Sylvia Bahr works hard to promote Respectful Maternity Care and Human Rights during childbirth in Honduras.
Through Dar a Luz Honduras you can support Sylvia’s work in many different ways.
Help us raise funds so we can continue improving maternal and infant health.
We are searching for volunteers to support our efforts and different projects we have. Theses includes doula work, supporting childbearing women in public hospitals, reinforce and train clinical skills towards local staff, holding our childbirth education classes, or work with health care centers and traditional midwives in rural areas on our different projects. We are … Continue reading Volunteer
Dar a Luz works in different areas to improve pregnancy, birth, and postpartum care in Honduras. From work with traditional midwives, to rural health care centers, to women’s workshops, to support women during childbirth, the materials in our wish list can benefit a great number of women in truly significant ways.
Honduras is one of the poorest countries in Latin America. 76% of the population lives in poverty. Many children in disadvantaged areas are without shoes, which is particularly difficult in the rainy season. Lack of shoes is an important health issue for children, as parasites can easily enter shoeless feet and effect children’s health and nutrition. All types of shoes … Continue reading Our Shoe Project