|aWhy do we need healthcare charities? -- How healthcare charities plan -- Emergency response! -- Improving healthcare in LEDCs -- Healthcare charities in MEDCs -- Fundraising -- Science and technology -- Visions for the future -- How you can get involved -- Facts and figures.
All around the world there are charities trying to improve the health of children and adults, from preventing and curing disease to disability, childcare, and mental health. This book looks at the efforts of charity workers and volunteers, with exciting stories and case studies, and gives advice on how readers can get involved.