HTH Introduces Ultrasound Program

In Togo, very few pregnant women receive ultrasounds although every woman is recommended to have at least one during their pregnancy. This is due to the cost of the procedure, the lack of trained staff and the lack of ultrasound machines. Ultrasounds are used to date the pregnancy, confirm a fetal heartbeat and detect preterm […]

Hope Through Health Receives CHMI’s Learning Exchange Award

We are delighted to announce that Hope Through Health has been granted the Learning Exchange Award, together with Health Builders, an organization working to strengthen healthcare management and help build health infrastructure in Rwanda. The Center for Health Market Innovations (CHMI) was established in 2010 to improve healthcare systems in underserved communities. As part of […]

We’re Growing our Team!

Hope Through Health is growing! We are seeking motivated, hard-working self-starters to join our team in a variety of capacities. We are currently accepting individual applications for two separate employment opportunities: Research Fellow and Financial Management Consultant. If you believe in health equity regardless of geography, then Hope Through Health would like to get to […]

World Aids Day 2016

The theme of World Aids Day 2016 is “Leadership. Commitment. Impact.” Our partner organization AED-Lidaw, an association of Togolese people living with HIV, is evidence that leadership and commitment lead to impact. AED-Lidaw was founded in 2001 by a small group of individuals living with HIV and their families. In 2005, three AED-Lidaw patients started […]

Day In The Life

My name is Justine Bakeda and I am a Community Health Worker in Togo. On this Giving Tuesday, I would like to tell you about my typical day. Early in the morning, as the sun rises and the rooster crows in my courtyard, a young boy runs through the fields to my house. He calls […]

Field Notes: Giving Birth in Togo

Below are field notes from our Maternal and Child Health Program Coordinator, Pernille Hoej. She writes candidly about her encounter with a pregnant woman in one of HTH’s rural sites. The story she tells is both harrowing and hopeful and illustrates the lifesaving nature of Hope Through Health’s work. When I was significantly younger for […]

Clinic Upgrades Underway

In October, Hope Through Health (HTH) received a shipment of equipment and supplies for three partner public health clinics in northern Togo. The shipment arrived safely at the port in Lomé and was trucked to Kara where it was excitedly received by HTH staff. The materials were stored in a government pharmaceutical warehouse before being […]

Check out our annual report!

We are thrilled to share our 2015-2016 Annual Report with you! This year marked a significant turning point for Hope Through Health. We built upon a successful ten-year history of providing high quality HIV/AIDS care and expanded our reach with the launch of a new Maternal and Child Health program. We grew from serving 2,000 […]

“Peace in the Home” – Communities React to HTH’s Programs

“The nurse referred my child to the University Hospital and all treatment until his discharge was free thanks to the Maternal and Child Health Program – without this I would have lost my child because I have no means to pay for healthcare.”   This story was told by a woman in Djamde, a rural town 30 km […]

Build a New Maternity Ward

Hope Through Health Overview Mission: To deploy community health workers and strengthen public clinics to make healthcare accessible and effective. Our goal is to extend quality healthcare to the 5 million people in Togo who currently lack access. The Organization: Began as a Peace Corp project in 2004 responding to an acute need for HIV/AIDS […]