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    ambulance funded by AmeriCares has saved the lives of more than 70 expectant mothers in Haiti in its first six months of operation United States Spotlight on New Orleans Dream Center New Orleans LA 02 06 12 Read More The clinics operated by the New Orleans Dream Center one of 400 safety net clinics in AmeriCares network treated 565 patients in 2011 providing more than 200 000 in services and goods United States 257 978 in Mental Health Grants Help Disaster Survivors Cope 02 02 12 Read More As part of its 2011 U S Disaster Recovery Initiative AmeriCares has awarded four grants totaling 257 978 to provide crucial mental health and case management services to help disaster survivors in New York Alabama and South Dakota Japan Restoring Health in Japan Dental Clinics Bring Back Care to a Devastated Region 01 31 12 Read More AmeriCares helps to restore dental care access for 10 000 survivors of Japan s earthquake and tsunami Support for the construction of two dental clinics in this devastated northern town is one of our many targeted programs to repair the severely damaged health care system in the region United States Spotlight on Manna Ministries Medical Clinic Picayune Mississippi 01 24 12 Read More Manna Ministries Medical Clinic one of 400 plus safety net clinics supported by AmeriCares is a free clinic in southwestern Mississippi Since 2010 AmeriCares has donated more than 450 000 in medicines and medical supplies to the clinic including devices and medications for patients with diabetes respiratory and cardiovascular diseases United States Health Care Restoration Grants Help Disaster Affected Communities in Missouri and Mississippi 01 20 12 Read More As part of its 2011 U S Disaster Recovery Grants initiative AmeriCares has awarded four grants totaling 188 225 to restore and expand crucial health care services in disaster stricken Missouri and Mississippi Peru Medical Brigades Bring Needed Health Care to Impoverished Communities in Peru 01 19 12 Read More A firsthand account of an AmeriCares team member s experience when she joined health care professionals on a medical brigade in Peru where 500 impoverished patients received treatment in a single day Haiti Support for the Most Fragile 01 12 12 Read More As AmeriCares works to strengthen health care in Haiti there is a special focus on the health of pregnant women new mothers and babies Much of the 54 million in aid that AmeriCares has delivered to Haiti since the earthquake goes to support mothers and children Haiti Lifeline to Health 01 12 12 Read More A total of 273 patients have been treated for cholera in the months since AmeriCares began helping a small neighborhood clinic in Haiti a clinic that would have shut down without our support and all have survived Tanzania Disinfectant Delivery to Tanzanian Hospital Keeps Patients and Healthcare Workers Healthy 01 10 12 Read More Since 2008 the AmeriCares Health Worker Safety Initiative at Bugando Medical Centre has provided vaccinations trainings safety supplies and other vital

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    Pakistan many of whom are still recovering from the disastrous 2010 floods United States Spotlight on Free Clinic Partner Wheeling Health Right 11 22 11 Read More Wheeling Health Right one of more than 400 clinics in AmeriCares partner network is a free clinic serving nearly 20 000 of West Virginia s uninsured each year AmeriCares supports the clinic with medical aid and educational materials to help patients in need better manage their chronic respiratory diseases and live longer healthier lives Somalia Lifesaving Nutritional Aid for Mothers and Babies in Somalia 11 22 11 Read More An AmeriCares shipment containing the first of 257 040 supplemental meal packs enough to provide 8 568 people facing malnutrition with a daily boost in calories and essential vitamins is now being distributed among victims of the catastrophic famine gripping the Horn of Africa The shipment is part of AmeriCares large scale response in the region Crucial Nutritional Support Helps Fight Hunger and Save Lives 11 17 11 Read More Since 1985 AmeriCares has played an active role in bringing lifesaving nourishment where it s needed most with immediate emergency deliveries of nutritional supplements to ease human suffering in famine stricken countries and ongoing nutritional support programs and grants to help break the cycle of hunger in impoverished countries worldwide United States First AmeriCares U S Disaster Relief Grants Awarded 11 10 11 Read More The first three AmeriCares U S Disaster Recovery Grants have been allocated to help storm damaged communities in upstate NY flood victims in North Dakota and a clinic in tornado ravaged Joplin MO AmeriCares grants of up to 100 000 are being awarded for health related recovery projects with an emphasis on medical and dental care for the uninsured mental health and psychosocial support services as well as preparedness for future disasters Central