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A message from Joy

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 […]

Opticians Visit House of Joy

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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 […]

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 […]

Eversfield School – THANK YOU!!!

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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. […]

The Demonstration Centre

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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.      

Welcome Chris and Renee

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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 […]

The Blog and Twitter Feed

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Hello, and welcome to our new BLOG. As you can see there’s not much here yet. Our hope over the coming months is to keep you updated with news from Uganda and our partners in the UK and around the world! You can now follow us on Twitter – @HOJ_uganda   

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