Congratulations to FOSTEO in Jakarta!

Congratulations to FOSTEO in Jakarta!

Sunday 18th November was a special day in Jakarta, with a gathering of 20 families to launch FOSTEO, a new community of children, adults and families who are living with Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) in Indonesia. CLAN congratulates the OI Community of Indonesia and the wonderful health professionals of the Indonesian Pediatric Society who worked with so many fantastic partners to help those living with OI enjoy the highest quality of life possible.

On the morning of Sunday 18 November 2013, families started to gather in the reception area of a conference centre in Jakarta, Indonesia. For many, this was the first time they had ever met another families living with Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI), and there was a quietness to the room to start with, as children and adults sat quietly in family groups waiting for the meeting to begin. What followed was inspiring and encouraging for all involved...

Click here for a full report from CLAN.

A gallery of photos is available on CLAN's website here.

Wishbone Day have shared an update on the launch of FOSTEO here.

Congratulations to FOSTEO Indonesia! They are now connected online (via Whatsapp) and already planning exciting community activities for Wishbone Day on 6 May 2014. Please join CLAN in welcoming FOSTEO to the international OI Community!