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DR Congo

Americares Sends More Aid for Ebola Outbreak

Stamford, Conn. – July 17, 2019 – Americares is delivering more than 20 tons of medical supplies for health workers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo battling the second largest Ebola outbreak...

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India

Americares India Responds to #CycloneFani in Odisha

Americares responded to the Category 4 Cyclone Fani that made landfall at Odisha on May 3rd. 14 districts were affected by Fani, of which Puri, Khordha and Jagatsinghpur were most affected. 64...

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India

Americares India Responds to #CycloneFani in Odisha

Americares is responding to the extremely severe Cyclone Fani that made landfall at Odisha Coast around 8:40 am on May 3rd. 14 districts have been affected by Fani, including Cuttack, Khordha,...

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India

Americares Responds to Cyclone Fani

Stamford, Conn. – May 3, 2019 – Americares India is preparing to deliver medicine and relief supplies to assist survivors of India’s worst cyclone in decades. Cyclone Fani made landfall in Odisha...

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Colombia + 1 more

Medical Visits Surge Along Venezuelan Border

Emergency medical teams provide over 50,000 patient consults Stamford, Conn. — April 4, 2019 — Demand for health services is surging at Americares emergency medical clinics in Colombia as Venezuelans...

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India

Americares to support long term recovery in #Kerala

After six weeks of untiring efforts to ensure rapid delivery of vital medicines, medical supplies and family relief support as well as conducting health camps, Team Americares is now focusing on long...

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oPt + 1 more

Anera & Americares: 25 Years of Partnership in Medical Aid

Two principles stand as cornerstones in the enduring partnership built by Anera and Americares: efficiency and impact. For 25 years, shipments of medical aid and supplies requested by health workers...

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PNG

Americares Responds to Papua New Guinea Earthquake

Stamford, Conn. – March 14, 2018 – An Americares emergency team is headed to Papua New Guinea where more than 270,000 people are in need of immediate humanitarian assistance in the aftermath of a...

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Yemen + 2 more

Americares Increases Aid for Hunger and Health Crisis

Stamford, Conn. – Aug. 2, 2017 – Americares has made a commitment to provide treatment for tens of thousands of children and adults suffering from malnutrition and the world’s worst cholera outbreak. ...

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India

Americares Responds to Assam Floods

MUMBAI—July 17, 2017— Americares India has deployed medical teams to treat survivors of the Assam floods. More than 700 villages have been damaged due to the flooding caused by heavy rainfall in 26...

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Sri Lanka

Americares Responds to Sri Lanka Floods

Stamford, Conn. – June 2, 2017 – Americares is deploying a response team to Sri Lanka, where severe flooding and landslides have killed more than 200 people and left thousands homeless. The...

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Haiti

AmeriCares Prepares for Hurricane Matthew

Stamford, Conn. – Oct. 3, 2016 – AmeriCares is preparing to respond to Hurricane Matthew as the Caribbean braces for one of the most powerful storms in nearly a decade. The category 4 storm is headed...

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Ecuador

Helping Families in Ecuador Heal and Begin Recovery

Providing relief supplies and pychosocial support in earthquake damaged communities An AmeriCares emergency team is at work in Ecuador, helping families and communities begin the recovery from the...

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Ecuador

AmeriCares Emergency Team in Ecuador

Responding to deadly earthquake – aid shipment preparation underway An AmeriCares emergency team is currently on the ground and at work in Ecuador, responding to the strongest earthquake to hit the...

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Ecuador

AmeriCares Emergency Team Deploying to Ecuador

Responding to deadly earthquake – worst in decades An AmeriCares emergency team is deploying to Ecuador, responding to the strongest earthquake to hit the country since 1979. The 7.8-magnitude quake...

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Tanzania

Safe Hospitals Save Lives

AmeriCares successful program helps to keep a nurse, her family and patients safe in Tanzania When Fatuma leaves her job as a nurse every night to tuck her daughters into bed, she hopes she is not...

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