Thia?s parents have no source of reliable income. They work as daily laborers. In good time, her parent?s income is good to support for Thia?s and her 3 siblings to school, but when the weather is extreme and there?s no job, the family has nothing to eat.
Thia was healthy upon admission. No medical report is noted about her health. She eats well and sleeps soundly at night.
Thia?s family lives in the mountainous area of of Phu Yen province, central Vietnam. Her family is one of the poorest household in the commune with the income below average standard. Her parents are farmers, but they have no land to cultivate.