Trustee Visit to India

    May 25, 2010

    Paul and Grace Nadin-Salter visited India from 22nd September to 5th October 2010.  They visited both Bethel and Joy Homes, taking the children from both homes on day trips.  Bethel children visited Chennai Zoo for the day, and Joy children visited a famous temple which had just celebrated 1000 years since being built by an …..

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    Mini Biathlon May 2010

    May 25, 2010

    Once again, this was a fabulous family-friendly event!  56 runners and riders took part, running for 4 miles and cycling for 6 miles.  The youngest participant this year was Laura, aged 11.  Ambience and entertainment was provided by The Occasional Sax Quartet, who played throughout the event.  Karen Armstrong made delicious home-made soup which she …..

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    Inside Joy Children’s Home

    February 13, 2010

    Joy children’s home has light, airy dormitories for the children; one for the boys and one for the girls.  The dining room is large and spacious and the children have benches and tables to sit at whilst eating or doing their homework.  There is a large toilet block to the left of the building and …..

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    Joy Children’s Home – Brief History

    February 13, 2010

    When the true enormity of the disaster became apparent, it was decided that Dave and two locals would buy 150 sets of clothes, blankets and bed mats, and drive 300km south to visit remote coastal villages near Nagalpattinam that would be much less able to help themselves than the nearby coastal areas of Madras.  It …..

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