Promotion of Family Health Association of Laos PDR (PFHA)


The Promotion of Family Health Association of Lao PDR (PFHA) is a Non-Profit Association (NPA) established in 2012. Its roots can be traced to the Safe Motherhood Project jointly implemented by IPPF and UNFPA in the northern province of Oudomxay.  


Our vision: 
To create a healthy and happy society, contributing towards bringing Lao PDR out of least developed nation status. 

Our mission:  
To be the leading family health association striving to provide all people with innovative and up-to-date RH information and quality services by empowering individuals through raising awareness of RH knowledge, information and services and improving quality of RH care and services for its beneficiaries in collaboration with Government authorities, relevant stakeholders, and other civil society organizations. 

PFHA aims at contributing to Lao PDR’s sustainable development targets, particularly focusing on advancing the Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights of vulnerable and marginalized groups in remote areas. 

We also support public health facilities, such as district hospitals and health centers. In 2020, PFHA supported 59 associated public health centres and managed one (1) MA static clinic, serving an average of 94,852 clients with 287,910 services. 

PFHA is currently working in Paktha, Houaysai, Tonpheung district of Bokeo province, Viengphoukha  of Laungnamth, Houn and Pakbeng of Oudomxay province, Paek of Xiengkhouang province, Mai of  Phongsaly, Thapangthong of Savanaket province, Samoi of Saravanh province, Lamam and Dakcheung of Sekong provinces. We will also launch a new project in Champasak and Attapeu. 

We have 23 local staff and is governed by 5 board members (volunteers). We currently have more than 50 active volunteers. 

Contact details:

Address: House no 449/36, Phonekheng Village, Saysettha District, Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR 
Phone Number: + 856 21 413261 
Fax:  +856 21 413261 

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