Distributing soap, chlorine and information on Ebola to communities in Conakry, Guinea. Photo UNICEF

A number of opportunities are available to you to get involved in the fight against Ebola and contribute to stopping the outbreak.

You can donate and support the UN and other organizations that are helping the people of West Africa. Find out more about what it takes to fund the response.

If you want to play a more direct role in the response then consider volunteering in the West Africa region.

You can also get involved and show your support for the Ebola Response through social media. Our platforms - Twitter, Facebook, YouTube , Flickr - are an important way to follow the #EbolaResponse and connect with our supporters.