Royal Thai Navy and US Navy meet at CPDC

After their arrival early in the morning the 30 Navy members of the two countries were divided into two groups. While one group was adjusting the land of our vegetable garden the rest was helping us with a very remarkable task. Some weeks ago a heavy storm raged over Pattaya and did hard damage. At our center the storm…

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UNODC and the Thai Police visited the CPDC

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crimes has been a sponsor of the CPDC for a long time and its vast and long lasting experiences on drug control and crime prevention contribute significantly to the success of CPDC. This Wednesday, the 8th of August, the UN-Director for Inspection and Division Deborah Rugg visited our center to ensure herself…

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Honorable guests at the CPDC

In the early afternoon our honorable guests arrived at the CPDC’s compound, where twenty CPDC children as well as staff members and the team of HHNFT were awaiting them. After a brief introduction to the concept of the CPDC, the group was split into smaller groups, to let our guests take a closer look to the compound. Our CPDC…

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Sport activities at the CPDC

Starting with different competitions, such as sack race and tug-of-war took place, the children of four teams proved their skills.  Afterwards the volleyball match began. By using barrels to cheer the players up the other children were a great support for the CPDC Volleyball girls, who play “professional” in a volleyball club.   Exhausted from many different games, which…

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Circus Arts at the CPDC

It is no secret that every child loves the circus with its artists who can, in their eyes, do incredible and wonderful things. They mostly really want to know how to learn circus arts, but it is not easy to find somebody who has the knowledge, the time and the patience to teach it to a child.   The…

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Amadeus visits the CPDC

The Amadeus group arrived at 10:30 a.m. at the compound of the CPDC.  The 200 children of the CPDC with the children from the slums, Mercy Center, Baan Jing Jai and the Fountain of Life Center who arrived earlier, were all already very excited and looking forward to all the planned activities.   Everyone was directed towards the sportscourt…

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Christmas presents for the children of the CPDC

On Wednesday morning the CPDC met with the Austrian Minister Dr. Johannes Peterlik with his wife Dr. Uschi Peterlik, his mother and his two children as well as the Austrian Consul Rudolf Hofer at Central Festival in front of the Toys’R’Us. For this Christmas the Austrian Ambassador took the opportunity again to treat the children of the CPDC.  Every…

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Deaf students visiting the Regent’s school

The children arrived in the morning on the well-spaced compound of the Regent’s school. Teacher Paul Crouch extended a warm welcome to the group and led us to the sports hall where all the students were assembled. On a stage a group of girls from the Regent School was dancing a traditional thai dance, supported by a fantastic orchestra…

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Girton school visits the CPDC

It was a sunny Sunday morning and the children of the CPDC were already playing some ball games when the group of students arrived at the compound of the Child Protection and Development Center. To give them an insight of the work of the CPDC we first guided the students over the whole area and explained them the several…

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