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Valet for Papa's car

Valet for Papa's car
Papa Dave never drives around in a grimy car, our Happy House kids make sure of that.  They like to valet Papa's car unntil it is clean and shining.  Yesterday, Harry, Abdul and Thomas got a...
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Being a social woker

Being a social woker
Simon, a social worker, came to work alongside our Happy House social worker, Auntie Elina, four months ago.  In that time he has learnt a great deal abot what the work entails in practice and is...
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A walk on the dunes

A walk on the dunes
A group of our Happy House girls were enjoying the prospeft of goinng for a trip out for a walk on the sand dunes.  They know that they must stay together and look after each other when they are ...
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A pressing job for Auntie Janet

A pressing job for Auntie Janet
Auntie Janet is one of the longest serving aunties we have working on our staff at the Happy House.  Today we join her in the laundry where she is busy ironing - and there's always plenty of...
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Brenda moves on

Brenda moves on
There's great joy at Happy House because Brenda, the youngest member of our family, is crawling. She's had lots of encouragement from all her brothers and sisters who always want to spend time with th...
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Nickson feels the beat

Nickson feels the beat
Happy House kid Nickson is enjoying music at school.  He's been learning to play a drum and is trying hard tobe good enough to pass his exam.
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Exams, no problem!

Exams, no problem!
Mwende is in secondary school and absolutely loves it! Along with the other older children in our Happy House family, she travels there each day.  They've just completed their second week back af...
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Sunday songbird

Sunday songbird
Ha[py House kid Elizabeth comes to greet you this May Sunday and wants to brighten yiur day with one of her favourite songs.
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Ball boys

Ball boys
Happy House friends Lesly and Hussein are having a great time honing their basketball skills in this video. In their free time our children rarely sit about, preferring to be active and playing games....
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`Sew good

`Sew good
Meet Auntie Eunice our Happy House seamstress.  Auntie Eunice has her own workspace in the laundry where she is kept busy making school uniforms, clothing, soft furnishings and carrying out any r...
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Birthday girl is nine

Birthday girl is nine
Birthday girl Elizabeth Anne has turned nine this week.  She's a much loved Happy House child having joined our family when she was just six weeks old.  She's growing up into a really lovely...
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Good to be back

Good to be back
After a long school holiday, was extended because of flooding in Kenya, our Hppy House children are delighted to be back at school.  Husna, who is in high school, has really enjoyed catching up w...
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Banana bonus

Banana bonus
Happy House gardener, Uncle Tevin, is proud of the fruits of his labour - healthy banana trees.  It's seven months since they started planting banana trees and they are now producing fruit. ...
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Working man

Working man
Former Happy House kid, Sifa, is now working wirh the outdoor staff in our garden. The eldest if three children, Sifa has been through school but always wanted to work out of doors.  His younger ...
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Laundry helpers

Laundry helpers
Imagine having to do the daily laundry with 55 children at home. That's the task our Happy House aunties take in their stride but they are always glad of some extra help.  Yesterday, Brian and Ro...
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New posts

New posts
Our Happy House kids really enjoy playing basketball, but for Diana it is her chosen sport.  She is good at it and plays for her school in competition.  She is delighted that some of ou...
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Oscar chases his dream

Oscar chases his dream
Oscar, one of first Happy House kids, is in his final year of school and busy chasing his ambition.  Oscar hopes to do well inn his exams so that he will be able to work onbn making a name for hi...
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Trip to town

Trip to town
Our Happy House children had a lovely outing to Malindi thanks to three of our very good friends Diana, Eric and Veerle, who are from the Netherlands.. The main reason for the trip was to give the chi...
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Grateful to be safe

Grateful to be safe
Our Happy House children are happily back at school after their holoiday was prolonged by a Government decision to keep schools shut. Floods have ravaged parts of the country and our children have bee...
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Back to school

Back to school
Our Happy House kids finally went back to school yesterday, after an enforced extended holiday. Kenya postponed the reopening of its schools due to ongoing flooding caused by heavy rains, as flood-rel...
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