Resiliency Inspiring, But Health Needs Persist in Puerto Rico
Dr. Elisabeth Poorman, who traveled to Puerto Rico with Project HOPE's emergency response team, reflected on her experience.
Bend But Don’t Break, Emotional Resiliency After Maria
Project HOPE's team in Puerto Rico is helping children cope with the emotional stress after Hurricane Maria.
Counseling Brings Comfort After The Storm
Dr. Miller says one of the important roles of counseling after a disaster is being able to connect and refer people to other needed services.
HOPE’s Remote Medical Units Fill in the Cracks of a Recovering Health System
Project HOPE is reaching out with remote medical units in coordination with municipalities and Puerto Rico's Department of Health, to target and assist the isolated, indigent, and vulnerable populations.
Limited Clean Water Supplies Pose Unfamiliar Health Risks in Puerto Rico
As Project HOPE medical volunteers continue to bring needed care to people living in still hard to reach locations, a newly implemented WASH program is helping to ensure long-term health for Puerto Ricans learning how to live in a changed environment after the massive storm.
Hurricane Maria continues to present daily challenges in Puerto Rico
Puerto Ricans are facing a new normal that presents daily challenges to public health.
Bringing the First Health Care to Rural Village After Hurricane
“There hasn’t been anybody to help us since the hurricane before Project HOPE arrived.”
Reaching the Isolated with Medical Care and HOPE
Project HOPE’s Medical team continues to set up clinics in the communities most hard hit and difficult to reach in Puerto Rico.
Caring for the Ill and Saving Lives in Puerto Rico
At the bottom of the box was the size four tracheostomy that the child needed to save his life. I grabbed it and ran up the stairs hoping we weren't too late.
Reaching Those Who Still Need Care
HOPE's mobile medical unit in Puerto Rico recently provided help for a woman dealing with diabetes and hypertension.
Providing a breath of fresh air in Puerto Rico
Project HOPE provided relief for a child coping with respiratory problems in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.