Good afternoon. Seed time and harvest time. Just as the farmers in Uganda have prepared the ground ready for the new crops. Ron and I have been here in the UK resting, getting ready for the new season ahead. It’s been wonderful catching up with family and friends, we’ve both been working which has been […]
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A message from Joy… I have the greatest gift of being the Executive Director for House of Joy Uganda. Whenever I meet people, one of the first questions they ask is…”Is House of Joy named after you?” The direct answer is no it is not. But I like being asked that question, it takes me […]
In October 2016 Steve Jones, and Sarah Walker accompanied Optician Ruth Easton to conduct and Eye Clinic at House of Joy. Below you can read about Steve’s impressions of his time there. It is not difficult to find a smile at House of Joy. Bright teeth on dark skin makes every smile radiant and they […]
A Guided Tour Click on the videos below to watch a guided tour of some of the grounds and buildings at House Of Joy.
Fundraising Legend – About to go on TV! An 8 year old school girl from South Wales, called Gwenan has been making cards for special occasions and selling them to raise funds for House of Joy… BRILLIANT! So far she has raised £336.54!!! AMAZING! She has been invited to appear on TV this Wednesday to […]
Work has started to complete the Multi-purpose building…
Eversfield School – A Huge THANK YOU Everyone at House of Joy is amazed the huge gift of £13,467 that has been sent from Eversfield School to support the work in Uganda. Throughout this year House of Joy has been Eversfield’s Charity, and they have donated all proceeds from their fundraising activities to support our work. […]
Music, Dance and Drama Festival 2016 Below you will find some pictures from our performing arts festival this year! We have some amazingly talented young people here at House of Joy and we are massively proud of them!
Below are photos of the Demonstration Centre at House of Joy. As you can see work is progressing really well and we hope to be finished in time for 20th August! When completed the Demonstration Centre will the base of our unit for children with Special Educational Needs.
We are really excited to welcome Chris and Renee Bochniak who flew out Uganda last week to work alongside the folks at House of Joy to oversee our current building projects. Chris and Renee visited in March to assess how they could help and are now at House of Joy until mid December. They bring with […]