All people deserve access to lifesaving healthcare

Worldwide, more than one billion people lack access to healthcare due to distance. Community health workers have the power to change this by bringing lifesaving care to the doorsteps of those living at the last mile.

Our story begins in the remote communities of Liberia’s rainforest, and our vision is global: a health worker for everyone, everywhere, every day.

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Quality of Care at the Last Mile — Clinical Supervision of Community Health Workers

Posted on 08/10/2018

By: S. Olasford Wiah (Community Health Services Director, Ministry of Health Liberia), Brittney Varpilah (National Community Health Systems Director Last Mile Health) & Katey Linskey (Policy & Advocacy Officer, Last Mile Health) Originally published on Crossing the Divide  In a rural community in the dense rainforest of Liberia’s Rivercess County, a young mother named Odell exchanges conversation and words […]

Community Health Workers Rapidly Increase Access to Life-Saving Treatment for Children in Rural Liberia

Posted on 08/07/2018

By Lorenzo Dorr, County Manager for Rivercess County, Last Mile Health A recent study published in the American Journal of Public Health by Liberia’s Ministry of Health, Last Mile Health, and researchers from Harvard and Georgetown Universities demonstrates that, in just one year, community health workers supported with medical supplies, supervision from clinic-based nurses, and […]

Request for Proposal: End-Line Evaluation Consultants

Posted on 07/19/2018

Ref No: LMH-RM&E-ELE-001-2018 Issue date: July 20, 2018 Deadline: August 24, 2018 Time: 4:00pm, GMT Submit tender to: Tender Selection Committee, Last Mile Health, Congo Town, Monrovia, Liberia Email: tender@lastmilehealth.org SECTION I: ORGANIZATIONAL BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE OF THE REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP) A) Overview & Background Founded by survivors of Liberia’s civil war, Last Mile Health’s […]

Press Release: Takeda Announces Selection of Three New Programs for Global Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Program 2018 Promoting Disease Prevention to Improve Health in Developing and Emerging Countries

Posted on 07/09/2018

July 9, 2018 – Over 11,000 employees worldwide voted to select Last Mile Health, Seed Global Health, and UNICEF with an aim to train 8,000 community health workers worldwide, train 5,000 health professionals in Sub-Saharan Africa, and strengthen health systems in Angola, Guinea, and Togo. – With the addition of three programs, Takeda’s contribution through […]

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