SOLVING THE SEVERE LACK OF MENTAL HEALTHCARE IN HAITI BY TRAINING HAITIAN MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELORS

our Why

Haiti was hit with an earthquake that killed over 225,000 people in 2010 and 80,000 bodies missing. 24.6 % of the earthquake survivors developed PTSD symptoms and 28.3% developed major depressive disorder (MDD) symptoms. Over 90.5% of Haitians had relatives that either died or were seriously injured and 93% saw dead bodies. Over 500 Haitians died in hurricane Matthew in 2016. 98% of Haitians have NO access to mental health.

what we do

We are dedicated to providing and promoting mental health in Haiti through education and service. We train and prepare mental health counselors that are helping and transforming lives in Haiti.

Ways to Give

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509 Quest in Haiti