Staff Spotlight: Anna Harris

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On weekday mornings at the Family Care Centre in Vanuatu, Anna Harris can be found sipping coffee while working off a detailed administrative list, including tasks such as maintenance, communicating w...

Vanuatu Student Participates in DTS

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In 2015, Marine Reach leadership felt the Lord urge them to invest in discipling the nation of Vanuatu. In the years following, multiple outreach teams visited many of the inhabited islands, and the F...

Return to Vanuatu: Notes from Noah

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In August, Marine Reach New Zealand sent a task team to the Family Care Centre in Vanuatu to support and serve the FCC staff in practical ways. Noah Armbruster, who has been serving Marine Reach in th...

Staff Spotlight: Wilson Kalpat

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In 2021, Wilson Kalpat made a decision that would transform his life.  Growing up in North Efate, Vanuatu, Wilson had some connection to church and the Lord, but he didn’t feel it was all it could be....

FCC Clinic Update

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It has been an interesting season at the Family Care Centre Clinic! However, despite several months of community transmission of covid, some staff changes, and the FCC having a heavier than usual pati...

Answer to Prayer: Nurses Return to Vanuatu

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Last month, we asked you to pray that two of the FCC nurses, Anna Harris and Estera Badulescu, would be able to return to Vanuatu after experiencing delays in their return plans. We are thankful to sh...

Responding to Community Spread in Vanuatu

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During the first week of March, the government of Vanuatu reported their first case of Covid community spread. Five days later, the positive cases had reached 252 people infected with Covid. Following...

Staff Spotlight: Mary Scibiur

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Almost eight years ago, Mary Scibiur stepped off the plane in Vanuatu to participate in her Outreach portion of DTS. Little did she realise at the time, perhaps, how significant this country would be ...

Pop Up Clinic On Pele

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Off the North side of Efate Island (home of the Family Care Centre) Pele island rises from the ocean about 17 kilometres from Efate’s coast. It is home to about 220 residents The FCC staff made the jo...

FCC’s First Antenatal Concludes

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For the past 11 weeks, FCC nurse Melissa Johnny has facilitated a weekly antenatal class for expectant women. The class was developed two years ago, with the desire to empower women through knowledge ...