January 2022 Update

Happy New Year to all!

I think about everyone would agree we are happy to see 2021 in our rearview mirror. We had four deaths of our older teenagers, plus a storm that ripped up trees, damaged our buildings, cut off power for weeks, right during t…

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October 31, 2021
The government of Thailand has announced details regarding the opening up of the country to foreigners from 63 countries deemed to be low-risk from November 1. A summary of travel requirements can be found here (courtesy of The Bangkok Post), with a list of the 63 low-risk countries here. There is a more detailed explanation of the steps required for entry at the Tourism Authority of Thailand website. For further information, especially regarding mandatory health insurance, please contact your local Royal Thai Embassy or Consulate.

Sarnelli House is looking forward to the return of volunteers and other visitors, but will require all guests, Thai and foreign, to be fully vaccinated against Covid 19. It has been over a year since our last Dutch volunteers departed and we hope to see some old friends soon, and meet many new ones as well! For information about visiting or volunteering, write to contact@sarnellihouse.org

A way to donate to Sarnelli House

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Should any of our friends in the USA be considering some online shopping at amazon.com, please do so using this link, as every single purchase will result in a donation being made to Sarnelli House.

Shop for friends or family at smile.amazon.com/ch/20-4519502 and Amazon will donate to Friends Of Sarnelli House Ua


Covid 19 update

Thank you to everyone who got in touch with kind words and support regarding the current outbreak of Covid 19 at our House of Hope nursery. To start with the good news, the four children and two house mothers who had tested positive a little under two weeks’ ago have been discharged from hospita…

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Covid 19 reaches Sarnelli House

Perhaps inevitably, Covid 19 has reached Sarnelli House. One of the night staff at the House of Hope nursery tested positive this week, having contracted the virus from her son. The Thai health authorities descended upon the nursery, initiating close contact procedure, immediate lockdown and PCR…

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March 2020 Visitors

We had to say a sad and premature farewell to our two AP…

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February 2020 Visitors

Barbara and Rainer Rudl, and their son Benjamin, from AP…

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