Nine out of ten Australians donate to charities however the majority of donors are unaware of exactly where their money is going. Almost half of donations to some popular charities are spent on fundraising. 89% of Australians are approached by at least one charity call during any six month period. You may feel the desire toContinue reading How can you tell if a charity is trustworthy?
Preliminary work has commenced on the site where the A4WH Mothers and Babies Hospital will be constructed in Dolakha. Destruction of the existing hospital building building has commenced. This building was badly damaged during the 2015 earthquakes. The new Mothers and Babies Hospital will be constructed on this same site. Dr Hodgson has recently returnedContinue reading Mothers and Babies Hospital Update
December 2015 A4WH is delighted to announce that we will soon be building a Mothers and Babies Hospital in Charikot, Nepal. Dolakha region following the April 2015 earthquake. The hospital will be constructed on the site where medical teams have been working in tents following the devastating earthquakes earlier this year. The hospital will provideContinue reading A4WH Mothers and Babies Hospital
May 2015 Despite the devastation and the horrors of the recent earthquake in Nepal, the situation will worsen in the weeks to come. Experience from other international natural disasters shows us that in the weeks following the event supplies of medicine, food and water become scarcer, water-borne diseases proliferate, hospitals become more overwhelmed as thoseContinue reading Nepal Earthquakes 2015
December 2014 A4WH has now selected the site of the hospital it will construct in Nepal. During the December camp Dr Hodgson inspected several potential sites in rural and remote Nepal for the hospital to determine the area of greatest need. The hospital will be constructed in the foothills of the Himalayas, in the districtContinue reading Treatment Camps