When I was 5 years old, I fell sick and went into hospital. I had really bad neck and back pain, and kept sleeping all the time. When I got better I couldn’t walk very well and had to use a stick. I also realized that I could not hear anything. Around the same time, my mother died so I lived with my siblings and my older sister looked after me. I managed to go to a ‘normal’ primary school, which was difficult, but I persevered and learnt to lip read and even speak a little. I passed my education there, however secondary school was not possible. I attended a deaf tailoring course instead...
You can read the rest of Jane's story and how Neema Crafts has made a difference to her life here.
Handmade baby booties screen printed in an exclusive animal design. They are elasticated which makes them easy to put on, and hard for little legs to kick off. Size 0-6 months. Come in a handmade matching drawstring bag. A perfect gift for a christening, baby shower etc.
Please be aware that because of the handmade nature of the product, the design and colours may vary slightly from the image shown.
All our items are hand made by people with disabilities in Tanzania and all profit goes back to supporting them. You can read their stories at www.neemacrafts.com.