Two hospitals have been damaged, including the Hand in Hand for Syria hospital for women and children at Atmeh. A car bomb exploded in the Syrian town of Atmeh near the Turkish border on Sunday morning, 23 February 2014. Initial reports suggest that 50 people were injured and 14 have died in the bomb blast […]
Being gassed in your home as you sleep, your children dying next to you is a barely conceivable horror. But it’s happening in Syria. I can’t watch other people’s children die when mine are safe.
Premature and sick babies being cared for at the new neonatal unit in the HIHS Children’s Hospital, Syria. Photo courtesy of Jack Hill/ The Times. The Hand in Hand for Syria medical aid convoy of ten vehicles set off from London in late February and made it safely into Syria on 11 March 2013. Carrying […]
Gill Newman travelled to Syria with us in early January 2013, having raised a significant amount from her community and local churches around London for the Winter Appeal. Read Gill’s blog about her life-changing trip.
A new children’s hospital has opened this month in the north of Syria by the Midlands based charity, Hand in Hand for Syria. The hospital will be the only one of its kind in the region providing specialist paediatric care to babies and children up to the age of 12 years old. The World Health […]