Foster families

Happy Child ecovillage for orphans and foster/adoptive families

In Zaporozhye Oblast, charity fund "Happy Child" is taking the initiative to develop a small village community of foster families where children and parents will live in harmony with nature

July 1, 2011, 21:00 24052
Groups Align to Make 'Ukraine Without Orphans'

By the year 2015, Ukraine will be a country without orphans, according to the vision of a newly established alliance known as Ukraine Without Orphans

December 13, 2010, 17:00 2462
Greer family welcomes adoptee with open arms child from Ukraine has Down Syndrome

Child from Ukraine with Down Syndrome was adopted by Greer family. Here is the article about it

December 3, 2010, 12:00 3616
“Zerkalo Nedeli” newspaper: reforming: silent wars of the orphan’s homes

Author of the article try to generalize situation with deinstitutionalization in our country, though according the most optimistic projections, this process, that just beginning to develop in Ukraine, will not be over until 2017

October 8, 2010, 12:00 2746
In a Fairy-Tale Village, Russian Orphans Thrive

The founders of Kitezh, an experimental orphan community, hope that their village can be a model of reform for Russia’s decrepit child welfare system

August 17, 2010, 17:00 3178
The more the merrier – The story of the large Vovk family

From the windows of the old tiny house seven members of the foster family can see their big and wonderful house in front

August 5, 2010, 17:00 3312
Family-type Children's Home of Svetlana Petrushenko

The friendly family consisting of mother and six children wants to adopt two more orphans. It is necessary to enlarge accommodation for this purpose. Unfortunately, the mother doesn’t have any money

June 15, 2010, 13:30 6073
The recesses for abandoned babies “The Windows of Life” will be opened in Kiev

The special recesses “The Windows of Life” will have appeared in Kiev by the end of this year. The neglectful parents will be able to leave their babies there if they do not want to see them anymore.

April 2, 2010, 17:00 2693
From the beginning of this year 16 orphans were adopted in Zaporozhye: 1200 kg of documents related to foster families will be dispatched to Kiev

16 kids from Zaporozhye have found their families and parents from the beginning of 2010.

March 2, 2010, 13:50 2867
Family Rashkevitch needs our help to accept two more orphans into family

Lack of money for the finishing of building of an apartment house doesn't give Rashkevich family an opportunity to accept two more girls

February 12, 2010, 9:55 3437
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Happy Child foundation - effective help to the most needy children of the Zaporozhye region, Ukraine, since 2004

They need help:

You donated in 2022

$ 705 746

Our expenses in 2022
To 132 sick children $95 939
Medical equipment: $15 493
Humanitarian help: $177 930
To disabled children: $291 049
To children's village: $14 902
To orphans and poor children: $34 888
"Helpus" - help to adults: $3 590
Service expenses: $24 665
Total sum of expenses: $662 026

$5 924 797

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