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Weekend fun

In this video Happy House kid, Diana, tells us what the children get up to at weekends.Still in lockdown they are at home all the time but with a routine of...
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Braids of love

When life is normal, our girls are able to go out to have their hair braided.They go in small groups, the older ones taking the littles ones, to some of the...
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A letter for Diana

Letters, postcards and emails from members of their sponsor families means so much to children at Happy House.Knowing that there are people, beyond the Happy House, who care for them, who...
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Bargain Betty's 80

One of our wonderful friends known to us all as "Bargain Betty' has just celebrated her 80th birthday and is still shopping!Betty Hatch, who lives in Essex, loves to shop and...
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`Our special brother

Evans is the young man behind the production of our  recent videos.He's a talented and caring young man who has been living in our family since he was just a little...
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Surprise certificate

Nobody ever gets left out at Happy House where everyone grows up learning to care and share. At the end of the revision quiz, after a prayer of thanks, Mama presented...
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Making revision fun

Home school continues to fire the enthusiasm of our children at Happy House as they adapt to new ways of doing things during in lockdownMama Sue thought a quiz would be...
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An update from Mama Sue

With our Happy House family in lockdown since March, the family has got used to a new way of life and learning.Today Mama Sue brings you an update on all our...
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Happy House children helped to sow the maize seeds just as the rainy season was approaching.Now a few months later, and after some of the heaviest downpours we have seen for...
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Action replay

Evans who has taken on the role of Happy House football coach is harnessing technology to show his own action replays.And by showing the kids videos of their moves on the...
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Love letters

Some of our older kids at Happy House have been busy sanding and painting wooden alphabet letters.Evans said: "The kids are growing quickly because they are surrounded by love which is...
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Ceiling costs

It's been one expense after another at Happy House as the heavy rains have found every little flaw in our building - at home and at school.And add to that the...
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Pick a pepper

Some of our children have been in our greenhouses helping to pick pepper.The heat and the rain and brought us a good crop of green peppers which the children picked and...
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Our special boy David

Our junior David Hayward is a remarkable story of success..Named after our own Papa Dave, he is a champion child who has overcome one obstacle after another since he was abandoned...
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Hard work brings rewards

Our Happy House family had a wonderful sports day to celebrate their exam successes.And everyone joined in - even Victor who wanted to wear a football shirt too! Evans reports "Mama...
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A never-ending story

Maintenance at the Happy House is a never-ending story.The building is so big than no sooner do we finish painting one end than we we need to start at the beginning...
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Double good

There is a dual advantage to having watermelon as a treat!Firstly, our children at Happy House love the delicious flavour of this juicy fruit, secondly we can keep the seeds and...
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Soccer skills

Soccer training has become a real incentive to our children at Happy House.Evans, who was one of the first children to join our family when we opened in 2010, is now...
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Tree comes down

It has been necessary to fell another tree.Growing close to the perimeter wall, it was posing a threat to our electric fence which is essential to the security of our four...
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Football's coming home!

With lockdown easing, the Premier league is back in action and our kids are over the moon!They all have their own favourite clubs, and the chance to watch a game on...
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