Haiti in our Hands work in the community of Chauffard, Ouest in the south of Haiti. Haiti in situated in Central America.
Haiti makes up 1/3 of the Caribbean island Hispanola; Dominican Republic makes up the other 2/3. It is very close to Cuba and Jamaica. The Caribbean is in Central America.
The community of Chauffard is approximately 15 miles from the capital Port-au-Prince. It lies in the south amongst the mountains in the region of Ouest.
It takes approximately 3-4 hours to make the journey from the Capital Port-au-Prince to Chauffard. An off-road 4×4 is essential as the road is very poor and can be impassable in wet conditions. The journey is rough and bumpy but the destination is worth it.
The destination is so beautiful we have even used it as the background to our website!