"DO IT! This home is such an amazing place to visit." College Junior 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
https://youtu.be/jPPzWrf_t8k Happy New Year to all our CHI friends and families from the kids at Alenah's Home! Alenah's Home is our CHI foster care center in Beijing. The special needs children who live there receive the medical care and therapies they require. Most importantly, they receive love and a solid sense of family. Many thanks for your continued support of Alenah's Home!
2018 Summer volunteer group #1, May 30th, 2018. Medical student Lauren McCroskie and her family volunteered for two weeks.. Every year, a growing number of our grown-up sons and daughters visit Alenah's Home, our Children's Hope foster care center in Beijing. Some come with their families, some with a group of friends and some come on their own. Many of our adopted kids stop in for a few hours on their way to visit other places. Others stay for a few days, or weeks, or even months. They all get a feel for their own early life
Get comfortable with a nice cup of tea and a full box of Kleenex to read this long, but totally worth it, story. The following is from the folks at Channel News Asia (CNA) GET REAL program , who have been covering the story at Alenah's Home, our CHI foster care center in Beijing for over a year now: BEIJING, China: All the boy with no ears wanted was a family of his own. Airplanes were his favourite thing in all the world to draw – “my mum and dad will come and take me away on a plane,” he’d
School years are winding down quickly and families are planning vacation travels. Many are thinking about returning to China with their almost-grown-up adopted sons and daughters. Children's Hope International invites everyone to include a visit to Alenah's Home, our CHI foster care center in Beijing, as part to your homeland tour. Visitors and volunteers can spend time with the kids and help out with some of the day to day activities. You can stay for a few hours or a few days. Young people 18 and older can stay on their own for extended periods. No matter the length of