“The need for quality maternity and newborn care does not stop once a baby is born, indeed, the birth of a baby is a life-changing moment, one that is bound by love, hope and excitement, but it can also cause unprecedented stress and anxiety. Parents need strong health care and support systems, especially women, whose needs are too often neglected when the baby comes
Dr Anshu Banerjee, Director of Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health and Ageing at WHO.
We are thankful for your interest in our work. Woman Eternal (WE) is an Australian Christian based not-for-profit organisation, that supports vulnerable pregnant women and their newborns in Kenya.
We achieve our community impact and outreach through the following platforms, WE Care, WE Mentor, WE Hope, our donor/partnership platform WE Fund.
Our outreach team conduct pre and post birth home visits, as well as support the women during hospital appointments.
Dedicated postnatal services should provide vital physical and mental health support, while helping caregivers thrive in providing the right care for their newborns. Dr Mercedes Bonet, Medical Officer with WHO’s Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Research and the UN Special Programme, HRP
WE support Vulnerable pregnant women living in adverse poverty in Kenya.
We collaborate with local community networks and encourage individual participation, as an approach to achieve better and long-term positive outcomes for women accessing our programs and services at our DROP-IN-CENTER.
Woman Eternal mission emerged as a labour of love and determination to Care and Support Vulnerable Pregnant Women
desperately needing someone to journey with them through their pregnancy.
While facing life challenges brought about by poverty and other issues.
Grace and Hope underpin our work.
WE is led by a diverse team in Australia and Kenya.
We have two goals
1. Supporting vulnerable pregnant women to access pre/post-natal care
2. Create opportunities for other women to gain employment as care workers
To restore dignity and elevate hope to every vulnerable pregnant woman reaching out for our support.
Humility - We perform our work with respect and dignity.
Generosity & Community – We value the principles of giving and community.
Responsibility- We uphold collective and individual responsibility and accountability.
Friendship- We value friendships and partnerships that align with WE aims and vision.
Woman Eternal Lea Mama Drop-in-center in Kenya.
Vulnerable pregnant women have access to the center and our community outreach pre- and post natal support.
ETERNAL TEN- Be part of the 10 donors supporting 10 vulnerable pregnant women for a period of 10 months .
Access to prescription medication
Access to gestational scans and tests
Access to pre and post-natal supplies
Transportation to hospital appointments
Groceries and Meals that meet their nutritional needs
Access to clean water and sanitation essentials
Assistance with other unforeseen issues and emergencies
OUR PRE/POST NATAL OUTREACH PROGRAM FACILITATES
Please help us purchase an outreach vehicle that will,
- assist our women commute to hospital appointments.
- go home after childbirth, in a safe and dignified manner.
- the vehicle will also enable us delivery much needed items such as beddings..