America Emergency Response Underway to Help Central America Flood Victims 11 07 11 Read More Amid rising concerns about outbreaks of water borne diseases and food shortages as a result of crisis level flooding in Central America AmeriCares is responding with targeted shipments of medical aid and nutritional supplements to help survivors in Nicaragua El Salavador Guatemala and Honduras Pakistan Riaz in Pakistan One Family s Crisis in the Aftermath of 2011 Flooding 11 03 11 Read More More than 5 million people are struggling to survive in the wake of a new wave of severe flooding in southern Pakistan including many families still recovering from the catastrophic 2010 floods Americares has responded with distributions of non food items and free medical camps to help families in desperate need Japan Emergency Assistance for Typhoon Damaged Town in Japan 11 01 11 Read More AmeriCares delivered emergency relief to help residents of Kumanogawa a Japanese town battered by strong September typhoons which triggered flooding in parts of Miyagi forcing the evacuation of 2 500 people including 500 earthquake survivors living in shelters Read More Turkey Emergency Response to Deadly Earthquake in Turkey 10 24 11 Read More

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    one month United States New Emergency Aid Shipped to Help Storm and Wildfire Victims 09 23 11 Read More As part of a prolonged U S disaster relief operation AmeriCares delivered three new shipments of emergency aid to help storm and wildfire victims and continues its 500 000 recovery grant program to support communities in need Tanzania Health Worker Safety Initiative Creates a Lifesaving Culture of Change 09 19 11 Read More The AmeriCares funded Health Worker Safety Initiative trains health care workers at Bugando Medical Centre in Tanzania in best practices to reduce the spread of disease and infection Japan 6 Months Later Helping Japan Survivors Rebuild Their Communities and Lives 09 16 11 Read More Six months after a catastrophic earthquake and tsunami rocked Japan AmeriCares in country Japan team continues our steadfast commitment to help survivors recover and rebuild Pakistan Riaz Reports from Pakistan Medical Camp Helps Families in Crisis 09 08 11 Read More AmeriCares relief worker Riaz Khali who continues to work throughout flood ravaged Pakistan reports on the success of a free AmeriCares medical camp which provided needed services and medicine to 460 impoverished flood survivors Somalia As Famine Worsens AmeriCares Expands Response 09 08 11 Read More AmeriCares has expanded its large scale emergency response in Somalia Kenya and Ethiopia to help save as many lives as possible In addition to a series of ongoing shipments of crucial medicines nutritional supplements water purification tablets and supplies a new AmeriCares field hospital is being built in Kenya to treat thousands of vulnerable refugees at risk for illness and disease United States In Irene s Wake 500 000 Grants Program Launched to Help U S Disaster Victims 09 02 11 Read More AmeriCares expands its Hurricane Irene response with the launch of a 500 000 U S Disaster Recovery Initiative to aid survivors of Irene and other recent emergencies along with aid shipments to Vermont Virginia and North Carolina United States Mobilizing Aid to Irene Survivors in VA and NC as Floods Overwhelm VT Upstate NY 08 31 11 Read More As communities along the East Coast begin to pick of the pieces in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene s devastation AmeriCares has responded to an urgent request in rural Virginia with a rush delivery of two truckloads of water for hurricane survivors United States In Irene s Destructive Wake Recovery Underway 08 29 11 Read More In the wake of Tropical Storm Irene AmeriCares is working with partners to prepare a targeted response to help families in communities hard hit by the violent storm United States As Hurricane Irene Strikes Disaster Relief Preparations Intensify 08 27 11 Read More As Hurricane Irene bears down on the east coast AmeriCares is preparing to rush relief supplies and deploy emergency response specialists to areas hardest hit by the oncoming storm United States As East Coast Braces for Hurricane Irene AmeriCares is Ready to Respond 08 24 11 Read More In response to the threat of Hurricane

