Who Will Bring These Children Home?

By |2018-12-06T19:15:49+00:00December 6th, 2018|Blog|

By Rodger Harrison Originally sent to Friends of Paramedics for Children Bringing The Children Back Home To Honduras I AM TAKING A RENTED BUS FROM HONDURAS TOWARDS MEXICO TO RESCUE AND BRING BACK IMMIGRANT CHILDREN FROM HONDURAS. Imagine this, you are a Honduran mother who was told that if you joined the migrant march [...]

Copan Ruinas’ Local Red Cross Ambulance

By |2018-03-20T18:13:05+00:00August 28th, 2017|Blog|

By Nelson Guzman Originally sent to Friends of Paramedics for Children Here is a picture of the local Red Cross "ambulance" in Copan Ruinas, Honduras, where P.F.C.'s clinic is located. As you can see, there is NOTHING in the Red Cross ambulance to treat patients, just the cot. Also here is a picture of the [...]

No Good Deed Ever Goes Unpunished?

By |2017-08-28T23:26:15+00:00August 28th, 2017|Blog|

By Nelson Guzman Originally sent to members of Friends of Paramedics for Children Is it true that "no good deed ever goes unpunished"? Hats off to P.F.C. and its leader Roger Harrison! In mid-July P.F.C.'s clinic's old 12 lead ECG heart monitor 'died'. Its (get this) 3.5 inch floppy drive diskette operating system became corrupted [...]

Who is Rudin Fernando Mendes Ramirez?

By |2017-08-28T15:46:32+00:00August 28th, 2017|Blog|

By Nelson Guzman, Friends of Paramedics for Children On July 28th, a call went out from P.F.C. for emergency donations to help transport little (4 day old) Rudin Fernando Mendes Ramirez to the hospital. P.F.C. has an emergency transportation fund for such purposes but the fund was depleted, as it often is. The call was [...]

Volunteering in Honduras: Annie’s Story

By |2017-03-10T20:11:35+00:00March 10th, 2017|Blog|

Annie Strauss from Canada recently volunteered at our clinic here in Honduras--here is her story! There has been a power outage every day since we have been here. No power = no running water. During all of this, a baby in active febrile seizures came into the clinic. His temperature was 39.7 Axilla (extremely high). [...]

Podcast Episode 2: Dog Food and Hurricanes

By |2016-06-05T21:03:25+00:00June 5th, 2016|Blog|

Welcome to the Paramedics for Children podcast! Each episode is a snippet of conversation with Rodger Harrison, our founder. In this episode, he talks about how Paramedics for Children got our start, and what bags of dog food have to do with hurricanes. Enjoy and subscribe!

Podcast Episode 1: How We Got Started

By |2016-05-30T02:19:17+00:00May 30th, 2016|Blog|

Welcome to the first Paramedics for Children podcast! Each episode is a snippet of conversation with Rodger Harrison, our founder. In this episode, he discusses his reason for getting the hell out of real estate, becoming a paramedic, and eventually finding his way to Honduras. Enjoy and subscribe!