Lihong lives with his parents, and an older brother and sister. His father sells banana in Takeo province and he is back home in the evening. His mother is farmer; she stays at home to take care of children, grows rice, and raises chicken in order to support the family. His sister and brother are students, and they need money to support the education as well. This family does not sufficient food to eat and their children lacks in proper education.
His mental and physical health was fine upon enrollment. He does not sanitize and dress well yet. His ears could hear well and his eyes could see clearly.
Lihong was enrolled in the community preschool by his parents. His age was right for schooling and his parents believed that going to school could help him prepare well for grade 1.