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Direct Relief · 7h ago

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

Direct Relief Direct Relief - Direct Relief announced on Monday a commitment of up to $5 million in cash grants to assist health facilities in Puerto Rico […] In Latest Wave of Support for ...
Direct Relief · 3d ago

City Square Transforms into Health Clinic After Mexico Earthquake

Direct Relief Direct Relief - A bustling, tree-lined plaza — the center of community life in Ocuituco, Mexico —  is now a place for the city’s residents to get […] City Square Transforms in...
Direct Relief · 4d ago

Hundreds Dead After Earthquake Rocks Communities in Iran, Iraq

Direct Relief Direct Relief - More than 400 people are dead and thousands injured after a magnitude 7.3 earthquake reverberated from its epicenter in Ezgeleh, Iran, near […] Hundreds Dead A...
Direct Relief · 1W ago

The Right Medicines at the Right Time Protect Vulnerable Babies in Haiti

Direct Relief Direct Relief - Dr. Rony Saint-Fleur works to treat the smallest patients at Justinian University Hospital, babies so small that an infection could prove deadly […] The Right ...
Direct Relief · 2W ago

Medicines Arrive at Bidi Bidi, Strengthening Care for South Sudanese Refugees

Direct Relief Direct Relief - Uganda has received over 1 million South Sudanese refugees alone since July 2016, with over 80 percent being women and children. The […] Medicines Arrive at Bi...
Direct Relief · 2W ago

Mayors Mitch Landrieu and Helene Schneider Visit Direct Relief’s New Headquarters

Direct Relief Direct Relief - Direct Relief staff hosted New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu on Thursday, as well as Santa Barbara Mayor Helene Schneider and city staff. […] Mayors Mitch Landr...
Direct Relief · 2W ago

Confronting Opioid Crisis Strains Community Health Resources

Direct Relief Direct Relief - (Editor’s note: This story is the third in a series. Earlier stories can be found below.) A patient at Avenal Community Health Center […] Confronting Opioid Cr...
Direct Relief · 2W ago

Direct Relief Ships Medical Supplies, Protective Gear, as Plague Cases Rise in Madagascar

Direct Relief Direct Relief - While Madagascar experiences outbreaks of the plague, also known as the Black Death, in rural regions nearly every year, the country is […] Direct Relief Ships...
Direct Relief · 3W ago

With Gaps in Health Care Left by Earthquake, Mexfam Steps Up in Oaxaca

Direct Relief Direct Relief - On a scorching Wednesday afternoon, representatives from Direct Relief-partner organization Mexfam drove into the village of Santa María de Xadani in the […] W...
Direct Relief · 3W ago

76-Ton Airlift of Medicine and Medical Supplies Lands in Puerto Rico

Direct Relief Direct Relief - SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO, October 27, 2017 —  Direct Relief today airlifted 152,604 lbs. of urgently needed medical resources to Puerto Rico, […] 76-Ton Airlift o...