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UMCOR Health: International Programs

International Health

Strengthening Community-Based Health

The philosophy of UMCOR is that health is attainable, accessible, and sustainable by people for themselves and their communities if they are given the opportunity.

Community-based health care empowers people to take charge of their own lives and health, so that sustainable achievement in improving health is possible. The model that UMCOR follows supports effective community awareness and education programs and fosters human and economic resource development.  UMCOR also values local cultural practices as a source of preventive and curative health.

Supporting Hospitals & Rural Clinic Preventing Diseases of Poverty
*Full list of hospitals & clinics

Malaria
HIV/AIDS

Promoting Community Health Connecting to the Global Health Initiative

Community-Based Primary Health Care
Maternal & Child Health
Nutrition
Water and Sanitation
Training Health Workers

Imagine No Malaria