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    Read More Our commitment to the people of Sudan will continue as long as needed with ongoing deliveries of lifesaving antibiotics medicines and supplies to help displaced families in desperate situations caused by ongoing violence United States Millions in Aid to Help Survivors in a Deadly Tornado Year 07 01 11 Read More Tornadoes have claimed more than 520 lives so far in 2011 making it one of the deadliest tornado years in U S history Tens of thousands are homeless and damage to property runs in the billions Since April 2011 AmeriCares has sent 1 4 million in medical and humanitarian aid to six states with efforts concentrated in the hardest hit areas of Joplin MO Tuscaloosa and Birmingham AK Smithville MS and Sanford NC Japan Japan Recovery Crucial Health Care Gaps Filled with Temporary Clinics Expanded Mental Health Support 07 01 11 Read More In the aftermath of epic disaster AmeriCares continues to expand recovery efforts in the Tohoku region of Japan with continued focus on behavioral health resettlement and reconstruction Pakistan One Year Later AmeriCares Flood Relief Continues in Pakistan s Villages 06 24 11 Read More AmeriCares continues critical relief aid to Pakistan villages We are supporting recovery efforts by supplying water pumps to restore access to clean water and rebuilding health care facilities destroyed or damaged in the epic flood disaster of 2010 Libya 5 6 Million in New Medical Aid Rushed to Libya 06 23 11 Read More As Libya s humanitarian crisis worsens in refugee camps and border areas AmeriCares has rushed a new shipment containing 5 6 million in urgently requested medical aid to help Libyan civilians who have fled the war torn country Indonesia Medical aid reaches youngest and most vulnerable in Indonesia 06 21 11 Read More AmeriCares Medical Outreach Program helps volunteer doctors traveling to Indonesia provide critical health care to children at risk Stories of two children illustrate the impact of the program Haiti Combating Cholera Immediate Response Saves Lives in Haiti 06 20 11 Read More AmeriCares Haiti s frontline cholera response continues with rush shipments of medicines and supplies as an alarming upsurge in cases has inundated treatment centers throughout the beleaguered country Uganda Uganda Medical Outreach Saving Babies at Risk 06 14 11 Read More California pediatrician Mary Coleman and a medical team from Oakland CA helped save the lives of newborns and young patients at Holy Innocents Children s Hospital in Uganda on a mission at supported by AmeriCares Medical Outreach Program Japan Crucial Help for Families in Japan s Disaster Zone 06 03 11 Read More To meet the particularly urgent needs for medical and humanitarian aid for Japan s pregnant women nursing mothers newborns and the elderly AmeriCares is collaborating with government agencies and local NGOs in the affected region of Tohoku to help these especially vulnerable populations United States As Disaster Cleanup Begins Joplin Tornado Relief Continues 06 03 11 Read More New AmeriCares shipments of tetanus vaccine insulin coolers and

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    mothers and newborns in Accra and Kusami Ghana s two largest metropolitan areas United States AmeriCares Sends Help to Southern States Slammed by Epic Tornado Outbreak 05 04 11 Read More AmeriCares tornado relief shipments are underway deliveries of medical aid bottled water and crucial supplies arriving in Alabama Mississippi and tornado ravaged communities across the South Japan Dispatch 3 from AmeriCares Emergency Response Team at Work in Miyagi 05 03 11 Read More On the ground in Miyagi prefecture with Christopher Craig and AmeriCares emergency response team in Japan as they work with aid distribution He shares a first hand view of a landscape of devastation focusing on the hard hit city of Ishinomaki United States Immediate Preparations Underway for AmeriCares Relief Shipments to Aid Local Health Clinic and Displaced Families in Smithville 05 01 11 Read More AmeriCares relief efforts are underway to help storm victims in battered South Emergency aid going to health care providers emergency shelters and food banks in communities affected by deadly tornadoes United States AmeriCares Mobilizes Relief Effort for Southern States Stricken by Killer Storms 04 29 11 Read More AmeriCares relief efforts are underway to help storm victims in battered South Emergency aid going to health care providers emergency shelters and food banks in communities affected by deadly tornadoes United States AmeriCares Prepares New Emergency Aid for Storm Stricken South 04 28 11 Read More Dozens of deadly tornadoes and powerful storms ripped across the southern U S in April AmeriCares is assessing needs and responding in impact areas Libya AmeriCares Medical Aid Arrives in Libya to Help Civilians and Refugees 04 24 11 Read More AmeriCares emergency shipments of medicines and medical supplies reach partners at the Libyan border and within the country Conflict continues with increasing casualties and more people fleeing the violence Japan Fourth Delivery of Humanitarian Aid Scheduled AmeriCares Flash Grant Program Underway to Aid Japan Recovery 04 24 11 Read More AmeriCares prepares new relief convoy as workers make progress and grapple with many challenges in Japan Flash Grants program launched to support recovery efforts Haiti Restoring Health in Haiti Providing Nutritional Support for Children Caring for People with Chronic Illness Helping the Injured 04 22 11 Read More AmeriCares work to restore health and hope for countless survivors of Haiti earthquake is far from over With our partners we are helping to rebuild health care for children for chronically ill people and the injured United States Helping the Uninsured In the U S Get Health Care 04 22 11 Read More AmeriCares and AstraZeneca are helping health clinics across the United States treat chronically ill patients AstraZeneca donation of 5 million in prescription medications meets critical need in AmeriCares U S Medical Assistance Program Japan Emergency Team Delivering Aid as Scale of Disaster Confronts Workers One Month Later 04 13 11 Read More One month later Japan faces more and more challenges as the scale of the disaster confronts relief workers AmeriCares emergency team continues to

