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Halfway house happiness

Johnny is one of the young men living in Hatch House, the first bungalow on the siite of our hslfway house.  Happy House bought the land and built the bungalow as the first phase of its pla ...
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Beside the sea

The last of the birthday week videos ad we join the Happy House kids having fun in the sea on Watamu beach.  From Blackpool, where our charity started, to the India ocean, we do love to be beside...
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Brthdays are a piece of cake

What is a birthday without cake? Fortunately, it's not a question our Happy House family has to answer - there was a beautifully decorated cake for it's 14th birthday.  And before the cake was cu...
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For children now and in the years to come

The Happy House celebrated its 14th birthday on Sunday with a trip to the beach. The children had fun in sun, playing in the sand and splashing in the sea.  Then it was back home to continue the ...
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Little chicks on the way

With eggs in the incubator and almost ready to hatch, Happy House is getting ready for the new arrivals.  Uncle Charo, our joiner, is preparing the chicken run to ensure that it will be comfortab...
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It was a miracle, Mama

Today is our 14th birthday. It's a time to celebrate all that has gone before and to look ahead to all that is to come, writes Elizabeth Gomm. And to be thankful to our inspirational founder, Sue Hayw...
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Happy birthday Happy House

Tomorrow, St Patrick's Day, Happy House will celebrate its 14th birthday.  And the children will have a splashing time as the party will be held on the beach. For Papa Dave anniversaries are poig...
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If the glove fits

Children in primary grade four at Happy House School learn many6 practical skills.  These include designing and making items, including protective gloves to wear whilst handling hot pans.  H...
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Books bring joy

Books bring so much joy to Husna. Since she first discovered the mysteries that unfold on pages, the questions they can answer or get you to pose, and the way that every book opens a new window on a w...
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LaLa for Brenda

Our baby Brenda has just reached her first birthday landmark.  She was nonplussed by her big day, not knowing what the fuss was about but  the  gift sent by members of her spo...
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Makig the most of moringa

It's been hot, hot, hot and the Happy House garden is longing for the rains to come.  With the thermometer touching 35C, which feels like 40C because of the humidity, everyone is feeling the heat...
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Helping out

Mwende is such a lovely young woman. She really cares about those people aroud her and likes to be of help when she can. So after a busy week at school, she volunteered to help the aunties in the laun...
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Guiding force

At a weekend when International Women's Day is being celebrated, hearing our Happy House Florence talking about Guiding seems fitting. She has recently join the Kenya Girl Guides Association which emp...
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A song for you

Whatever you are doing in your busy life, our Happy House children would like you to stop, sit down and relax for just a couple of minutes while they sing a song for you.

Happy Husna

Husna has grown up at Happy House to be a confident, capable, hardworking and determined yooung woman. Now in her final year at school her focus is on doing well and continuing to the hext stage of he...
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Fancy footwork

Ludwin loves to dance. In her free time she like to practice her steps and is happy to show you a little of her dancing with some of her Happy House brothers and sisters as her musical accompaniment.

Final year

Oscar was the youngest of three siblings who joined our Happy House familly 14 years ago. They arrived even before the shipping container carrying most of the furniture for our brand new building. Eva...
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On the ball

Happy House Diana's favourite sport is basketball, and she is good at it. She gives us a reporton here progress in the game.;

Football first

Happy House kid isfootball mad.. He works hard at school, but when he has some free time he likes to be perfecting his soccer skills. He also enjoys following his favourite team in the English Pr...
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Happy half term

One thing you never hear a Happy House child saying is "I'm bored." They have quiet times when they need them, but mostly they like to be active and busy. Half term lasted only a few days, but as Mwen...
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