Health through Walls

Health through Walls is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to assist developing countries in implementing sustainable improvements to health services within their penitentiaries. A primary focus of the effort is the identification, prevention, and management of infectious disease, especially HIV and tuberculosis.

The assistance of volunteer doctors, nurses, technicians, and others is needed.


FaithCare is a nonprofit organization that brings health, hope, and healing, to and through the health care community, providing transforming love locally and internationally.

Medical volunteers are needed.

Taiwan Root Medical Peace Corps

Taiwan Root Medical Peace Corps is a private, non-sectarian, non-profit organization dedicated to improving quality of life through provision of medical services and health education.

Volunteer medical professionals—physicians, pharmacists, dentists, nurses, and medical technologists—are needed in many areas within Taiwan and internationally.

Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children

The Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children, a non-profit organization incorporated in Washington, D.C. and headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, provides access to medical care for millions of underprivileged and medically underserved children around the world.

Volunteers from all walks of life, from college students to medical professionals, are welcome.

Bridges of Hope International

Bridges of Hope International, a non-profit faith based organization based in Fishers, Indiana, is focused on bringing hope to Central and South America through short-term mission trips and international partnerships.

Medical projects focus on free medical, dental, and vision clinics. International partnerships enable a team of volunteer surgeons and other specialists to provide care for those who are often medically neglected. Medical professionals and support staff are needed to participate in short-term teams.

Surgeons for Sight

Surgeons for Sight, a nonprofit organization based in Greenville, South Carolina, was founded with the mission to help disadvantaged people, both locally and abroad, get the eye care they need to lead productive lives in glorification of God.

Volunteer physicians may assist in the vicinity of Greenville, South Carolina, the Dominican Republic, or another international site.

Global Clinic

The Global Clinic, a New York based nonprofit organization, is committed to advancing a global network that creates practical and sustainable health solutions for those in need.

The organization is seeking the following types of volunteers: acupuncturists, students of acupuncture, and practitioners and students of holistic and naturopathy fields.

Team Canada Healing Hands

Team Canada Healing Hands, a Canadian nonprofit charity, is dedicated to the provision of rehabilitative education, training, and care in areas of need.

Volunteers are physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians, pediatricians, family doctors, orthopedic surgeons, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech language pathologists, massage therapists, prosthetists, orthotists, pedorthists, wheelchair technicians, teachers, administrators, medical students and residents, and nursing students.

Healing the Children Northeast

Healing the Children Northeast, a nonprofit volunteer organization located in New Milford, Connecticut, is committed to arranging free surgical, dental, and medical treatment for children in need in the U.S. and abroad.

Mission Direct

Mission Direct, a UK-registered charity, enables people like you to make a practical and lasting difference to the lives of the world’s poorest people.

Medical teams are needed for mission trips.

Food for the Hungry

Food for the Hungry is an international relief and development organization that strives to meet the physical and spiritual needs of the poor in more than 26 countries. When disasters strike, Food for the Hungry is often one of the first organizations on the ground to provide and facilitate emergency relief assistance to those in urgent need of food, shelter, and medical care.

Community Partners Association

Community Partners Association, a UK-registered charity, currently supports two communities in the Dominican Republic (La Hoya and Bombita). Short and long-term volunteers work alongside local professionals to provide education and health care.

The Healing Hands Foundation

The Healing Hands Foundation is an all volunteer, non-profit organization providing high quality health care to patients in areas lacking medical resources and surgical expertise. The foundation provides pediatric surgery, general surgery, plastic surgery, OB/GYN care and surgery, dental care, cardiology services, and general adult and pediatric medicine with the aim of improving quality of life, decreasing incidence of illness and death, and enabling people to be productive members of their community.

Life Is Great Global Foundation

Life Is Great Global Foundation is a nonprofit organization which strives to bring together medical and non-medical volunteers who can provide medical care and relief to those in need. The foundation wishes to inspire medical volunteerism by educating healthcare professionals and sending them on medical missions to under-served areas.

Mission trip locations vary but may include Montana, Indiana, the Philippines, the Dominican Republic, Grenada, Haiti, or Peru.

