Diwali brings extra sparkle for Gopi and friends

THERE was a great deal of excitement at the HEAL Children’s Village in Guntur as they celebrated the Diwali festival. Popularly known as the ‘festival of lights’, Diwali is one of the most important festivals of the year in Andhra Pradesh and is widely celebrated by families, who perform traditional activities together in their homes. […]

HEAL children raise a glass to village choir

CHILDREN at the HEAL Village in Guntur are able to enjoy refreshing drinks from a newly- installed water cooler, thanks to the generosity of a small village choir in Hampshire. When the United Voices Choir, from Sandleheath, near Fordingbridge, raised £350 from their first public performance in May, they contacted HEAL to ask how the […]

Child sponsors urgently needed at Bhadrachalam

CHILD SPONSORSHIP is a wonderful way to bring hope for a brighter future to a child living in poverty. One area of sponsorship urgently needed by HEAL is within its Poverty Trap Project, which involves supporting existing schools to provide more children from very underprivileged backgrounds with an education. HEAL believes that only through education […]