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What an amazing day!  The younger children at the Victory Child Care Project had their very first experience of a play park. They had jam sandwiches and crisps as well ...
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A massive thank you to Alex (Robot Wars - TR2) and all those who gave items, and those who bid on the online Robot Wars and BattleBots auctions. The incredible ...
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Judith has worked as a housemother at Victory Child Care Project since October 2011, but left at the end of August to look after her family. We thank Judith for ...
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Making a difference in the lives of orphans, vulnerable children and communities in Uganda. #WithYourHelp To support this work, please click on the "Donate" button on the right of your ...
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Term 2 of the new school year has just finished in Uganda.  The children have worked hard in school and enjoyed themselves! Currently we support a total of 77 children ...
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In one of last month's posts where we read about Paul Thomas being awarded the British Empire Medal, he mentioned the work that firefighters and more specifically Firefighters for Christ ...
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On August 19th, Andrea will be walking to the top of Pen Y Fan in the Brecon Beacons to raise money to support the education of children supported by Tŷ ...
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Having just been awarded the British Empire Medal for his services to charity in Africa and pastoral care to the Fire Service in Wales, we speak to Paul Thomas BEM, ...
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Really proud of these four! Yesterday Samuel, Pius, Rebecca-Joy and Freda celebrated at the commemoration of the Day of the African Child, and spoke in front of everyone who attended ...
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We are delighted to announce that Robot Wars TR2 family team of Alex, Clive and Wendy will be holding their second Charity Auction this summer, raising money for Tŷ Cariad ...
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We are so pleased to announce that Paul Thomas (Founder and Trustee of Ty Cariad Africa) has been honoured in the Queen's birthday list, and awarded the British Empire Medal ...
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We are delighted that recently Victory Child Care Project was asked to participate in the planning and celebrations commemorating the Day of the African Child. Yesterday Olivia, Brian and Juliette ...
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Raise FREE MONEY for Tŷ Cariad Africa when shopping online - it costs you nothing!! Sign up here... https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/tycariadafrica/ ...
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We have some great news to share from our partners, Kyampisi Childcare Ministries (as written by Droplets in a Stream, Australia)... She's dreamt of this moment for 8 years... In ...
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Since the last distribution of AFRIpads sanitary towels to Namugongo Mixed Primary School, Olivia (Victory Child Care Project’s Lead Social Worker) has been looking at identifying a community with vulnerable ...
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What is the 300 Club? The 300 Club is a group of people who financially contribute to the education of children in Uganda in and around the Victory Child Care ...
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Here is the report received from our partners Uganda Hands for Hope about funding they recently received from us. In January 2017, our long time partners, Tŷ Cariad Africa made ...
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Over the last two weeks we have read about the importance of education, and how both Olivia’s and Dr JB's education support helped shape their futures.  This week in the ...
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Last week we read about about the importance of education, and how Olivia's education support helped shape her future.  This week we read about Dr JB Mawanda.  Dr JB - ...
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Olivia is the Administrator and Head Social Worker at Victory Child Care Project-Ty Cariad, in Namugongo, Uganda.  In her role, she is involved in all aspects of child care provision, ...
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Periods, they're a pain. Literally. For many of us women it is a rough time of the month, and that is with the use of pain relief and sanitary ware ...
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I first became involved in the ministry some seven years ago when I was invited by Dr Joseph Serwadda to speak at some conferences at his church in Kampala. I ...
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The new school year is about to start in Uganda.  The children have enjoyed their 2 month holiday, but very soon they will be back to their long school days ...
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My first visit to Uganda was in April 2010.  To be honest, I went with some hesitation as I didn’t like flying (STILL DON’T!!) and being a teacher, I didn’t ...
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Here are some of the photos taken on Boxing Day at the children's home in Uganda.  As well as the staff and the 63 children at the home, they were ...
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Here are some of the photos taken on Christmas Day at the children's home in Uganda.  As well as the staff and the 63 children at the home, they were ...
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On Christmas Eve, Olivia, Brian and some of the children from the children's home went into the local community to distribute the food packages paid for by the Christmas appeal.  ...
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Happy Christmas!! With your support throughout 2016, we have been making a difference to so many people at the children’s home, in the local community and in other projects that ...
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A really GREAT BIG THANK YOU to all who have donated and are helping us to feed children in Uganda at the children's home and in the community this Christmas ...
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A massive thank you to all who have donated and are helping us to feed children in Uganda at the children's home and in the community this Christmas. The total ...
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Last week we launched our Christmas appeal, and as you may be aware, we have partnered with BIS (www.bis-group.co.uk) in South Wales to enable us to meet more needs.  Every ...
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I've been looking back at the photos and videos we have taken over the years and came across this one from the end of 2011.  It's really encouraging to see ...
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You can read all about John and Iris' trip to Uganda here http://tycariadafrica.org/johnandiris/ ...
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On Sunday 27th November in the afternoon, St Kizito Junior School organised their end of year graduation party for the children in Top Class.  Some of the children from the ...
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Harvey has been the Treasurer of Tŷ Cariad Africa since 2009.  We interviewed Harvey recently about his involvement in the charity.   What does Tŷ Cariad Africa do? Tŷ Cariad ...
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Every year we collect money to provide presents and extra food so that the children and staff at the children’s home in Uganda can feast and enjoy this special time ...
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On Thursday 27th October. John Hunt and Paul Thomas went to visit the Fire Police Station in Mukono, Uganda.  Just twelve months ago the Fire Police officers at this station ...
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Members of the Christian Fellowship Church in Belfast, along with Craig Hunt's colleagues at the Fire Station and his Rescue colleagues, and John and Iris Hunt's Ulster Rugby friends and ...
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Term 3 has just started in Uganda, and it has been a busy time for all in preparation for the new term. Teacher Juliette has been working with the pre-schoolers, ...
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In 2015, Ty Cariad Africa made the donation of special equipment, such as wheelchairs, hand splints, finger splints and knee braces, towards the Children with Disabilities program run by Uganda ...
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At the children's home they are regularly visited by local police officers and so that wouldn't usually cause a stir, but on Thursday over 30 police officers from Kira Police ...
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After a 3 week break , the children will be starting term 3 on Monday.  The older children have already returned to boarding school, and both Hope and Bridget are ...
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Yesterday, Victory Child Care Project successfully reunified two sisters who had been with them for temporary care for four weeks.  The local police traced the family members and all were ...
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At the children's home in Namugongo, Uganda we are currently going through over 350 nappies per month - that's a LOT OF BIG JOBS, and about £185 per month! Could ...
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You may think that the home would be quiet during term time, after all, there are 31 children who attend school daily, and another 6 children in Boarding School. That ...
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The new kitchen block was built back in July 2012 and has been very busy ever since.  In May it was time for some maintenance work as the chimneys had ...
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Following Morris’ resettlement on 12th February, Brian and Olivia made a follow up visit to monitor his progress in a family environment and to collect his school report card. On ...
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Thank you  These last 12-15 months have been an amazing and challenging time for the charity and for the projects that we are involved in, but none of this would ...
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300 Club Education Update! With your help, we continue to fund the education of the children at the home, children who have been reunified with family members but who are ...
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