Americares India saves lives and improves health for people affected by poverty or disaster so they can reach their full potential.
For people affected by poverty or disaster, health is essential to a better future. With good health, they can attend school, be productive at work, care for their families and contribute to strong communities. Poor health puts all of those opportunities at risk.
Health is fundamental to all aspects of development.
To equip doctors and nurses with the tools they need to deliver quality care, Americares India Foundation delivers free medicines and supplies to hospitals, clinics and public health programs pan-India.
Over the years, Americares India has provided immediate medical relief to thousands of victims affected by natural disasters across India. Additionally, training first responders, health care workers and community volunteers on what to do when disasters strike, we strategically empower individuals and organizations to respond effectively.
Large segments of India’s urban slum and rural tribal populations do not have access to safe and reliable healthcare. Americares India Foundation brings medical assistance to these under-resourced populations through ongoing mobile medical camps.
In addition to bringing critical medical assistance to under-resourced communities, Americares India Foundation simultaneously emphasizes the need for health education.
The success of Americares India has been characterized by timely response, meaningful impact, high integrity and intense passion for the work. To deliver medicine, relief supplies and health care to the needy, Americares India has developed a platform based on strategic partnerships, field experience, high efficiency and tight auditing procedures. Read our latest news below, or click here read older news.
September 15, 2017
Spirit of Humanity, an initiative by Americares, recognized and rewarded 6 NGOs in varied impact sectors. The finale of the 8th Spirit of Humanity brought together not-for-profit organizations, academia, government authorities, thought leaders and corporations for sustained engagement and cross learning.
July 17, 2017
Americares India has deployed medical teams to treat survivors of the Assam floods. More than 700 villages have been damaged due to the flooding caused by heavy rainfall in 26 of Assam’s 32 districts.
January 14, 2016
emergency response and medical teams have been at work with local partners in the state of Tamil Nadu since 2015, providing basic health services to families displaced by the worst flooding in 100 years.
Over the years, Spirit of Humanity has expanded its scope to become a national-level platform for collaboration, capacity building, rewards and recognition within the social sector in India. Thought leaders from corporate, government, academia, social and CSR sectors unite at Spirit of Humanity for rendering their knowledge & expertise in evaluating the social impact created by participating organizations.