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Happy helpers

Happy helpers
Helping with the household tasks around their home at Happy House is never regraded as a "chorew" by our kids. They like assisting our staff and learning new skills ... it's all a part of family life....
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Getting set for school

Getting set for school
Our Happy House children ae coming towards the end of the longest school holiday of the year.  They are now getting geared up for the start of the 2024 academic year, new classes and exciting tim...
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Rejoicing in 2024

Rejoicing in 2024
Happy House kid Abdulmalik is bright and breezy on New Year's Day and eager to share his good wishes for you in 2024.
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Happy New Year

Happy New Year
As 2024 dawns, the young people living in care of our Happy House are full of hopes and ambitions.  Our aim, the dream of our founder the late Mama Sue, is to give them a happy home, an excellent...
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Santa bonus

Santa bonus
Happy House kids Chesco and Abdulmalik are having a great time playing a game together.  Santa brought Chesco a game of Connect Four and he is thrilled with it. A lot of our children are still on...
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Pele shirt raises £900

Pele shirt raises £900
A Brazil football shirt signed by the legendary, Pele, sold for £900 at auction recently. It was donated to Happy House by one of own wonderful supporters, Terry Stock, who bought it a chari...
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Shopping for the family

Shopping for the family
When you have 60 children in your family the weekly grocery bill certainly costs a pretty penny!  That's why it's so amazingly helpful when visitors bring donations of groceries or go out to do s...
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Arrivederci

Arrivederci
Our Happy House family was saddened to say goodbye to our Italian volunteers Valeria and her daughter Alessia.  They have been a big help in the few weeks they have been with us and introduc...
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Playtime

Playtime
WIth many of the Happy House children staying with relatrives on home visits, those for whom that is not an option are havig fun at home. In this video Chesco is having a kicakabout with some of his f...
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Fantastico

Fantastico
Fantastico! That was the Happy House children's verdict on the pasta dish cooked up by Valeria and her daiughter, Alessia. Morphin presents our video.
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Italian style

Italian style
Our volunteers, who we introduced you to in an earlier blog, have been showing our family how to make a delicious tomato sauce - from an authentic Italiajn recipe. The delicious sauce made by Valeria ...
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An amazing gift

An amazing gift
Some very good friends of our Happy House family have made Christnas wishes come true.  Our younger children now have a roundabout and a slide in their playground. Our friends donation covered th...
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Festive fare

Festive fare
After a fabulously fun and festive morning with a visit from Santa, games and entertainment, it was time for our Happy House family to gather for lunch.  Chicken pilau, always a favourite, and ic...
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Jingle bells joy

Jingle bells joy
The bells jingled all the way to Happy House as Santa made an early start to his deliveries.  We held our Christmas celebration early and the man in the red suit was delighted to deliver a few da...
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Banana boys

Banana boys
All our children at Happy House enjoy bananas so it is in their interest to make sure our banana trees have all they need to flourish, flower and fruit!
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First aid class

First aid class
Our great friend Joanne Reidhas been sharing some of her professional skills with our family. Jo, from Lytham, Lancashire, is a nurse and she has been teaching our staff and children how to respond sh...
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Boys' choir

Boys' choir
Our spirits are raised by the voices of children at Christmas time.  At Happy House, big "sister" Diana has been coaching the boys' choir ready for the festive celebration.  We get a sneak p...
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In fine voice

In fine voice
Husna and the Happy House girls are all ready for Christmas. They have all chosen the styles they wanted for their hair braids , a real treat as when it's back to school it will be back to more simple...
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Stunning style

Stunning style
Happy House kid Priscilla is going to look very special for Christmas.  She's had some stunning braids in in hair with the help of Auntie Millicent and Auntie Velma.
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Helping out

Helping out
A volunteer at Happy House, Baraka, is lookimg forward to Christmas with our family.  He's been helping to put up the decorations ready for the early celebration. We are always glad to welcome vo...
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