Dilkusha Home / Tikotiko ni Gone mai Delakusa
PO Box 9, Nausori
Phone & Fax 3478325 / 3683223
The Dilkusha Home commemorate its 114 years of celebration. (1904- 2018.)
We are delighted to share with you our new look newsletter and trust these updates of our children, staff and home will help provide you with a current picture of our busy home.
Keep an eye out for our "Wish List" corner in each newsletter. We are reaching out to our kind friends for items the home is in great need of.
We look forward to providing you with these regular newsletters.
God bless and thank you all for your ongoing support.
From Deaconess Sala and all the staff at Dilkusha home.
News from around the home
Young talented International Secondary School students from Laucala Beach Suva designed and painted the nursery walls. The blackboard painted walls are helping the children with their writing and spelling skills. The nursery is busy with 12 children aged from 1 to 5 years.
During the school holidays Teacher Vanie has supervised a daily routine for all the children and senior girls to work on their homework. This maintains and fosters an ongoing learning environment for the children and senior girls.
Two girls in year 8 will be sitting for Fiji Eight Year Examination (FEYE) in September.
Two girls in year 10 will be sitting for Fiji Junior Certificate Examination (FJCE) in October. We wish all our girls good luck.
Gardens and maintenance
We are very thankful for the hard work of the Navuso Agriculture students who have given their time and skills to clear and plant Dalo. Other vegetable crops have been donated and planted by Koronivia Research Station staff. This is a new project for the home and we look forward to reporting on the crops.
A number of generous volunteers have also visited the home recently and graciously given of their time and resources. These volunteers have provided the home with:
Dilkusha Old Girls Reunion 2019
Exciting plans are already being made for the 2019 old girls reunion to be held in conjunction with 2019 Dilkusha Week. The reunion will be held on Friday 20th September 2019 (Saturday and Sunday plans still to be worked out). For further updates visit the facebook group "Dilkusha girls reunion Australia".
We thank all the volunteers, donors, Methodist Church of Fiji and abroad and The Department of Social Welfare Fiji for all their ongoing assistance.
We are blessed to have your ongoing assistance and support.