Posts Tagged Hurricane Harvey

In Houston’s Most Diverse Neighborhoods, Clinics See More Patients Than Ever After Harvey

Yen Ly first came to the HOPE Clinic in the Alief neighborhood of west Houston in 2011. By then, she and her husband had […]

As Harvey Floodwaters Rose, Health Workers Needed a Rescue of Their Own

On the morning of Aug. 30, 2017, My-Eisha Casmire greeted the sun with her husband and two-year-old son from the roof their […]

In Latest Wave of Support for Puerto Rico, Direct Relief Commits $5 Million in Grants to Health Centers and Clinics

Direct Relief announced on Monday a commitment of up to $5 million in cash grants to assist health facilities in Puerto Rico […]

Hurricane Community Health Fund Established to Bolster Health Safety Net in Texas, Florida

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sept. 14, 2017 — Direct Relief today announced the creation of the Hurricane Community Health Fund, a collaboration among […]

Direct Relief Sends Next Wave of Vaccines and Other Cold-Chain Medicine to Texas

Many people are returning to a “new normal” after Hurricane Harvey left a destructive path across the state last month.  As clinicians […]

On Heels of Harvey, Direct Relief Readies Response to Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma, now a life-threatening Category 5 hurricane, continues to gather strength in the Caribbean. As the storm barrels northward, communities from […]