News

09/2020

When Albania was put in a lockdown, one of the areas that was hugely impacted was: students and education. As schools immediately closed, there was a need for connection between children, schools or families. Within...

08/2020

Some notes on a life changing week in Kafja e Rremes 

Around this time of year our  ‘We love Kafja e Rremes’ community camps had started to become a bit of an annual tradition, and for many people in our...

02/2020

This vibrant group of parents and carers meets every other week, either at Tek Ura’s centre or at a local bar café. As the group’s name suggests discussions focus around different aspects of parenting. Topics that...

01/2020

Tek Ura is offering opportunities for children aged 8-12 years old to learn English, within a program called “Horizons”. Every Wednesday, for more than two years now, groups of different children have been...

01/2020

Sensory stimulation therapy (SST) is a therapy that aims to utilize the mechanisms of neural plasticity to help recover somatosensory functions. Sensory therapy is based on A. Jean Ayres' theory "Theory of Sensory...

07/2019

Since Tek Ura was established over three years ago we have been responding to the extreme poverty experienced by significant number of people in the community. People living without running water, without electricity...

06/2019

For two years, our center is offering a unique service in Albania. Sensory therapy, more specifically the TacPac method, is not known to therapists, parents, and is also unknown to children who come to our center. We...

06/2019

Educational activities whether for young toddlers or for those more ‘advance in age’ is one of the key provisions of Tek Ura. These activities embody the values of inclusion, empowerment and celebration as some of...

06/2019

‘It was an amazing day when we saw God in the faces of children and the warmth of those I was with’ Tani 

Tek Ura’s ‘We love Kafja e Rremes’ camp - was our third whole community gathering in the beautiful...

06/2019

At Tek Ura we want to support the most marginalised in society, to understand the problems facing them, to listen and then to work together to find solutions.

But, what does this look like? How do we do this...