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Oasis of Hope: Playtime of positive progression

Laughing. Singing. Chasing a musical choo-choo train.

From the outside looking in, you would never know that the energetic toddlers and preschoolers at the Bill and Bette Bryant Crisis Nursery are currently under the 24/7 care of their teachers, housemothers, and caregivers as they hopefully await permanent placement with a forever family.

The Bill and Bette Bryant Crisis Nursery lovingly provides nurturing and restorative protection for children ages 2 to 5. The positive progression of each child is visibly tracked on paper as they grow, but more importantly, it is evident through the sparkle of their eyes, the crinkling of their little noses, and the giggling joy of how they each interact and play.

Worry-free playtime is the very foundation of the oasis of hope this nursery was founded upon. Thanks to dedicated Alliance for Children Everywhere donors like you, these children will delight in learning how to hop, skip, build blocks, and color pictures in a safe and loving environment.

With the generous support of Alliance for Children Everywhere’s crisis nurseries, more toddler and preschoolers will have a future filled with hope, love, and continued healing.