Timeline

2015

– Opening of Toy Libraries in Kaolinovo and Venets

2014

– Start of project BG08/815 Mobile Approach to Toy Library funded through the NGO Program in Bulgaria under the EEA Financial Mechanism 2009-2014
– Opening of Toy Libraries in Sofia in partnership with Animus Association and For Our Children Foundation
– Opening of Toy Libraries in School for children with special needs “P. R. Slaveykov” in Pleven, NGO Club Targovishte, Daycare center for children with special needs in Ruse in partnership with Child and Space Association
– Music in motion training and start of the program in the three family counselling centers in Shumen, Novi Pazar and Veliki Preslav
– Traning and start of the Attachment Assistant Program in the homes for children 3 to 7 in Pleven and Ruse
– Closing of Toy Library in the home for children 0 to 3 in Vratsa due to deinstitutionalization process
– With the financial support of Dundee Foundation, Toy Libraries are opened in 3 family counselling centers in Shumen, Novi Pazar and Veliki Preslav

2013

– Training for use of the psychological test Bayley III with participation of specialists from Karin Dom, homes for children in Debelets, Pazardjik, Targoviste, Varna, Ruse, Shumen, Detelina Pleven, Nadezhda Ruse
– Attachment assistant starts work in Karin Dom
– Music in motion starts in the homes for children in Vratsa, Pleven
– Opening of Toy Library in Elementary school “Hristo Botev” in Targovishte

2012

– Start of implementation of the psychological test Bayley III
– Opening of Toy Libraries in Karin Dom, the homes for children in Pazardzhik, Nadezhda Ruse and Detelina Pleven
– Music in motion starts in the homes for children in Varna and Burgas

2011

– Opening of Toy Libraries in the homes for children 3 to 7 in Pleven and Ruse
– Opening of Toy Libraries and Music in Motion in the homes for children 0 to 3 in Shumen and Ruse

2010

– Opening of the first six Toy Libraries in the homes children 0 to 3 in Burgas, Debelets, Pleven, Targovishte, Varna, and Vratsa
– Licensing of Mobile center for work with children by the State Agency for Child Protection and the Agency for Social Assistance

2009

– Toy Library pilot project in the home for children 0 to 3 in Debelets – provision of toys, training of staff
– Registration of the Worldwide Orphans Foundation Bulgaria as a non-governmental organization in public benefit

From 2004 to 2009 WWO works on its Early Intervention program in partnership with Adoption Agency Milosardie on the Granny one-to-one program in 9 institutions for children – homes for children 0 to 3 in Vratsa, Pleven, Targovishte, Ruse, Shumen, Yambol, Veliko Tarnovo, homes for children 3 to 7 in Pleven and Ruse.