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.
Operation Mobilization International, a nonprofit organization, pioneers and leads initiatives to redeem lives, rebuild communities, and restore hope in over 100 countries.
A variety of long and short-term medical and dental mission trips are offered.
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.
HOPE worldwide is a non-profit, faith-based volunteer program focusing on leadership training and community service throughout the world. It brings people from all different backgrounds together to work across the globe serving the world’s poor.
International Christian Resources is a nonprofit organization that offers medical professionals the opportunity to volunteer to provide medical care and hope to those most in need around the world, as well as the opportunity to mentor medical students in medicine and their faith.
Agape Unlimited is a nonprofit organization whose goal is to promote health and meet the needs of the medically underserved in the former Soviet Union. This includes working in far remote villages and in large inner cities.
Doctors, physician assistants, nurses, and nurse practitioners may volunteer.
Seva Foundation is a nonprofit organization focused on preventing blindness and restoring eyesight to people in need around the globe.
If you’re an ophthalmologist or other health professional, it is possible that customized volunteer projects can be designed that match the needs of the organization’s partners in the U.S. states of California and New Mexico, as well as in countries in Africa, Asia, Central and South America, the Middle East, and Europe.
Partners In Health is a nonprofit international health organization committed to improving the health of the poor and marginalized in New Mexico, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Peru, Russia, Mexico, Malawi, Lesotho, Rwanda, and Haiti.
Please see this link for current volunteering opportunities and employment openings.
Islamic Relief USA is a nonprofit organization that strives to alleviate poverty, hunger, illiteracy, and diseases worldwide.
Currently, Day of Dignity events offer opportunities for healthcare professionals to volunteer in their area of the United States, providing free medical care and screenings. Please contact Islamic Relief USA to inquire about these and other opportunities to volunteer for disaster response and other initiatives worldwide.
Medical volunteers provide life-saving surgical and post-operative care to patients in the world’s most underserved environments. All medical volunteers are required to be active in their profession. Medical volunteers that are accepted are anesthesiologists, pediatric anesthesiologists, dentists, certified registered nurse anesthetists, OR/RR/pre-post nurses, pediatricians, surgeons (plastic, oral maxillofacial, and cleft), pediatric cardiologists, pediatric intensivists and neonatologists, certified child life specialists, speech pathologists, biomed technicians
Doctors Without Borders is an international medical humanitarian organization working in nearly 70 countries to assist people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe.
A wide variety of volunteers are needed: physicians, registered nurses, nurse practitioners, specialists in infectious diseases, HIV/AIDS, and TB, surgeons, nurse midwives, certified midwives, licensed mental health specialists, anesthesiologists, nurse anesthetists, pharmacists, obstetricians/gynecologists, epidemiologists, operating room nurses, and laboratory technicians.