Celebrating International Nurses Day 2020 Hospital

May 12, 2020   The Hamlin Team would like to send our warmest wishes to all nurses today, on International Nurses  Day. The unprecedented focus and demand on healthcare workers this year has reinforced just how vital and heroic their...
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Help Achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals Hospital

May 11, 2020     Obstetric fistula changes the lives of the women who live with it. Grief, loneliness, confusion, isolation; a life of needless suffering that leaves women with emotional and physical scars.    What is obstetric fistula?  Obstetric...
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Building a Fistula-Free Future Hospital

March 30, 2020   Please consider making a tax-deductible gift here before June 30 to help finish what Catherine started.  “When I die, this place will go on for many, many years until we have eradicated fistula altogether – until...
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Hamlin Teams Up With UNFPA to Identify Women Hospital

February 15, 2020   Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia and UNFPA Ethiopia have recently formed a partnership to combine efforts to improve maternal health outcomes for Ethiopian women living with untreated fistula injuries. The three-year joint project will focus on improving access...
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The Need to Go Regional Hospital

January 7, 2020     For her 96th birthday this year, Catherine has one wish: to upgrade and stock urgently needed new equipment for Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia’s five regional hospitals. These hospitals were created to reach and treat as many...
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Inspired to serve: Dr Biniyam Sirak 60for60

November 8, 2019   At 39 years of age, Dr Biniyam Sirak is one of the youngest surgeons at Hamlin’s Yirgalem Fistula Hospital. Inspired by Dr Catherine Hamlin‘s altruism, Biniyam is one of the most passionate members of Team Hamlin....
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Hamlin’s Maternity Waiting Area: Helping More Women! Hospital

July 6, 2019   Pioneering best practice is not a new phenomenon at Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia. On 28th March 2019, an innovative, high-quality maternity waiting area in the Amarit Government Health Centre was officially inaugurated. A new initiative Hamlin Fistula...
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New water reservoir and updated equipment! Hospital

July 8, 2019   You have made a tangible difference  This was a milestone year for Dr Catherine Hamlin. We celebrated her 95th birthday, as well as the 60th anniversary of her arrival in Ethiopia. For Catherine’s Birthday Appeal, Australian...
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