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Today’s the Day: #GivingTuesday!

Today is #GivingTuesday! Donate to Alive Medical Services to make an impact for women and children affected by HIV in Uganda.

A Single Father’s Story of Love and Loss

Henry’s wife passed away 25 years ago, but looking at him now, you’d think it happened yesterday. His body stiffens as he talks about her, pausing every so often to extract himself from the memories passing through his head. “We didn’t know until it was too late,” Henry said. “And after she passed, everything changed.”

Mark Your Calendars: Next Week is #GivingTuesday!

One week from today, people around the world will celebrate #GivingTuesday. First launched in 2012, #GivingTuesday was created to kick off the charitable giving season, boosting the impact of organizations and connecting individuals with causes they care about. To wrap up 2017 in the most impactful way possible, Alive Medical Services has teamed up with

Peer Educators Come Together for the Last Training of 2017

On Friday, November 17, over 100 peer educators attended a capacity building session at Alive Medical Services (AMS).

Meet Janipher, an Administrative Assistant at AMS

Janipher has worked at AMS for the last three years, registering patients and making sure they are well taken care of upon arrival.

Food, Education and Hope: The Nutrition Program at AMS

Twice a month, food is laid outside the doors of AMS. As the clinic swells with patients, doctors walk from left to right, spreading nutrition information. One by one, AMS’ community health workers call out clients’ names, all of whom have been previously measured for severe food insecurity. After nurses assess their health status, each