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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Strengthening Community Health Worker Programs

Posted on 06/06/2019

This article was originally featured in the GBCHealth May 2019 Newsletter. The Community Health Academy’s first leadership course brings together learners from 155 countries to advance community health programs worldwide. Studies how that training high-performing community health workers (CHWs) can save more than three million lives annually, when integrated into the primary health care system. […]

Celebrating Mothers in Liberia’s Community Health Workforce

Posted on 05/11/2019

In Liberia, mothers work at each level of the health system to ensure every mother, child, and family can access primary health services. In honor of Mother’s Day 2019, meet three of the mothers who are making Liberia’s National Community Health Assistant Program possible. Farzee Johnson, Reproductive Health Supervisor Farzee Johnson is passionate about maternal […]

Innovations at the Last Mile

Posted on 04/30/2019

Last Mile Health is partnering with the Liberia Ministry of Health to design bold, scalable innovations that advance the scope and quality of services available via the National Community Health Assistant Program. These innovations are designed to address the most pressing challenges facing health workers and the patients they serve, laying the groundwork for Liberia’s […]

Liberia Ministry of Health Attends Skoll World Forum

Posted on 04/30/2019

S. Olasford Wiah has never forgotten the story of one patient he met in River Gee, Liberia, when he was serving as HIV Focal Person in the county. The patient was a pregnant woman living with HIV, and she tragically died in childbirth while trying to make the long journey by foot from her community […]

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