Who we are
Sharing our skills, knowledge and resources with compassion
Alison has extensive nursing and midwifery experience, practice and knowledge having worked in the UK NHS for over 30 years, personally delivering more than 5000 babies and specialising in the care of high-risk women and promotion of normal birth. She was a part-time volunteer faculty member at Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, teaching basic emergency obstetric and newborn care in Liverpool, Kenya and Cambodia.
In 2017, Alison moved with her husband to work with the Swiss/French NGO, Service Fraternel d’Entraide in Laos. Alison is now a mother and child health advisor based in the southern province of Salavan at the provincial hospital. She continues to practice midwifery and nursing while training staff in the hospital and rural health centres and contributes to Lao national health guidelines.