Health Matters is an organization whose target population is pregnant women and children ages 0-3. Health Matters exists to provide accessible health care to these women and children in rural areas of Honduras. By offering services such as HIV screening, pregnancy tests, health education, prenatal care and well baby check ups, Health Matters is committed to provide much needed medical care for this vulnerable demographic group resulting in better health and a decreased mortality rate. Learn more about Health Matters at Health Matters Honduras.
The Cookie Project is a project for malnourished children in rural Honduras. The Cookie Project works with Honduran families to eliminate malnutrition, providing nutritional supplements using resources indigenous to Honduras. Long term health and hygiene solutions are promoted through teaching nutrition and gardening classes, constructing concrete floors, building outhouses, showers and washing stations in and around homes with dirt floors, and administering deworming and Vitamin A programs. Learn more about The Cookie Project at Cookie Project Honduras and Facebook – Cookie Project Honduras.