Oral Rehydration Solution

Highly requested in times of outbreak or emergency, oral rehydration salts (ORS) are essential treatments for people suffering dehydration from diarrhea and other ailments. Direct Relief’s ORS is an oral powder—one packet’s contents are dissolved in a liter of water—made to WHO recommendations.

Active Emergency Responses

Firefighters battle the Carr Fire in Shasta County last week. Direct Relief is offering respiratory masks and other supplies to healthcare facilities in areas across the state impacted by fires. (Photo courtesy of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection)


California Wildfires

Direct Relief is responding to a series of devastating fires burning across its home state of California, providing healthcare agencies and emergency responders in wildfire-affected communities with N-95 masks, medicine and other needed items.

Refugee Crisis

Rohingya Refugee Crisis

An unprecedented humanitarian emergency has been building as hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees have crossed the Myanmar border into neighboring Bangladesh.

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