Beating Preventable Deaths in Remote Areas

EMERGENCY RELIEF PROGRAM

Provision of lifesaving health care services to vulnerable persons during crisis such as natural disasters, wars and epidemics/pandemics. Needs are assessed and intervention carried out with priority given to pregnant women, children less than 5 years of age and the elderly (>65 years of age). 

MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH

Sensitization, capacity building and training of traditional birth attendants and local health care providers in order to mitigate maternal and child mortality and morbidity; and provision of lifesaving health care services to poor and vulnerable pregnant women and children less than 5 years of age living in rural communities. 

COMMUNITY HEALTH PROGRAM

Build and strengthen sustainable community disease prevention and response in poor rural settings through health promotion and capacity building; and provision of lifesaving health care services to vulnerable groups in rural communities.

STAY ALIVE EMERGENCY SYSTEM

We create and run sustainable local health emergency systems which rely fully on community participation and local resources to ensure that patients in need of urgent medical care in rural areas where there is poor health care access benefit from basic first aid and get to the nearest health facility on time.

Vision

A world where the helpless and persons living in rural areas stay healthy.

Mission

To build and strengthen sustainable community disease prevention and response in poor rural settings; and provide lifesaving health care to vulnerable groups, and victims during crisis.

Impact

We are changing the world; one remote rural community at a time.