Name: Gau Ucich Date of Birth: 3/6/1992 History: Gau Ucich who we call Jang, He was brought to Allambie’s attention through a friend. Gau Ucich has had a turbulent childhood, his mother from an early age sent him out on to the streets to work and he did not go to school. Jang’s mother would […]

Zen Lũ

Name: Zen Lũ Date of Birth: 2/22/1992 History:his mother who asked us to help her son brought Zen Lu who we call Bi to Allambie. Bi’s mother could not afford to send him to school or look after him. Bi has had a lot of emotional problems and his mother did not know how deal […]

Le Hoang Nhan


Name: Le Hoang Nhan Birth date: 29/12/2001 History: Lê Hoàng Nhân who we call Bear came to us following a horrific accident. Although only 14, Le Hoang Nhan was originally in another orphanage that was over crowded and badly run. In November 2014 he ran away and returned to his countryside but sadly his father could not support him […]

Allambie Newsletter November to Jan 2017


Firstly I would like wish everyone a Happy New Year and hoping that you all had a great Christmas. I am pleased to announce that I have returned to Saigon to run Allambie Orphanage full time again.  My health is better and I returned to the Allambie children in November. I decided In September to […]

Allambie Newsletter May to October 2016

Hello everyone wow its October all ready, I hope you have all had a great summer. The last five months have been quiet ones for the Allambie children. In May the children finished school for the summer, the Allambie children have two and half months of school as it is very hot in June and […]

Website News Letter Jan – April 2016

  Firstly I would like to say a big happy new year to you all, I can’t believe that April is all ready upon us.  Allambie would like to say a big Thank you to all of Gracie Harrison’s friends especially Phil Skelton and Katrina Skelton, Alison Taylor, Angie Skelton, Anne-marie Szabo and Loren Harrison. Who donated […]

Newsletter – January – April

New year new change; the past 4 months have been a rollercoaster of activity. In December we had 2 volunteers from England a married couple called John and Sue who spent the whole of December with us, they were amazing and so funny and they were a huge help to me and the children. Christmas […]

Timothy Marrow – Jan 2014 – June 2014

I first heard about Allambie from a friend while living in Saigon and did some research online about it. I got in contact with Suzanne and arranged to meet up for coffee and to discuss possibly helping out. She told me about Allambie’s story and how she came to know each of the kids. Her […]

Hannah Hones – September 2014

I have just come back home after an amazing week spent with everyone at Allambie Orphanage. I was asked to write down my favorite moments that I had during this week, but for me that feels almost impossible as I loved everything I did with the kids. When we landed in Ho Chi Minh City […]

Newsletter – September – Dec 2014

Allambie Orphanage

Firstly, I would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. I can’t believe that Christmas is nearly here, where has the time gone!  As I said in the last newsletter, running Allambie over the last 4 and half years has taken its toll on me, mentally, physically and emotionally. My health […]