Maternal and Child Health Work

Inspiring Moms of May: Mother Robin Answers the Call to Protect Pregnant Women

Moms matter. Throughout the month of May, we will regularly honor mothers around the world who inspire us. Today’s story comes from […]

Inspiring Moms of May: Top Midwifery Graduate Saves Lives in Sierra Leone

Moms matter. Throughout the month of May, we will regularly honor mothers around the world who inspire us. Today’s story comes from […]

Honor A Mom by Giving A Safe Birth This Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day begins with a safe birth. But the first day of life is the most dangerous for mothers and their newborns. […]

Fighting Childhood Malnutrition in Cambodia

At nine months old, Sokhem* (pictured right) was admitted to Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC), a longtime Direct Relief partner located in Siem […]

Partner Spotlight: Making Births Safe in Northern Haiti

Direct Relief is working with its partners, Haiti Hospital Appeal and Konbit Sante, to reduce the maternal and infant mortality rates in northern Haiti through […]

Providing Support, Insights to Women With Breast Cancer

Hollye Jacobs was a healthy 39-year-old mother and health care professional with no family history of breast cancer when her diagnosis shattered […]