Previous group      Next group      Top of A San Francisco Bay Area Progressive Directory

Hesperian Health Guides

Address   1919 Addison Street, Suite 304
          Berkeley, CA  94704
Voice     (510) 845-1447
Fax       (510) 845-9141

Beginning with the development of the classic Where There Is No Doctor in the mountains of Mexico in the early 1970s, Hesperian Health Guides has developed and distributed health materials now available in over 80 languages. We work with hundreds of partners who help us update and field test materials to ensure they are accurate and easy-to-use. We take all this work to scale with a paid staff of under 25 and an ever-increasing number of volunteers, currently at over 200. Hesperian is a 501(c)3 nonprofit and is supported by the generous gifts of individual and institutional donors, as well as revenue streams from the sale of books, resources, and digital tools.

Index Keys
books       educational curriculum       healthcare access       poverty       self-determination       self-help

This entry's contact information was last verified in July of 2015.

About this directory      Links to Calendars      Links to News