Emergency Response

NY & NJ Mobile Medical Units to Receive Emergency Packs

Every health center-based mobile medical unit in New York and New Jersey will soon be equipped with a Direct Relief Emergency Medical […]

63 People Survived Ebola Today, a Hospital in Sierra Leone Reports

Mom + 2 wk baby survivor

63 people left the Hastings Treatment Center in Sierra Leone today Ebola free, according to staff at the Medical Research Centre. Direct Relief works […]

Typhoon Haiyan: Recovery Efforts Continue One Year Later

Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) – the strongest storm on record to ever hit land – battered the Philippines on Nov. 8, 2013, causing […]

Physician Spotlight: Caring for Philippines Typhoon Survivors One Year Later

When asked how she has coped for the last year since Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) devastated the Philippines, Chief of Ormoc District Hospital, […]

Ebola Response: Paul G. Allen Family Foundation Grants $1 Million to Direct Relief

Ebola Airlift

Last month, Philanthropist Paul G. Allen announced he is increasing his commitment to fight Ebola to at least $100 million. Today, Mr. Allen […]

Ebola Readiness: Direct Relief Survey of the U.S. Safety Net

Direct Relief Ebola Readiness Survey Assesses Protective Gear Inventories at Safety-Net Health Centers and Clinics across the U.S. SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct. […]