Nijita, is one of five siblings who live at the hostel in Batase, having been effectively abandoned by their parents.
Kirsty first met Som in her capacity as a journalist for the ABC. Now she sponsors and volunteers with the FHC. Read more of her journey.
A report by volunteer teacher Angus McColl, giving a unique insight into what you can experience.
A group of 20 women left Cairns for Nepal to start trekking to Everest Base Camp with Take on Nepal.
Nine students from Cairns High flew out to Nepal on 19 November to spend time volunteering and exploring the wonders of Nepal.
All money raised on the night will be going towards FHC projects and also the important work of Nepali Family Incorporated.
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