Haiti Operations

HHI Responds to Hurricane Matthew

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Hurricane Matthew pounded Haiti with 145 mph winds and 50 ft. waves. The devastation and injuries are significant, and Heart to Heart International is already responding on the south coast of Haiti where the storm was most intense. Our Haitian medical teams are already there providing help to those injured. The storm’s tidal surge flooded coastal towns and destroyed homes. 840 deaths have already occurred and more can be expected as medical teams reach more rural towns. Our U.S. Disaster Response Team is in Haiti and will provide more urgently needed medical support to the hardest hit areas.

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Hygiene Kits Leaving Port of Elizabeth

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The scene at the Port of Elizabeth last Friday was the perfect backdrop to World Humanitarian Day. Containers filled with emergency hygiene kits for Syrian refugees were being loaded onto a ship bound for Turkey, where they will be distributed by the Multifaith Alliance for Syrian Refugees (MFA) partner, Orient for Human Relief.This was the culmination of a successful collaboration by MFA, JDC, Heart to Heart International (HHI) — all MFA participating organizations — and 800 volunteers from all faiths...

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Health Workers Rescue Ailing Mother and Child

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  story by INDRA SORIA Communications & Fundraising Officer   Sometimes a helping hand reaches out at just the right moment. In southeast Haiti, a young woman and her baby girl fell ill.  Both needed to be seen by a doctor, but 18 year old Mélianne was struggling to find help for herself and Robancia, her seven... 

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En Haïti, HHI répond à Zika épidémie de virus

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Heart to Heart International travaille en Haïti depuis près de six ans afin d'aider les communautés les plus vulnérables et les plus isolées à avoir un meilleur accès aux services de santé. Le travail effectué par nos médecins et infirmières haïtiens ont déjà habilité HHI à déployer des réponses efficaces contre le virus Zika. L'un des membres du staff haïtien fournit plus de détails ci-dessous ...

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