March 14, 2012 marked the formal opening of the new OB-Gyne and Pediatric Building of the Batangas Medical Center (formerly Batangas Regional Hospital). The Kythe core team headed by its Executive Director, Maria Fatima Garcia-Lorenzo (leftmost, upper right frame); Batangas Medical Center-Pediatrics Department OIC, Dr. George Ty (second from left, upper right frame ); Kythe President, Mr. Gerry Bacarro (third from left, upper right frame), and; Consultant, Batangas Medical Center Pediatrics Department, Dr. Elizabeth Palines (rightmost, upper right frame) were present at the inaugural. Kythe has entered into a Memorandum of Agreement with the Batangas Medical Center to transfer technology and practice of the Kythe Child Life Program to the hospital’s pediatric department. The holy mass and blessing were officiated by Rev. Fr. Romy Barrion (see upper left frame). The guest of honor was the Department of Health Undersecretary Teodoro J. Herbosa (lower left frame).
Be a Volunteer!The next volunteer orientation will be on May 9, 2015 at Kythe office. Orientation promptly starts at 8:45 a.m. Please bring Php300 each for your Kythe volunteer shirt. Thank you! Kythe office address: Room 201 FSS 1 Bldg. #20 Sct. Tuason corner Sct. Castor Streets Brgy. Laging Handa, Quezon City Click here to view the map. Please sign-up here.Please watch out for our next volunteer orientation on January 2015. Thank you!
Kythe Child Life ProgramFor 20 years, Kythe Child Life Specialists have continuously sought to learn about what the child-patient thinks and feels while confined in the hospital through the Child Life Program. Watch this video to learn more about Kythe Child Life Program. Know more...