HELPING CHILDREN WORLDWIDE: Healing Trauma in orphaned and vulnerable children

The ATTACHMENT THEORY WORKSHOP: Helping Children Worldwide and the Child Reintegration (CRC) continue to equip families and social workers to heal trauma in children using the Attachment Theory Curriculum Workshop. The curriculum is designed to heal childhood trauma and build healthy attachment between children and caregivers. In this month’s edition, a two day train the […]

5 nonprofits to celebrate for World Health Day

Mothers sitting with their newborns in the pediatric wing

Spring has officially sprung, and the excitement of this time of year is always a great feeling – especially after a long winter with several snow days and quarantine periods resulting from new waves of COVID-19. Though winter is behind us, continuing to combat COVID-19 and promote overall health around the world are top of […]

HELPING CHILDREN WORLDWIDE: Mercy Hospital treats major causes of ill health

Malaria Test

Catherine, aged 50, came to the hospital with classic malaria symptoms of malaise, anorexia, headache, body pain, and vomiting. She was treated with intravenous drugs and rehydration, and discharged in satisfactory condition within a few days. Sierra Leone has one of the highest burdens of malaria in the world, according to UNICEF. The country’s entire […]