Focus and Programs

Local volunteers assemble care packs for those in need

Direct Relief’s warehouse was full of volunteers of all ages on Wednesday and Thursday working together to assemble 3,000  Personal Care Packs […]

An Innovative Approach to Treat Childhood Pneumonia

As part of an ongoing commitment to strengthen access to quality Maternal and Child Health services, Direct Relief is teaming up with […]

Building Hope for Pregnant Women in Haiti

As part of Direct Relief’s ongoing commitment to Maternal and Child Health, today Direct Relief helped inaugurate and reopen the maternity wards at four […]

Hurricane Packs Delivered As Season Arrives

As hurricane season officially begins today and communities in the U.S. and neighboring countries prepare for the threat of storms, Direct Relief […]

Obstetric Fistula: A Devastating But Fixable Womens Health Issue.

Fistula Repair Tools Gynocare Fistula Center, Eldoret, Kenya

Chances are, you haven’t heard of obstetric fistula. That’s because American’s haven’t suffered from fistula since the 19th century, when a fistula hospital stood […]

Saving the Lives of Moms and Babies in Haiti

Haiti has the highest rates of infant, under-five and maternal mortality in the Western hemisphere. In a major effort to reduce maternal […]