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Always a Happy House kid ...

Stephano, Jessica and Purity were in dire need when they came into the care of Happy House. With Mama Sue's kindness their mum was able to get back on her feet and to be reunited as a family with her ...
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A word of thanks from our unsuspecting Santa

You never know what will happen when you visit our family at the Happy House Children's Home in Watamu. David Paris took on an unexpected role of Santa at our family party at Mama Sue and Papa Dave's ...
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Christmas with the Happy House family

Our lovely friends Angela Lewis and David Paris joined in the fun of our Christmas at Happy House. From the Christmas party at Mama and Papa's home to a trip to the beach with our huge family of child...
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Getting ready for Christmas

We still have more than a month until Christmas but our Happy House family is already busy planning.  And the children using free time at weekends to make Christmas decorations and are delighted ...
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Christmas bells are jingling at Happy House

Santa will be bringing fewer gifts to our children this Christmas as Mama Sue explained in yesterday's video. We won't be able to give out new clothes, as we usually do, because with the pandemic virt...
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Happy House changed my life, by Nasri

When Nasri Juma came to Happy House as one of our Dr Danwata scholars in 2014 he was shy and lacking in self-belief. There had been huge gaps in his schooling because there was no money to pay. H...
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Ice cream from Tallulah

A little girl called Tallulah treated all our children at Happy House to ice-cream.  A friend of Angela Lewis, who sponsors two of our children, Tallulah wanted to help too so she saved up h...
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A big thank you

Mama Sue is saying thank you to everyone who has helped us to install smart TVs into every classroom at our school. And also for providing the money we needed to lay cable to take a stronger internet ...
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Party planning

Our older girls have turned into party planners to organise a celebration of Mama Sue's birthday next month. Mama wants to be able to hold a party her and Papa's house in Turtle Bay.  With everyo...
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Charity, a Happy House miracle

Love, determination and our special kind of care turned Charity from a dying baby into a happy, healthy child.  And as Charity turns 11, we look back on her story of tragedy turned to joy,&n...
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Thank you from Happy House

 Lucky speaks for all our children living at Happy House when he says thank you to Mama Sue for all she does for the kids in our care. They really do know how fortunate they are to have all the o...
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 We have felt so privileged to be a part of the Happy House family over the years. It has brought us all great joy to watch the children grow and see their smiling faces on the blog. To know that...
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I have been supporting the Happy House for a number of years now, my first visit to Watamu was in 2008 where i first met Sue and Dave the founders of the charity. I returned to Watamu in 2009 and I al...
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To sponsor at Happy House is very special. The children become part of your family and you love them as your own, Sue , Dave and staff do a wonderful job. Everything given they make sure the children ...
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Elizabeth Gomm

I first met Sue Hayward on a June day in 2007. I was women's editor on The Gazette in Blackpool, and had heard about how Sue and Dave were planning to sell their small hotel because they wanted to bui...
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Rotary Club of South Ribble, Lancashire

Rotary Club of South Ribble, Lancashire, England, UKRotary worldwide has 1.2million members and is present in over 200 countries. Most towns and cities throughout the world will have at leas...
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