Healing The Children New Jersey

Healing The Children New Jersey is a nonprofit organization that aims to provide access to medical care and services for children in need throughout New Jersey and worldwide. Countries the organization has traveled to include: Bolivia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Kenya, Mexico, Morocco, Panama, Peru, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Volunteer medical practitioners provide pro-bono services to children in New Jersey and internationally. Teams are comprised of pediatricians, surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses, and dentists, Medical specialties include ophthalmology, orthopedics, ear/nose/throat, general pediatric surgery, plastic and reconstructive surgery, urology, and dentistry.

Health Horizons International

Health Horizons International (HHI) is a Connecticut-based nonprofit organization founded to find a way for medical service trips to sustainably improve health in partnership with the communities themselves.

Volunteers enable HHI’s primary healthcare field clinics to provide continuity of care in impoverished communities of the Dominican Republic. Volunteers join an international team of clinicians, pharmacists, medical interpreters, students, community health workers, and public health educators for a challenging, rewarding, and memorable week of service.

Episcopal Medical Missions Foundation

The Episcopal Medical Missions Foundation is an effort on the part of health professionals and other lay members of the Episcopal Church to organize and augment the support of its medical missionaries as they deliver medical and spiritual aid in mission stations of Honduras, Jamaica, Haiti, the Dominican Republic, Nigeria, and Uganda.

Hawaiian Eye Foundation

Hawaiian Eye Foundation is a nonprofit dedicated to promoting the preservation, restoration, and improvement of vision for people of the Pacific Basin through charitable service, education, and research programs.

Hawaiian Eye Foundation relies on volunteer ophthalmic surgeons, nurses, and techs for its eye care expeditions and training programs in the South Pacific, Viet Nam, and elsewhere in the Pacific Basin.

International Children’s Heart Foundation

International Children’s Heart Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide free cardiac surgery to kids in developing countries while providing education to local teams.

Medical mission trips are made up of volunteer medical professionals with experience working with pediatric cardiac surgical patients, including pediatric cardiac surgeons, anesthesiologists, perfusionists, OR nurses, pediatric cardiologists, ICU nurses, intensivists, and respiratory therapists. Urgently needed are pediatric surgeons, pediatric cardiac anesthesiologists, OR nurses, and RNFAs with cardiac experience.

GO Ministries

GO Ministries is a nonprofit organization that has provided medical assistance and outreach to the people of the Dominican Republic for years via the GO Medical Clinic, GO Mobile Clinics, health education, and nutrition centers.

Develop a team of medical professionals for medical ministries and spend a week in the Dominican Republic treating and caring for patients.

Charity Anywhere Foundation

Charity Anywhere Foundation is a non-profit organization that organizes medical and dental expeditions comprised of volunteer providers to Ecuador, Mexico, Guatemala, and the Dominican Republic.

Somos Amigos Medical Missions

Somos Amigos Medical Missions is a California-based non-profit organization that operates a primary care medical and dental clinic in the mountains of the Dominican Republic.

Volunteers may include physicians, nurses, and other medical professionals, dentists, hygienists, and dental lab technicians or denturists.

One Child Matters

One Child Matters is a nonprofit child sponsorship organization helping to meet the physical and spiritual needs of children in poverty-stricken areas of the world. Through the programs, children receive food, education, medical aid, and hope in Jesus Christ.

Please see this link for upcoming medical mission trips that need volunteers.

Children of the Nations

Children of the Nations is a is American nonprofit organization that endeavors to provide holistic, Christ-centered care for orphaned and destitute children, enabling them to create positive and lasting change in their nations.

By volunteering with a Venture Team, you may provide medical care, dental care, trauma counseling, and/or health education to children and adults, imparting healthy habits, proper hygiene techniques, and positive lifestyle choices that will aid in the progress of overcoming the cycle of poverty and disease.

Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos

Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos is a nonprofit organization that cares for orphaned and abandoned children. Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos’ homes in nine countries keep brothers and sisters together and provide a quality education, health care, and spiritual formation.

The clinics need nurses, physicians, therapists, or assistants who can commit to a volunteering for at least a year.