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    with UN mandated airstrikes Mounting casualties intensify humanitarian crisis AmeriCares continues to respond to calls for humanitarian assistance with emergency shipments of medical aid Japan AmeriCares Prepares First Aid Shipment Urgent Supplies for Shelters 03 17 11 Read More AmeriCares relief efforts are underway in Japan as radiation fears rise Mobilizing a shipment of basic supplies for shelters in Miyagi and Iwate Japan Japan Mounts Massive Rescue Effort and Grapples with Radiation Threat 03 16 11 Read More Japan Mounts Massive Rescue Effort and Grapples with Radiation Threat International response to crisis expands Libya AmeriCares Responds to Humanitarian Crisis at Libyan Borders 03 15 11 Read More AmeriCares readies new emergency aid shipments for Libya Working with partners at Egypt border to meet needs of evacuees fleeing violence Japan Emergency Team Assessing Needs Disaster Relief Expert on Way to Japan 03 12 11 Read More Death Toll in Japan Rising Rapidly AmeriCares sending disaster relief expert assessing emergency needs Japan AmeriCares Mobilizes Resources Dispatches Disaster Relief Expert to Japan 03 11 11 Read More Record earthquake and deadly tsunami devastate Northern Japan AmeriCares sending disaster relief expert mobilizing resources United States Flu Shot Vouchers Help Unemployed in Arizona 03 10 11 Read More Flu Shot Vouchers Help Unemployed in Arizona Helping People Stay Well and Save Money at Health Clinics Across America Colombia AmeriCares Readies New Aid Shipments for Flood Victims in Colombia Update 03 07 11 Read More AmeriCares delivering new shipments of emergency medicines and supplies for Colombian families in flood disaster focusing particularly on helping children at risk of malnutrition Libya AmeriCares Responds to Humanitarian Crisis at Libyan Borders 03 01 11 Read More AmeriCares responds to humanitarian concerns in Libya with emergency airlift of critical medicines and supplies Working with partners at Tunisia and Egypt borders to meet needs of evacuees fleeing violence Read More Ghana AmeriCares Co Sponsors Infant Survival Program in Ghana 02 22 11 Read More Half of all infant deaths in Ghana occur during delivery or within the first 24 hours AmeriCares work with the Neonatal Survival Program is helping to ensure safe deliveries and survival for mother and child Bolivia Giving Life Back to a Young Girl in Bolivia 02 22 11 Read More A young girl in Bolivia has life changing surgery thanks to support from AmeriCares Medical Outreach Program The Program helps bring medical care to people in desperate need in 71 countries Indonesia AmeriCares Carries Out Relief Efforts for Indonesian Survivors of Tsunami and Volcano 02 14 11 Read More AmeriCares coordinated with local authorities in Indonesian volcano and tsunami disaster areas to provide treatment for survivors Relief efforts include supplies for health workers to extend care for the thousands still left homeless Pakistan AmeriCares Delivers Aid Commits to Rebuilding Clinic in Flood Ravaged Pakistan Village 02 07 11 Read More AmeriCares continues to help remote villages in Pakistan badly damaged by massive flooding in August 2010 distributes critical relief supplies to families in need pledges to rebuild

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    Girl in Niger Gets Critical Help Through Medical Outreach Program 01 10 11 Read More AmeriCares Medical Outreach Program makes a critical difference in a young girl s life in Niger The Program helps to support primary health care access for families and children living in poverty Haiti Haiti Earthquake One Year Anniversary 01 05 11 Read More One year after the Haiti earthquake on January 12 2010 AmeriCares reports on the recovery process and programs to help survivors Learn more and make an anniversary donation Haiti Haiti One Year Anniversary Recovery Report 01 05 11 Read More On this one year anniversary of the Haiti earthquake AmeriCares mourns the victims of the disaster and honors survivors Read more Honduras Norma Finds the Help She Desperately Needs in Honduras 12 22 10 Read More Norma a 51 year old woman suffering from nerve damage and lesions on her feet caused by diabetes came to the Central Medical Clinic of HOPE in San Pedro Sula Honduras struggling with the painful complications of her illness Read More Colombia Support