35 Related Programs
The SHIP project uses two health interventions (deworming and vision screening) as entry points for a School Health and Nutrition programme that centres on the use of schools as a delivery platform. SHIP will serve as a demonstration that such interventions can be integrated within education plans.
Healthbridge Global is a non-profit organization that partners with local communities to strengthen capacity in health services and spreading the gospel. The Christian-led organization currently operates two projects: A maternity center in Romania and eye care services in India.
CCBRT is the largest local provider of disability and rehabilitation services in Tanzania, specialising in eye, ortho, rehabilitation, prosthetics & orthotics, reconstructive surgery & fistula. Also engaged in maternal and newborn health, CCBRT is building its own Maternity Hospital.
With an estimated 7.75 million individuals who are cataract blind cataracts account for around half of the cases of blindness in India. The mobile cataract surgery unit, developed by The Indian Institute of Technology-Madras and Sankara Nethralaya, can travel to remote areas to treat cataracts.
Nayonika Eyeycare Charitable Trust works with the urban poor in different parts of Bangalore and provide them with eyehealth education and access to quality eyecare services. Covering about 75000 citizens, Nayonika provides free eye screening, cataract surgeries and eye care treatment.
Aga Khan Development Network eHealth Resource Centre drives improvements in access, quality, cost, efficiency and safety of health care through Information and Communication Technologies. The Centre supports the assessment, development and implementation of eHealth activities in Asia and Africa.
Brien Holden Vision is a franchise chain of low-cost optical stores targeting the Working Poor. Following the principles of Social Business our mission is to be the best value optometrists, satisfying personal eye care needs at affordable prices with high quality care.