“DO IT! This home is such an amazing place to visit.” College Senior Alice Mockenhaupt volunteered at Alenah’s Home, our CHI Foster Care Center in Beijing, just this Spring. In addition to her service to the kids at Alenah’s, Alice was kind enough to give an interview sharing her experience with others who might consider a similar visit.
Here’s what Alice had to say: CHI: What was the purpose of your visit to Alenah’s Home? ALICE: I went to Alenah’s Home to explore Chinese culture and views on children with disabilities. I wanted to experience the different ways
1. What was the purpose of your visit to Alenah’s Home?
Many of our adopted sons and daughters are ready to return to China to get a better impression of their origins and their place in the world. Children’s Hope international is happy to arrange a RETURN TO CHINA for families wishing to embark on this journey.
Alenah’s Home is a major stop on the itinerary of this momentous trip.
Visitors can stay for a day or a month.
Come and experience Alenah’s work with special needs orphans. Help with the children’s care. Meet the staff. Join in the day-to-day activities.
Many of our CHI families and grown-up adopted sons and daughters spend time “giving back” by volunteering and working at Alenah’s Home.
Photos on this page are used by permission. The children pictured are not available for adoption.