Welcoming Baroness Blackstone, our new Patron

Welcoming Baroness Blackstone, our new Patron  We are delighted to introduce you to Hamlin Fistula UK’s new Patron, Baroness Tessa Blackstone. Baroness Blackstone is a leading advocate for…

Remembering our founder: Catherine Hamlin 1924 – 2020

Dr Catherine HamlinJanuary 24th 1924 – March 18th 2020 It is with deep sadness we share the news of the passing of Dr Catherine Hamlin,…

Meet the inspiring runner taking on the London Marathon for women in Ethiopia

Meet the inspiring runner taking on the London Marathon for women in Ethiopia It’s been a busy few months for runner Toby Russell, pictured, with…

Sharing our profound sympathies with the Royal Family

Sharing our profound sympathies with the Royal Family Hamlin Fistula UK and Hamlin charities around the world are deeply saddened by the news of Her…

A Sweet Treat for Hamlin: Cake Sales Making a Difference

A Sweet Treat for Hamlin: Cake Sales Making a Difference The support of dedicated fundraisers across the UK makes a huge difference to our work…

Reaching women in rural Ethiopia: your support in action

Reaching women in rural Ethiopia: your support in action When our founders Drs Catherine and Reg Hamlin arrived in Ethiopia over 60 years ago, they…

A postcard from Addis Ababa

A postcard from Addis Ababa Our CEO Helen Marriott and Chair Greg Morris travelled to Ethiopia in July to join leaders from our sister Hamlin…

The heartbreaking impact of prolapse: Saphecho’s story

The heartbreaking impact of prolapse: Saphecho’s story Saphecho, 50, lives in a remote rural area of Southern Ethiopia, in the Yirgacheffe coffee growing region. Devoted…

Run the London Marathon 2022 for Hamlin Fistula UK!

Run the London Marathon 2022 for Hamlin Fistula UK! Do you believe in a world without maternal death, birth injuries or obstetric fistula? Have you,…

From fistula to freedom: Asmira’s story

From fistula to freedom: Asmira’s story Asmira, 40, pictured, lives in a remote village in Ethiopia’s North together with her husband Lemma. They have been…

Healing Lives Book Review

Healing Lives Book Review Sarah Hamlin, granddaughter of Dr Catherine Hamlin, reviews the moving account of the friendship that saved the lives of over 60,000…