Association of Baptists for World Evangelism

The Association of Baptists for World Evangelism, an independent mission agency based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, has healthcare ministries throughout the world, which include full-service hospitals, mobile and itinerant medical clinics, crisis pregnancy centers, and community health evangelism teams.

Volunteer anesthesiologists, dentists, dental hygienists, hospital administrators, midwives, nurse practitioners, nurses, obstetricians and gynecologists, pediatricians, pharmacists, and physical therapists, physicians, physician assistants, and surgeons are needed.

Palestine Red Crescent Society

The Palestine Red Crescent Society is a national humanitarian organization which caters to the health and welfare of the Palestinian people and others in need in the OPT and the Diaspora.

The Palestine Red Crescent Society has a volunteer network of more than 20,000 people.

World Medicine

World Medicine is a registered UK charity providing acupuncture to people around the world suffering the effects of trauma, disaster, and poverty.

World Medicine is always in need of volunteer practitioners of acupuncture and other disciplines.

Chain of Hope

Chain of Hope, a UK-registered charity, exists to provide children affected by life-threatening heart disease with the treatment to which they very often simply do not have access.

Chain of Hope recruits volunteer cardiac surgeons, cardiac anaesthetists, cardiac intensivists, cardiac intensive care nurses, biomedical engineers, perfusionists, and cardiac theatre nurses.

Medical Aid for Palestine

Medical Aid for Palestine, a registered Canadian charity, attempts to provide help where needs are the most pressing.

Groups and individuals, including health professionals, are encouraged to offer their time and experience.

Humans Without Borders

Humans Without Borders is a registered Israeli charity devoted to giving humanitarian and medical aid to Palestinian families living in the Occupied Territories.

Israeli doctors and nurses are among the supporters of Humans without Borders.

Embrace the Middle East

Embrace the Middle East, a UK-registered charity, supports transformational projects in the Middle East which help vulnerable and maginalised people to achieve their potential.

SendME is one of the ways in which Embrace supports Christians in the Middle East tackle poverty and injustice in their communities. SendME aims to mobilise UK volunteers with the right skills to match needs at our partner organisations, helping them to have a bigger impact on the people they serve.

Arab World Ministries

The nonprofit Arab World Ministries is passionate about initiating church-planting movements among the unreached in the Arab world.

Your qualifications and experience in medicine, engineering, banking, business, or education may have great potential to allow you to reach key Arab people with the gospel. If interested, please review the website for short or long-term volunteer positions.

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.

Four Homes of Mercy

Four Homes of Mercy is a nonprofit organization that provides round-the-clock nursing and medical care and physical, occupational, and recreational therapy to residents of Palestine and Gaza who have congenital and acquired neurological disorders.

Volunteer your professional services for a few days or a few weeks. If you are in the healthcare industry—be it as a doctor, nurse, therapist—there are many ways in which your skills can be an asset to Four Homes of Mercy’s residents and staff.

Palestine Children’s Relief Fund

The Palestine Children’s Relief Fund is a nonprofit organization dedicated to healing the wounds of war, occupation, and poverty for children in the Middle East.

This organization sends volunteer teams of surgeons and other medical personnel to treat patients and train professionals at local hospitals in the Middle East.

IVUmed

IVUmed teaches surgical techniques to local physicians in low-resource countries, focusing on urology and reproductive health.

Experts in the fields of urology, anesthesia, and nursing are needed as volunteers to help educate medical personnel in partner hospitals throughout the world. Medical professionals are also needed as volunteers to assist in collecting, creating, and refining the educational materials that are used during workshops and provided as resources to the host hospital medical staff.

From Bethlehem to the World

From Bethlehem to the World conducts medical mission trips to Israel, Jordan, Syria, and the Palestinian Territories. Medical mission trips host medical professionals who bring the talent, time, and compassion to provide care for those who could never afford it. 

Christian Sports Medicine Alliance

Christian Sports Medicine Alliance is a nonprofit whose mission is to make God known in and through sports medicine by equipping, educating, and serving.

Sports medicine professionals are needed as volunteers for international mission trips as well as for events domestically in Texas and South Carolina.

Medical Benevolence Foundation

Medical Benevolence Foundation is a nonprofit organization that works to provide hope and healing to those most in need. Working with international church partners, healing ministries are supported in more than 100 hospitals and clinics around the world. 

Healthcare professionals are needed as volunteers on medical and vision mission trips.

Physicians for Peace

Physicians for Peace is a nonprofit organization that transforms lives by training, supporting, and empowering healthcare professionals working with the world’s underserved populations.

Medical mission volunteers are a select group of subject matter experts who represent a range of medical specialties and are known as International Medical Educators (IMEs). On each initiative, IMEs combine their deep clinical knowledge with a passion for education.

Life for Relief and Development

Life for Relief and Development is a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to alleviating human suffering regardless of race, color, religion, or cultural background. In response to poverty, famine, social and economic turmoil, natural disasters, war, and other catastrophes, assistance is provided to people across the globe by offering humanitarian services such as food, water, and temporary shelter as well as health care and education.

Episcopal Relief and Development

Episcopal Relief & Development is the international relief and development agency of the Episcopal Church and an independent nonprofit organization. Its programs work toward achieving the Millennium Development Goals. Together with its partners, the organization rebuilds after disasters and empowers people to create lasting solutions to poverty, hunger, and disease.

Please see this link for information on volunteer opportunities.

Baitulmaal

Baitulmaal is an international charity and relief organization devoted to sustainable development and disaster relief.

Islamic Relief USA

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. 

International Medical Corps

International Medical Corps is a nonprofit organization working to relieve the suffering of those impacted by war, natural disaster, and disease by delivering vital healthcare services that focus on training, helping devastated populations return to self-reliance.

International Medical Corps is looking for highly trained medical staff to add to their emergency response roster, which requires that volunteers be willing to deploy rapidly—usually within 72 hours—and for a duration of 2–8 weeks. (Preference is given to those able to deploy for longer durations.)

Doctors Without Borders

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.