With good health
anything is possible.
Americares saves lives and improves health for people affected by poverty or disaster so they can reach their full potential…..
Every day, somewhere in the world, our neighbors face hurricanes, floods, disease outbreaks, civil conflict, earthquakes, extreme poverty and other crises. Their need for health care has never been greater. Read the stories of lives saved and communities healed.
Americares founder began his global humanitarian work by rescuing children stranded in Vietnam at the end of the war and bringing them to the United States — as refugees.
Despite the rhetoric, it remains unclear what policy makers intend to do with the Affordable Care Act. Repair, repeal, replace or remake are all options at this point.
In video, photographs and reports from Texas, we see people stranded in their homes by floodwaters and in shelters with no home to return to. One compelling photo showed elderly people sitting waist-deep in their flooded nursing home — stranded while they awaited rescue.