Jallene’s Journey Patients

June 24, 2020     For years, Jallene needlessly endured the agony of obstetric fistula without any medical attention. Thanks to a new Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia initiative, Jallene was identified by Hamlin-trained health officers and taken to the Addis Ababa...
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Ayana’s Journey to Hope Patients

June 22, 2020     Ayana is one of the 24 patients found in the initial phase of Hamlin’s new Patient Identification Program. Her story is one of resilience through tragedy – and finding hope. The pain of fistula Ayana...
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Reaching Every Woman With Fistula Patients

June 9, 2020     For too many women in Ethiopia, their poverty and geographic isolation increase the likelihood of them suffering an obstetric fistula injury. Geographic remoteness is a barrier to the care that fistula patients need, causing thousands...
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Bravery Exemplified: Semenesh’s Story Patients

April 30, 2020   Please consider making a tax-deductible donation before June 30 to help transform the lives of women just like Semenesh, who are suffering in silence.    Life before fistula School was never an option for Semenesh. The...
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A Transformational Journey 60for60

April 20, 2020     Garnering international and professional recognition was never the priority for Dr Catherine Hamlin; serving some of the most disadvantaged and vulnerable women in Ethiopia was, however. The stories of the obstetric fistula patients Catherine and...
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Enat’s Long Journey to Healing Patients

January 24, 2020   For 61 one her 96 years, Dr Catherine Hamlin has cared for the most vulnerable women in Ethiopia. For obstetric fistula patients living is isolated areas, the importance of Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia’s five regional hospitals cannot...
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Changing Women’s Lives in Ethiopia for 60 years Patients

July 19, 2019   Read this fantastic article written by the ABC’s Jane Hutcheon about her recent visit to Ethiopia and the Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital. First published on July 5, 2019 on the ABC News website, by Jane Hutcheon....
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Mazaa’s second chance at life Desta Mender

July 8, 2019   Hope for her future  Since our Rehabilitation and Reintegration Appeal in September, over 490 women have completed education programs. One of these women is Mazaa. Mazaa was just a teenager living in a remote farming village...
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