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Six months old and flying October 05, 2018

Earlier this year, we met Anna a couple of weeks after she gave birth to a beautiful baby girl named Ester. Recently, we checked back in again with Anna to see how things are going after the six-month check-up and were delighted to see that mum and baby are doing very well. 

Who are Community Health Workers? March 02, 2018

Community Health Workers are local heroes! Thanks to these selfless volunteers new mums are safely delivering healthy babies and keeping their children safe from life threatening diseases.

Meet Marie, a Community Health Worker Saving Mothers’ Lives in Sierra Leone March 02, 2018

Isata Barnett is a mother of four children who is registered with World Vision Ireland’s AIM Health Programme on Sherbro Island, Sierra Leone.

Meet Gassimu, a Community Health Worker from Sierra Leone March 02, 2018

Can you imagine how it must feel to save a life? Not as a doctor in a fully equipped hospital or a paramedic at the scene of an accident, but as a volunteer on a remote island with no doctors, no emergency transport and limited medical supplies.