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Liberia + 3 more

AmeriCares Responds to West Africa Ebola Outbreak

Stamford, Conn. – July 31, 2014 – AmeriCares is sending emergency medical aid to West Africa for the worsening Ebola outbreak, including personal protective equipment for health workers that offers...

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Philippines

Emergency shipment headed to the Philippines

AmeriCares is sending emergency medical aid to the Philippines where Typhoon Rammasun destroyed homes, displaced thousands of families and left millions without power. The storm, which battered...

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South Sudan + 1 more

AmeriCares Responds to South Sudan Cholera Outbreak

Stamford, Conn. – June 26, 2014 – AmeriCares is sending emergency medical aid to help stem the deadly cholera outbreak in South Sudan. The highly infectious disease has been spreading rapidly in the...

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Haiti

Ready for Hurricane Season in Haiti

Emergency aid pre-positioned to help families in vulnerable areas Our Haiti team has been busy in advance of another active Atlantic Hurricane Season (June 1 to November 30) predicted by the National...

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Japan

Supporting Disaster Survivors with Disabilities in Japan

In 2013, the newly rebuilt Hachimaida workshop for people with disabilities in Shiroishi, Japan reopened – providing a vital service to disaster survivors in the community. The workshop, which was...

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Uganda + 1 more

South Sudan Crisis: Filling Urgent Needs for Medicine

Airlift contains enough meds for a population of 20,000 refugees With her four children under the age of 9, Joy walked for two weeks to reach Uganda, fleeing brutal violence and unrest in South...

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Uganda + 1 more

Emergency Medical Aid Arrives for South Sudan Refugees

Relief staff deployed, disaster response continues to help families fleeing the violence To help treat sick and suffering refugees fleeing the conflict in South Sudan, an emergency module containing...

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Syria

More Emergency Medical Aid Headed to Syria

Stamford, Conn. – March 13, 2014 – As the deadly conflict in Syria enters its fourth year, AmeriCares is preparing a major emergency shipment to help relieve severe shortages of medicines and...

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USA

$3.25 Million in Aid to Help Sandy Survivors

Response continues for families in struggling communities In the first three months since Hurricane Sandy devastated the Northeast, AmeriCares has provided $3.25 million in aid, benefiting an...

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Haiti

Medical outreach teams save lives in Haiti

To further bolster health care in Haiti, AmeriCares supplies volunteer medical teams with medicines to provide essential services, including primary care and surgeries. Since the dark days after the...

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Indonesia

Emergency Aid for Indonesia Flood Survivors

Global Pre-Positioning helps partners quickly respond to disaster Hundreds of Indonesia flood survivors were quickly helped with emergency aid supported by AmeriCares Global Pre-Positioning...

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