Project Postnatal: Increasing access to life saving postnatal care in Haiti

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  • Project PostnatalIncreasing access to critical postnatal care in Haiti

    Midwives For Haiti 2014

  • Weve been training skilled birth attendants for 8 years.

    Our graduates provide prenatal care in remote villages.

    They also work in hospitals and birth centers throughout the country.

    Midwives For Haiti 2014

  • Midwives For Haiti 2014

    Haiti is the most dangerous country in the W. Hemisphere to be pregnant or an infant.

  • Women and babies need the knowledge and compassion of skilled birth attendants before, during, and after delivery.

    Midwives For Haiti 2014

  • Up to 50% of maternal and newborn deaths occur in the first

    24-48 hours after childbirth.

    Midwives For Haiti 2014

  • Midwives For Haiti 2014

    We work at Hospital Ste. Therese, the public referral hospital in Hinche.

    Only 1% of patients received postnatal care here in 2013.

    Of 2,143 deliveries, thats 21 mothers and newborns the entire year.

  • Meet Juslene and Illa, our new Postnatal Care Team

    at Hospital Ste. Therese.

    Midwives For Haiti 2014

    They are providing care to women and babies after delivery.

  • Midwives For Haiti 2014

    In three months theyve provided postnatal care to 65% of all deliveries, or

    894women and babies.

  • Midwives For Haiti 2014

    Illa, Juslene, and the moms and babies at Hospital Ste. Therese need your help.

  • Midwives For Haiti 2014

    Project Postnatal:

    Increase postnatal care to 100% Improve the maternity ward

  • Midwives For Haiti 2014

    Your donations will help us:

    Hire 2 more postnatal skilled birth attendants

    Provide the tools the team needs to do their jobs

    Make the hospital a healthier place

  • Postnatal care saves lives.

    Midwives For Haiti 2014

  • Please help us reach 100% of

    moms and babies.

    Donate today.

    midwivesforhaiti.org/projectpostnatal

    Midwives For Haiti is a 501(c)(3) charity. All donations are tax deductible. Midwives For Haiti 2014

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