March 31, 2020 | San Francisco | Norbu Tenzing
Nepal is in a strict lockdown until April 7th. So far, there are only a handful of recorded cases of COVID-19, but lack of testing and info about proper safeguards is an ongoing concern.
May 20, 2019 | Nepal | AHF Staff
The Hospital and Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Children (HRDC) takes in children whose bodies are broken, and fixes their bones, and gives them a new life. You make it happen.
August 21, 2017 | Kathmandu Valley, Nepal | Tsedo
Getting by in the world is difficult enough for people in the Himalaya. And if you can’t even see the world? AHF has launched a new eye health campaign for Himalayan communities in Kathmandu.
April 25, 2017 | Banepa, Nepal | Bruce Moore
Our Hospital and Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Children set up a classroom so kids won't fall behind in their studies during long hospital stays.
September 6, 2016 | Mustang, Nepal | Bruce Moore
When Wangdi was a young boy growing up in a low-caste village near Lo Manthang, he witnessed his sister’s death—something that could have been prevented if there had been medical care available.
May 24, 2016
One of our longtime and most awe-inspiring partners, Dr. Ashok Banskota and his Hospital and Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Children (HRDC), has won an esteemed award—again!
April 7, 2016 | Chitwan, Nepal | Bruce Moore
Bishal Rana Magar and some friends went swimming in the nearby river. In a freak accident, the riverbank collapsed and buried him. His friends dragged him out, unknowingly dislocating his spine.
August 15, 2015 | San Francisco, CA
HRDC works tirelessly to rebuild the confidence and social skills of their patients.
June 18, 2015
Nawang Doka Sherpa, who runs the dental clinic in Namche, managed to treat one last patient just before bad luck struck again.
May 22, 2015 | Kathmandu, Nepal | Tsedo
Despite injuries and ailments, the mood was heartfelt at the emergency medical camp we held for the local community in Boudha.
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