Healing Hands

Our Vision

Healing Hands Mission is a not for profit corporation providing medical assistance to those who need it most.

Our current mission, every June, reaches out to a small region in the Eastern portion of Guatemala.

Medical assistance
Medical Assistance

We aim to bring compassion and care without judgment.

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Medical team
Volunteer

With your help and the help of all those who volunteer, we hope to expand and grow our mission, reaching more of those in need.

Why Guatemala

Health indicators reveal that Guatemala has the most significant differences among Latin American countries between the various population groups with the greatest disparity and challenges among the indigenous, the rural, and the poor.

Access to Healthcare

Guatemala has the highest rate of private expenditure in order to access healthcare than any other Latin American country. This statistic is reflected in the fact that poor, rural Guatemalans must pay cash in order to receive the most basic of health care needs.

Maternal Mortality

Maternal mortality among the indigenous population is 163/100,000 live births (LB), whereas among the non-indigenous population it is 78/100,000 LB.

Guetemala child
Guetemala mother and child
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Guetemala boy

66%

Chronic malnutrition amongst the indigenous pupulation

50%

of the population faces poverty

70.9%

of births among the indegeous populate are performed without a skilled attendatnt

29.8%

of births among the non-indegeous populate are performed without skilled attendatnt

News & Events

#GivingTuesday
Nov27
#GivingTuesday

As the holidays approach and 2018 draws to a close, it feels natural to reflect upon the accomplishments that many...

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A Simple Way To Donate
Nov15
A Simple Way To Donate

We ask that you go to smile.amazon.com and choose Healing Hands Medical Mission as your non-profit of choice when ...

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This is the group at the hospital today
Nov13
This is the group at the hospital today

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We can make a difference

To provide medical care to developing countries requires many hands. Medicine, supplies, and translators all cost money. We've got many successes under our belt, but we need more help, and that's where you come in. There's so much you can do to help out!
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Healing Hands Mission is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.