INFANTS' HEALTH FOUNDATION
Each year more than 300.000 women and almost 2.7 million newborn babies die from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth, 99% of them in developing countries and among women and their newborns living in rural areas and poorer communities, and their babies face a higher risk of complications, often resulting in lifelong disease or handicap, and death as a result of pregnancy and childbirth. Most of these mortality and morbidity needless and unnecessary deaths could be prevented with increased access to and utilization of affordable and quality maternal child health services....
A nation where the best maternal child health services and care is equally accessible to all.
Infants' Health Foundation aims to enable low income women and their children living in remote hardest to reach areas of Uganda have access to and utilization of affordable & timely, high quality maternal child health care services.
To reduce the mother morbidity, infant mortality and birth defects in Uganda. This is being achieved by home-based maternal child healthcare services and awareness raising. We fight for healthy pregnancies to avoid extensive unnecessary death and lifelong, devastating disability/birth defects of children and women by a degree of magnitude.