A respiratory ventilator for an ambulance working on the front line

ASAP Zaytsevo received a respiratory ventilator. It will be used in an ambulance working on the front line in the Donetsk region. Funds for this important medical equipment were raised at a charitable Ukrainian dinner/fundraiser held on May 7 in the Centerville United Methodist Church. Thank you everyone who took part in the fundraiser! Special[…]

Antibiotics for a wounded soldier

United Help Ukraine​ responded to an urgent request of purchasing antibiotics for a wounded soldier who was just transferred from the intensive care to a regular unit in a military hospital. Due to a large number of wounded soldiers recently admitted by the hospital, the hospital had to urgently make additional order of medication; however,[…]

A Ukrainian dinner/fundraiser to benefit wounded Ukrainian warriors

A charitable Ukrainian dinner/fundraiser to benefit wounded Ukrainian warriors was held on May 7 in the Centerville United Methodist Church. Ukrainians and Americans gathered together to enjoy homemade Ukrainian dishes, listen to Ukrainian music, and saw a borscht cooking demonstration. We are greateful to Centreville United Methodist Church for hosting this fundraiser for the third time – first one[…]

Evening in the Embassy of Ukraine in commemoration of the Heavenly Hundred

On Friday, February 23rd, members of the Ukrainian community and the American friends of Ukraine gathered at the Embassy of Ukraine in the USA / Посольство України в США for an event in commemoration of the Heavenly Hundred of the Revolution of Dignity. The Ambassador of Ukraine Валерій Чалий (Valeriy Chaly) spoke at the event[…]

Dynamic Stair Trainer delivered to Military Hospital in Irpin

A few months ago, the Head of the Military Hospital in Irpin, Ukraine, has asked the United Help Ukraine team to assist in purchasing equipment for a newly established department of the amputee rehabilitation. The hospital urgently needed the Dynamic Stair Trainer that would enable amputee patients to train and practice different slopes, stairs, and gaits[…]

Surgical instruments, suture material, other medical supplies delivered to Oleksandrivsky hospital in Kyiv (video)

Surgical instruments, suture material, and a variety of other essential medical supplies have been delivered to Oleksandrivsky clinical hospital in Kyiv. Highly skilled doctors in the Oleksandrivsky hospital provide quality health care not only to Kyiv residents but also to people who were forced to leave their homes in the Donbas region. Doctors are extremely[…]

A thank you note from the Khodoriv City Hospital

United Help Ukraine received a thank you note from the Khodoriv City Hospital: “Khodoriv’s City Hospital is sincerely thanking volunteer organizations United Help Ukraine and Ukraine Ponad Usse for medical humanitarian aid. We hope to continue working with you.” Thank you Brother’s Brother Foundation for your amazing ongoing support with helping sending to Ukraine needed[…]

Medical supplies for Oleksandrivsky clinical hospital in Kyiv (video)

Surgical packs, suture material, bandages, and a variety of other essential medical “bits and pieces” have been delivered to Oleksandrivsky clinical hospital in Kyiv. Doctors are very grateful for these much needed medical supplies. Many thanks to Brother’s Brother Foundation for donating the supplies, to Tetyana Neeley for organizing and gathering the donations, toYuliya Murashko[…]

Medical supplies for hospitals in Mariupol

Parcels from United Help Ukraine arrived to hospitals in Mariupol. The parcels included suture material, surgical instrument, laryngoscopes, bandages. The items were delivered to the Department of Pediatric Surgery and Traumatology, Anesthesiology, and to otolaryngologist and urologists. Thank you Tetyana Neeley​ for organizing help for the hospitals.    

Supplies for the post-surgery care for two orphans from the ATO zone

Doctor Roman Zhezhera from the National Children’s Hospital OkhMatDyt in Kyiv contacted United Help Ukraine with an urgent request. He performed the laparoscopic splenectomy on two orphans from the ATO zone who were suffering from microspherocytic anemia. The kids required endobags for their post-surgery care but the hospital did not provide them. United Help Ukraine[…]

pH Monitor purchased and delivered to Irpin Military Hospital

An important equipment – pH Monitor – was purchased and delivered to Irpin Military Hospital. This purchase was made possible thanks to the funds ($2,000) donated to United Help Ukraine by an anonymous donor.   This monitor will allow easier measurements of pH levels for the wounded. Many of them are being treated with multiple[…]

Clothes and medical supplies from United Help Ukraine’s April shipment (video)

Boxes containing clothes for wounded, adult diapers, and numerous medical supplies (such as, sutures, bandages, gloves, cask supplies, etc.) from United Help Ukraine’s April shipment arrived in Ukraine. Volunteer Borys Penchuk reports: – part of the medical supplies has been already delivered to the front lines; – another part has been set aside and will[…]

Publication of important handbooks on battlefield surgery (video)

Important handbooks on battlefield surgery “Essays on surgery of a battlefield abdomen trauma” and “Ultrasound diagnostics of abdominal trauma and its complications” have been recently re-published and distributed in the war zone hospitals in the eastern Ukraine. The authors of the handbooks are experienced Ukrainian military surgeons. United Help Ukraine’s volunteer Tetyana Neeley initiated the[…]

Suitcases of Medical Supplies for Ukrainian Hospitals

United Help Ukraine sends 2-3 pieces of luggage per month full of medical supplies In the course of the last two years United Help Ukraine covered “extra luggage” costs and arranged shipping for over 25 suitcases of medical supplies with people traveling to Ukraine. Each suitcase contained 50 pounds of medical supplies with monetary value ranging from $2,000[…]

Containers with Medical Supplies shipped to Ukraine (video)

Thanks to Brother’s Brother Foundation, United Help Ukraine shipped two containers of medical supplies to Ukraine! In the period from November 2015, United Help Ukraine shipped 2 containers of medical supplies estimated value of $250,000 each. The supplies were donated by the Brother’s Brother Foundation and were distributed to various hospitals in Ukraine, with a[…]

Doctors at Nodus do wonders using 3D technology (video)

Remember, back in early December we told you about wounded soldier Valery Sergienko who became the first patient to receive an orthosis manufactured with the new 3D technology at the medical center Nodus in Brovary, Ukraine? At the time, Valery was about to start training using an individually made orthosis to overcome contractures in his left[…]

3D Scanner at Work

Medical center Nodus continues its neurological rehabilitation program for heavily wounded Ukrainian soldiers. Today, wounded soldier Vadym Ushakov, 26, started a new phase in the arduous path to recovery. Doctors scanned his left hand using the 3D technology, and in a few days Vadym will begin using the orthesis that is made specifically for his hand.[…]

3D Scanner for Ukrainian Clinic

United Help Ukraine is proud to be part of the important project: implementation of 3D orthoses production in Ukraine! With the help of Anonymous Donor, members of UHU were able to purchase and deliver a 3D scanner for the medical center Nodus. Now it has been put into service and started helping wounded soldiers. This[…]

Delivery of carry-on medical luggage

Tanya Osipova: “Today I fulfilled an amazing mission: on behalf of my dear friend and volunteer Tetyana Neeley who initiated and organized the donation of this medical humanitarian aid, I handed a large amount of the medical equipment and instruments to the Center of the Welding of Vessels and Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation in[…]