The USAID SQALE Community Health Program is a three-year partnership to improve maternal and child health through a focus on quality community health systems.

We are a partnership between Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine and LVCT Health. We work closely with the Kenyan Ministry of Health, through the Community Health and Development Unit (CHDU).


News and Events

NEW POSTER! Creating a forum for shared learning and advocacy in strengthening community health systems

NEW BRIEF! How can we achieve Universal Health Coverage with quality? A quality improvement model for community health from Kenya

USAID SQALE at the Global Symposium on Health Systems Research

Stimulating, cascading and sustaining quality: The role of Champions for community health

NEW BRIEF! Improving data quality in community health programmes: Recommendations from inter-country research. Read more...





The USAID SQALE programme is happy to collaborate with its sister consortium, REACHOUT

REACHOUT was funded by the European Union under the European Commission's Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development. 

It focused on quality improvement research with close-to-community providers in six countries in Africa and Asia.