Welcome to The Good Life Orphanage. We are a family-run, Kenya based, UK founded charity. We opened in 2008 and now care for over 50 orphaned children. Every single penny we raise goes directly to the orphanage; no admin, travel or accommodation costs are taken by anyone involved.

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We currently have over 60 children in the orphanage.

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  • Update on our Triplets – May 2015

    Fast asleep triplets

    Today the Triplets are 6.5 months old, as you may remember they arrived at The GLO following the death of their mother at birth leaving a further five siblingsin the care of their impoverished father. What a difference six months have made, the little girls who arrived with us weighing under 2kg are now blossoming […]

  • Kwaheri Julius

    The long bus ride to home

    Uncle Hemed and Auntie Lucy are just not any old Social Worker & Counsellor, they are part of a very dedicated team that work at The Good Life Orphanage. Just this weekend, Hemed managed to reunite Julius from O’Malley House with his family, not an easy task after five years. This is his account of […]

  • Happy Birthday O’Malley House – April 6th 2015

    O'Malley Day Celebrations

    It was a chilly Easter Monday when the O’Malley House Family woke up before the early birds started singing. They were all as happy as king’s daughters and sons walking around their palace, but they were also confused as a gecko because it was their birthday ceremony. Nevertheless they did their house cleaning and later […]