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We are changing the lives of 1000's of disabled and disadvantaged children in Burma (Myanmar) and elsewhere.

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Boarding Hostels

Heal Kids now pays some of the running costs for a number of boarding hostels in remote areas in Myanmar where there are no secondary schools in the local villages. This means that brighter children can get their secondary level education by staying away from home and close to a school. To make this possible the Burma Children's Fund (which has now closed) built or extended hostels in different parts of Myanmar so that older children could benefit from further education.

There are hostels in Chin State, Rakhine State, and in the Bago Region of Myanmar. Funding from Heal Kids now pays for hostel staff and operational costs so that more than a hundred children can stay in the boarding houses and attend secondary school.

Boarding Hostels

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