Maternal and Child Health Work

Preventing Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV in Nepal

Knowing their status is a necessary step for women to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV, but pregnant women often lack access to […]

Supporting High-Quality Maternity Care in Northern Haiti

Through the help of grants provided by Direct Relief  to support the work of Haiti Hospital Appeal, the lives of thousands of […]

Volunteers Help Local Women in Need on International Women’s Day

Dozens of Direct Relief Women volunteers took to the warehouse yesterday to organize 500 personal hygiene kits for homeless women in Santa Barbara […]

Ensuring Safe Birth Practices in Western Nepal

In conjunction with International Women’s Day, Direct Relief is pleased to announce a $30,000 grant to partner One Heart World-Wide for the renovation and […]

Health Survey Sets Baseline for Positive Change in Rural Liberia

In August 2012, humanitarian organization, Last Mile Health, in partnership with Direct Relief, began surveying households in Konobo District in rural Liberia […]

Midwife Training Course Begins in Haiti

This week in Jacmel, Haiti, a group of 26 Haitian birth attendants and nurses came together to receive a three-day-long training course […]