from AmeriCares Means New Life for Twins in Colombia 12 22 10 Read More A pair of identical twin boys with identical bilateral cleft lips were just one of the cases brought to Dr Abraham and his surgical team on an AmeriCares supported medical mission to Colombia Read More Vital Aid to Darfur Threatened by Instability 12 20 10 Read More A special delivery of aid to Darfur includes medicines and supplies to help children live healthier lives Read More Maria Survived the Dengue Fever Threat 12 13 10 Read More A dengue fever outbreak threatened thousands of lives in Central America Meet a young survivor named and Maria and find out what can be done to fight this deadly disease Indonesia Medical Lifeline for Families in Indonesia 12 13 10 Read More Without the lifesaving medications donated by AmeriCares Hadinata would have drowned in the fluids filling up his lungs Peru Peruvian Families Face Deadly Cold 12 07 10 Read More A cold snap in Peru brought on an outbreak of pneumonia In response an AmeriCares supported program gave medical care to hundreds of families Pakistan Pakistan Flood Victims Remain Homeless 12 07 10 Read More Families left homeless by Pakistan s devastating floods brace for a brutal winter Read more about AmeriCares relief efforts to keep them warm Haiti Giving Thanks for Life After Cholera 11 23 10 Read More To help fight cholera arriving in Haiti on Thanksgiving Day are approximately 7 000 lifesaving supplies to treat people El Salvador AmeriCares in the Field Caring for Santana in El Salvador 11 18 10 Read More AmeriCares supports health care for widows like Donna Santana in El Salvador and other elderly women around the world Read more Haiti On the Front Lines of the Cholera Epidemic 11 17 10 Read More On the Front Lines of the Cholera Epidemic AmeriCares reporting from Haiti Haiti AmeriCares Team Quickly Responds to Alarming Spread

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    in part to an AmeriCares supported program in Tanzania Read more United States Helping Kids in Mississippi Get Health Care 10 26 10 Read More Babies like Anthony get their shots and check ups thanks to an AmeriCares supported clinic in Mississippi Read more Haiti Deadly Cholera Outbreak in Haiti Threatens Thousands of Lives 10 22 10 Read More AmeriCares relief workers in Haiti have mounted emergency response efforts to help fight the cholera outbreak which has already killed over 135 people Learn more and find out how you can help Philippines Typhoon Megi Strikes the Philippines 10 15 10 Read More As the Philippines brace for Typhoon Megi Juan a category 4 storm AmeriCares prepares to mount disaster relief efforts Read more Cambodia Bringing Modern Breast Cancer Care to Cambodia 10 05 10 Read More AmeriCares and AstraZeneca s Cambodia Breast Cancer Initiative promotes early detection and treatment to help save women s lives Ghana Mother of Three Finds Life Saving Breast Cancer Treatment in Ghana 10 05 10 Read More Read the story of one woman in Ghana who receives life saving breast cancer treatment and support with help from AmeriCares critical medical donations Tropical Storms and Fierce Rains Ravage Latin America and the Caribbean 10 05 10 Read More Tropical Storms Matthew and Nicole devastated vulnerable communities in El Salvador Mexico and Jamaica Read more Empowering Adolescent Girls in Haiti Continued 09 21 10 Read More El Salvador Serving Needy Soles AmeriCares partners with TOMS Shoes 09 20 10 Read More AmeriCares and TOMS partner to provide footwear for underprivileged children in El Salvador Read more Pakistan Pakistan Flood Relief Medical Field Report from Dr Ahmed 09 20 10 Read More Dr Rafi Ahmed M D recently returned from an AmeriCares supported medical mission to help flood survivors in Pakistan Read his story Guatemala AmeriCares Helps Families Devastated by Mudslides in Guatemala 09 20 10 Read More AmeriCares mounted disaster relief efforts to help sick and injured people affected by devastating floods and mudslides in Guatemala Read more AmeriCares Responds to Hurricane Karl 09 17 10 Read More Help us provide emergency assistance to victims of Hurricane Karl and other deadly hurricanes and tropical storms Donate now to support disaster relief efforts Haiti The Power of Motherhood A Haiti Survivor Story 09 08 10 Read More Haiti update Searching for care for her sick daughter Delice got good news about an AmeriCares supported clinic in Port au Prince Read more Pakistan AmeriCares Delivering Over 2M in Pakistan Relief Aid 09 07 10 Read More Epic flood disaster in Pakistan demands massive international relief effort Learn how AmeriCares is delivering critical medical aid Chile Caring for Jessica after the Chile Earthquake 08 31 10 Read More Families devastated by the 2010 Chile Earthquake can now receive maternal and child health care at an AmeriCares supported field hospital Read a new mother s story United States Growing Need for Mental Health Care a Legacy of Katrina and Oil Spill

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