Aloude

Aloude is married but does not live with her husband. Her living relatives include 6 children and 16 grandchildren. Seven grandchildren are living with her, 5 of which attend school. Aloude wal...

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Aloude

Aloude is a joyful woman, who fondly remembers jumping rope. She is 66 years old and has five children. Most of her children live in Cite Soleil, while one lives in Carrefour. She has lived in Ci...

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Altesse

Altesse is Antionette's husband. He has some medical issues and is unable to work.

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Antchola

Antchola lives in a house that was built by Samaritan’s purse with her daughter. Some of her grandchildren help her out with chores. She has lived in Titanyen all her life and used to sell...

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Antoinette

Antoinette lives in a house that was damaged by the earthquake with her husband, Elyse, and 6 children. Her house is in need of repair. Antoinette is quite independent and gathers her own water...

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Camisane

Camisane is known as the “Charcoal Lady” because that is what she sells to make a meager living. Charcoal is the basic means of cooking in Haiti; however, it causes the deforestation o...

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Charitable

Charitable is a quiet, hardworking woman who tries to sell items when she can to make a living. She lives alone in a concrete house with a roof, a blessing in Haiti. She is truly an orphaned elde...

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Charite

Charite is a 66 year old woman who was referred to the Elder Program by Pastor Wesley. She simply has nothing and will go out looking for food. Charite cares for a 10 year old granddaughter, Schn...

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Charles Benest

Charles Benest is 53 years old and has lived in Cite Soleil his entire life. He is a charming man, younger than many of our elders. He has had 6 children. His one young daughter lives with him....

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Charletude

Charle is a joyful woman who appreciates visits and lights up when she talks. She lives in a house with a cement floor and walls and a tin roof with her 2 daughters and grandchildren. She used ...

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Dieufort

Dieufort lives in a house he owns with his daughter and granddaughter. He makes a little money by renting out his house every Tuesday and Friday for market day. Dieufort used to be a farmer and ...

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Edmund

Edmond is blind, partially deaf, and is unable to walk independently. His brother, Honore, checks on him every day and helps him with everything. He remembers having 5 siblings and being a good br...

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Eliphet

Eliphet has 2 children, and one granddaughter who lives with her. She used to sell at the market every day to provide; and sometimes even brought her kids with her. Eliphet doesn’t get ou...

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Elitane

Elitane is 63 years old. She appears healthy, but may be a little tired. She has teeth that hurt, otherwise reports that she is ok. She sold garden items at the market. She and her husband Volcy...

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Felice

Immediately following the earthquake, Felicie lived in a house made of cardboard. She now lives in a house built by Samaritan’s Purse, and is fortunate enough to live around relatives who ar...

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Fidelcia

Fidelcia was born in 1940; she is 78 years old. She has lived in Titanyen a long time. Currently she lives with five people and has family near by. She had ten children, five have passed. She does ...

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Filozia

Filozia is a cheerful woman who lives in a house with her sister, her sister’s children and grandchildren. Sometimes they all help with the cooking and cleaning. She has two other children ...

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Flerisiane

Flerisiane is the mother of our security guard, Andre, at Grace Village. She is a 70 year old woman who grew up in Jacmel. She worked as a gardener when she was younger. She is married, but separat...

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Genes

Genes is a spunky 80 year old woman, who loves her church and her community. She remembers working as a cook and selling street food. Now she has problems with her eyes, and she can’t hear we...

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Guerline

Guerline is a dear friend to many Healing Haiti goers. She is a very close neighbor to Lindor. Her beautiful smile, the pride she has in her family and the genuine love she has for everyone , makes...

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Izelia

Izelia lives in the neighborhood Four Coffins. She is unsure of her age. Izelia has six children but five of them have died. One child lives in Cite Soleil. She has two grandchildren and three grea...

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Jeorzelie

Jeorzelie is 80 years old and lives in the Four Coffins neighborhood. She had five children, however four have died. She has 13 grandchildren. She lives with a daughter and some grandchildren. She ...

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Lauremise

Lauremise and Pierre are a deeply Christian couple who ask to pray whenever they are visited. They live in a house near Grace Village in Titanyen. They previously lived in the mountains before mo...

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Lindor

Lindor is a humorous and joyful gentleman even though his life has been quite difficult. He is able to walk and cook for himself, but he is truly an orphaned elder, with no one other than Healing...

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Marianie

Marianie was born in 1948; she is 70 years old. She has five children, three girls and two boys. Four of her children live in other regions of Haiti. She lives with her daughter and some of her gra...

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Maricia

“Prayer is my food and drink,” is the phrase Maricia declares when she has visitors. She is a joyful woman who is known to love animals and has a pet goat. She lives in a house that w...

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Mariedeloude

Mariedeloude is a mentally handicapped woman who lives in a house that was rebuilt by Healing Haiti this year. She has three children, ages 15, 12 and 8, who help her gather food and water for the...

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Marieloude L.

She is the mother of Jude Jean Paul. She is a 59-year-old woman who recently lost her son. She grew up in Cayes, Haiti but has been in Titanyen for 18 years. She is married to Berthony and they liv...

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Marie P

Marie P- she is a 69 year old woman who lives in a tarp home with 2 of her grandchildren. She had a son who died and Marie was left to care for 2 of her 3 grandchildren. The 3rd grandchild lives ...

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Marie Rose

Marie Rose is 65 years old and the grandmother of Alex (a young man who many past goers know). She lives near and attends Hope Church. She lives with her boyfriend and her grandson, Alex. She has ...

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Marieterez

“With God everything is OK” – that is the comment Marieterez makes when we visit her and hear her story. She shines a bright smile when visitors come to her tent – house...

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Mercidieu

Mercidieu is 69 years old and lives in Cite Soleil. He is one of the original Elders from Cite Soleil. He lives alone. He has 10 children, one who has passed away. Two of his children live in Cite ...

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Monique

Monique Merisier is a 57 year old woman who is living with her 2 daughters and 2 granddaughters. She lives in a home that was built for her following the earthquake, however it is small and hot. ...

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Ofhane

Ophane lives by himself, but has many medical issues due to leprosy attacking his limbs. He is now free of the disease, but the Eldercare and Medical teams work closely with him. During a medica...

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Pierre

Pierre is married to Lauremise. He lives with her, four children and one grandchild. He also has chickens. Pierre enjoys visits and care from Healing Haiti for him and Lauremise. He used to wo...

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Roseanna

Roseanna is 90 years old. and She has lived in Cite Soleil a long time, although she is originally from Jacmel. She has three living children and had seven other children who have all passed away...

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Rosette

Rosette was born in 1935; she is 83 years old. She is cared for by her sister. She has no children, but lives with her sister and her family, in all eight people in the household. She can’t w...

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Saintane

Saintane is a 55 year old woman (doesn’t know her birth date) who lives her daughter, Mimose and a few grandkids. She is from Saut d’Eau in the Mountains. She is not married and said sh...

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Sitalia

Sitalia is a 72 year old woman who is living alone having a difficult time making ends meet. She has been wanting to be in the program for a very long time. She has 7 children but has about three...

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Telicia

Telicia has a beautiful smile and says she works for God by praying for everyone. She lives with one daughter and 4 grandchildren, who are able to help her with cooking and cleaning since she ha...

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Viergelie

Viergelie lives in a house built by Samaritan’s Purse after the earthquake. She is able to walk enough to cook for herself and do laundry, but she doesn’t get out much and relies on h...

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Volcy

Volcy is 66 years old. He is very thin and has stomach and intestinal issues. He is not very mobile but is content. Earlier in his life, he was a gardener. He lives with his wife Elitane. They a...

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