Hue Help works in central Vietnam to improve the health,
education and future prospects of disadvantaged children.
Volunteer in Vietnam

Volunteer as a teacher in Hue

Hue CHildren

Supporting children at Hue Children's Shelter

Lessons in swimming and water safety for 1200 children

Entries Tagged as 'Hue Help'

The past few months at Hue Children’s Shelter

December 31st, 2013 · No Comments · Latest News, Uncategorized

Fun Sunday activities have been a source of enjoyment for all of the children, two international, and two local volunteers recently. One Sunday included special Halloween activities and was a highlight for all. The chasing game ‘Who’s afraid of the monster’ was an enjoyable scare, with children then transforming each other into creepy mummies, cackling […]

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Sponsor a swimming lesson for only £5

December 4th, 2013 · No Comments · Latest News

Hue Help relies completely on donations by our generous supporters as we are non-governmental, non-religious organisation. We need your support this Christmas to ensure we can continue our important programmes next year, such as Swimming for Safety. In Vietnam drowning is the leading cause of death for children, with up to 32 children drowning each […]

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Hue Children’s Shelter update

October 3rd, 2013 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Hue Children’s Shelter was happy to welcome two new orphaned children, a brother and sister, to the shelter. They have been unable to attend school for the past year so are delighted to be back at school and are working hard. Two of the shelter’s girls have started at university and Hue Help will support […]

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Night at the Races Fundraiser, February 1st 2013

February 4th, 2013 · No Comments · Uncategorized

On Friday February 1st 2013, a fundraising event was held at O’Shea’s Irish Bar in Manchester, UK for the benefit of disadvantaged children in Hue, Vietnam. In total, eight live races were shown on four screens which, along with a raffle and live band, provided plenty of entertainment throughout the night.  With over 100 people […]

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Thao from HCS studying in Hoi An

January 29th, 2013 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Thao, one of the oldest girls in Hue Children’s Shelter surpassed the assessment criteria last summer to be trained at Streets International ( in hospitality in Hoi An. After 18 months of training at Streets International, she will have been provided internationally rewnowned teaching from a comprehensive culinary and hospitality programme, credentialed by the award-winning […]

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Call for Funds to Improve Children’s Nutrition in HCS

January 9th, 2013 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Hue Help are now seeking funds to support the children in Hue Children’s Shelter by adding fruits to their daily diet. The current budget for an individual child’s monthly meals is 580,000 VND (18 GBP). This amount is based on the Hue People’s Committee’s regulations and is applied to all children living in social centres/shelters […]

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Hue Children’s Shelter Update

January 3rd, 2013 · No Comments · Uncategorized

At the end of 2012, Hue Children’s Shelter had received six more children. They are: Quan (11 months old); Xu (5 years); Kim Anh (15 years); Pho (16 years); Tony (6 years) and Thinh (14 years). They are all from different districts of Thua Thien Hue province such as Quang Dien, Huong Thuy, and Hue […]

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Making Waves: Hue Help’s Swimming for Safety Programme in Thừa Thiên–Huế Province, Vietnam

August 20th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

In Vietnam, drowning is a major public health problem. To be specific, it is the leading cause of death for children after infancy, 32 children die from drowning here every day, which equates to over 11,000 children dying per year1;. In the UK that number is around 50 per year, over two hundred times lower2. […]

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YEP (Youth Expedition Programme) Hue 2012 – Unforgettable moments

May 23rd, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

From 23rd March to 2nd April 2012, Hue Help received a group of students from Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore, under their programme “YEP Hue 2012”. During this programme, they helped construct a courtyard for Tay Xuan Kindergarten over a period of nine days. We were excited for their arrival, and when they did eventually arrive […]

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Swimming for Safety 2012 Pre-evaluation Survey

February 14th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

On Friday 10th February 2012, Hue Help carried out a survey for the implementation of the 2012 Swimming for Safety programme in collaboration with Phu Loc Education Department. The programme is scheduled to start in August 2012 for 1,200 secondary school students in Phu Loc district. Eventually, we aim to strengthen the physical health of […]

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