .09.2014

3.00 p.m.        (Lomonosova Str., 3343 “Vasylkivska” metro station
Child’s Department of National Cancer Institute)
Meetings with patients.
 7.00 p.m.           (Injenerna Str.,вул. 7V , “Vydubichi” metro station ArtKlaster «GogolFEST»)
Master class for volunteers.

3.09.2014

3.00 p.m.        (Lomonosova Str., 3343 “Vasylkivska” metro station
Child’s Department of National Cancer Institute )
Meetings with patients.

7.00 p.m.           (Injenerna Str.,вул. 7V , “Vydubichi” metro station ArtKlaster «GogolFEST»)
Master class for volunteers.

For participation in volunteer’s group preliminary accreditation is required!

The requests (with name, age and contacts filled in) should be sent on: gogolschool14@gmail.com.

The press accreditation is on telephones - (044) 586 15 28 or (044) 586 15 31

Facebook page of the project: https://www.facebook.com/events/947408981951398/

Additional information about the project can be given at Culture Department of Israeli Embassy in Ukraine - tel. - (044) 586 15 31, culture@kiev.mfa.gov.il