Guadalupe Free Clinic is a part of the Catholic Diocese of Arlington and operates on the grounds of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church in Colonial Beach, Virginia. It serves the indigent and medically uninsured population of Westmoreland County and the town of Colonial Beach.
The clinic is always seeking to expand its roster of volunteer doctors, nurses, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. Among doctors, the clinic is always in need of more internists, general practitioners, primary care providers, pediatricians. Please see this link for more information.
StandUp For Kids is a nonprofit charity that runs several innovative programs that provide homeless youth the assistance, training, and resources to make a successful re-integration into society. Local programs are in operation in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Washington, and Washington, D.C.
StandUp For Kids is an all volunteer organization and welcomes the involvement of volunteer healthcare professionals.
Through the nonprofit ADA Foundation’s Give Kids A Smile program, launched nationally by the American Dental Association in 2003, more than five million underserved children have received free oral health services. These free services are provided by approximately 10,000 dentists annually, along with 30,000 other dental team members. Please look for an opportunity to serve in your state.
Give an Hour, a nonprofit organization headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, was founded to provide free and confidential mental health services to military veterans and their loved ones.
Give an Hour’s network has licensed mental health professionals located in all 50 states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico, and Guam who have donated mental health services. Volunteers may be psychologists, social workers, psychiatrists, marriage and family therapists, drug and alcohol counselors, pastoral counselors, and other professional counselors.
Common Ground Healing Arts is a nonprofit wellness studio located in downtown Charlottesville, Virginia.
Volunteer acupuncturists, massage therapists, yoga teachers, and meditation leaders are needed. Please see this link for more information.
The People’s Organization of Community Acupuncture is a rapidly-growing cooperative of people involved in the community acupuncture movement: acupuncturists, patients, clinics, and supportive organizations. If you wish to volunteer, you can search for a clinic to serve at within many areas of North America.
The Capitol Area Immigrants’ Rights Coalition, a nonprofit organization, works to advance the rights of detained immigrants in the metropolitan Washington, D.C., area.
Asylum seekers and detained refugees often need medical evaluations for their immigration cases. The Capitol Area Immigrants’ Rights Coalition needs to rely on volunteer medical professionals who are willing to take the time to visit a detention center on a pro bono basis. Your commitment could help prevent an asylum seeker or refugee from being deported back to a country where they may face persecution or death.
Neighborhood Health provides primary care, dental, counseling, laboratory, and pharmacy services at ten nonprofit clinics throughout Virginia’s Arlington and Fairfax counties.
Various medical and dental volunteers are needed at Neighborhood Health’s clinics.
Dental Lifeline Network is a national nonprofit organization that provides access to dental care and education for Americans who cannot afford it and have a permanent disability or are elderly or are medically fragile.
Through Dental Lifeline Network’s flagship program, Donated Dental Services, dental care is provided through a national network of volunteer dentists and volunteer laboratories. The program needs volunteer dentists and laboratories nationwide but needs vary somewhat from state to state and even within a state.
The Asylum Network at Physicians for Human Rights consists of over 400 health professionals throughout the United States who offer pro bono forensic evaluations to document evidence of torture and other human rights abuses for immigrants fleeing persecution in their home countries. Physicians for Human Rights is a nonprofit organization headquartered in New York City with offices in Boston, Massachusetts, and Washington, D.C.
Adventist Community Services (ACS) is a humanitarian agency for the Adventist Church in the United States and Bermuda that focuses on touching hearts and transforming communities. ACS is made up of hundreds of thousands of people who come together and make a difference in their communities.
EyeCare America, the public service program of the Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, provides eye care at no out-of-pocket cost to those who qualify.
See more about volunteering in your state via this link.
Demonstrate your commitment to protecting your community by volunteering for one of the American Acadmy of Dermatology’s SPOTme skin cancer screening program events in your state.
AccessDerm is an American Academy of Dermatology-sponsored teledermatology program that allows dermatologists to provide care to underserved populations in the United States. By participating in the program, which aspires to be national but currently exists in 16 states, members and residents can consult remotely on dermatology cases in the state they are licensed.
USA Swimming is a nonprofit 400,000-member service organization that promotes the culture of swimming by creating opportunities for swimmers and coaches of all backgrounds to participate and advance in the sport through clubs, events, and education.
National volunteer opportunities are possible for medical practitioners such as physicians, athletic trainers, massage therapists, physical therapists, and chiropractors.
The Maven Project is a nonprofit organization that is building a national network of volunteer medical school alumni to address the escalating medical needs of vulnerable U.S. populations. Semi-retired, newly retired, and other physicians are an untapped resource of medical volunteers who—when paired with telemedicine technology—can remotely provide unavailable medical services to our growing underserved populations.
The Maven Project has needs for volunteers who are licensed in Massachusetts and California now; physicians licensed in other states with an interest in volunteering in the near future; medical schools or alumni associations interested in participating; FQHCs, free clinics, or other community health centers or programs interested in participating in the near future.
The Muscular Dystrophy Association is fighting to free individuals—and the families who love them—from the devastating effects of muscular dystrophy, ALS, and related life-threatening diseases, so they can live longer and grow stronger.
Please contact the association about opportunities to help make a difference in the life of a child as volunteer medical staff at a Muscular Dystrophy Association Summer Camp in your state.
The Crossroads Medical Mission is a non-profit Christian ministry providing quality primary medical services to those ‘falling through the cracks’ of the current healthcare system in southwest Virginia and northeast Tennessee.
Medical assistants may volunteer on-site with venipuncture, lab tests, documentation, etc.
Assisted by medical and dental volunteers, the nonprofit Beach Health Clinic provides quality comprehensive health and dental care to the uninsured residents of Virginia Beach.
Race Guards is a nonprofit organization that provides in-race first aid for athletic events throughout the United States with a focus on running and cycling races, triathlons, and endurance events.
Medical volunteers are a part of Race Guards.
Mel Leaman Free Clinic is a non-profit provider of free medical care and regular health visits for the working uninsured of Virginia’s Smyth, Grayson, and Washington counties.
Volunteer opportunities are available for physicians and specialists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and mental health professionals.
Free Clinic of Pulaski County is a nonprofit clinic that provides primary medical, nursing, and mental health care to the community of Pulaski, Virginia.
Medical volunteers include primary care physicians, specialty physicians, and nurse practitioners.
Caring Hearts Free Clinic—a non-profit, volunteer-driven clinic in Stuart, Virginia—aims to provide free, non-judgmental, quality health care to those in need by using a solid base of culturally diverse community resources.
Clinic volunteers include medical staff and counselors.
Bradley Free Clinic is a nonprofit clinic that provides medical, dental, pharmaceutical, and preventive healthcare services for qualified residents of Virginia’s Roanoke Valley.
The clinic’s team of volunteer healthcare professionals include primary care physicians, specialists, dentists, pharmacists, and nurses.
The Free Clinic of Danville is a nonprofit clinic that provides primary medical care to qualified residents of Virginia’s Danville and Pittsylvania counties.
The clinic is always looking for volunteers, especially doctors, nurses, and phlebotomists, who are willing to donate their skills and time.