StandUp For Kids

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.

Healing the Children Orgeon-Washington

Healing the Children is a nonprofit organization that helps underserved children, in the United States and around the world, access the health care they need and deserve.

Medical teams volunteer their time and services to meet the needs of children around the world. Examples of medical professional volunteers are: surgeons, pediatricians, family practice physicians, anesthesiologists, surgical scrub nurses, PACU nurses, audiologists, podiatry, ophthalmologists/optometrists/opticians, dentists, and dental hygienists.

Bellevue RotaCare Free Clinic

With the help of volunteer medical doctors, doctors of osteopathic medicine, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, medical assistants, and pharmacists, the Bellevue Clinic, a nonprofit organization located in Bellevue, Washington, provides basic, free medical care and medications to adults and children.

American Dental Association

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

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.

People’s Organization of Community Acupuncture

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.

Dental Lifeline Network

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.

Physicians for Human Rights

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

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.

American Academy of Ophthalmology

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.

AAD’s SPOTme Skin Cancer Screening

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.

AAD’s Camp Discovery

The American Academy of Dermatology’s Camp Discovery offers camp in five locations (Crosslake, Minnesota; Millville, Pennsylvania; Burton, Texas; Andover, Connecticut; and Carnation, Washington) for kids living with skin disease.

The success of Camp Discovery depends on dedicated dermatologists, nurses, and counselors who volunteer their time to ensure that the medical needs of each camper are met.

End of Life Washington

End of Life Washington is a Seattle-based nonprofit organization that provides advocacy, counseling, and emotional support to people facing terminal or irreversible illness. 

The volunteer team includes physicians, hospice workers, social workers, registered nurses, psychologists, nurse practitioners, chaplains, attorneys, and others.

USA Swimming

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.

Maven Project

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.

Muscular Dystrophy Association Camp

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.

Grace Clinic

Grace Clinic—a nonprofit clinic located in Kennewick, Washington—provides free medical and related services to uninsured people in the Tri-Cities through a holistic approach. Grace Clinic seeks to meet the needs of the whole person by providing services such as medical care, medications, urgent dental care, mental health counseling, and spiritual care.

Services are made possible with the help of clinical volunteers such as physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, mental health counselors, dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants.

Camp Promise

Camp Promise—a charitable nonprofit with locations in Connecticut, Colorado, and Washington—has the mission to provide a barrier-free, weeklong overnight camp for kids, teens, and adults with muscular dystrophy or select neuromuscular diseases—regardless of age, capability, or ability to pay.

From cabin counselors to medical, program, and logistics teams, camps are fully staffed by volunteers.

Battle Ground Health Care

Battle Ground Health Care is a non-profit, faith-based organization that provides free chronic medical and limited dental treatments for the uninsured and underinsured in North Clark County, Washington.

Immediate volunteer needs are for dental assistants, dental hygienists, medical records staff, and a volunteer dental clinic manager.

Health and Hope Medical Outreach

Health and Hope Medical Outreach is a nonprofit clinic that serves the underprivileged and isolated people of Lewis County, Washington, by providing holistic, quality health care and guidance in the name of Jesus Christ.

The organization is in need of nurses to volunteer.

Race Guards

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.

Ultra Medical Team

The Ultra Medical Team is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing peace of mind to endurance sporting event directors and participants. Past events have been in California, Colorado, and Washington.

Ultra Medical Team trained volunteers are typically licensed or student firefighters, EMRs, EMTs, paramedics, massage therapists, physical therapists, athletic trainers, nurses, physicians, podiatrists, or chiropractors.

First Descents

First Descents is a nonprofit organization that offers young adult cancer fighters and survivors a free outdoor adventure experience designed to empower them to climb, paddle, and surf beyond their diagnosis, defy their cancer, reclaim their lives, and connect with others doing the same. Locations are in California, Colorado, Montana, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New York, Oregon, Washington, West Virginia, and Wyoming,

First Descents welcomes physicians, mid-level providers, nurses, paramedics, and EMTs to come and volunteer at one of the programs as a medical volunteer.

Camp Agape NW

The nonprofit Camp Agape NW, held on Raft Island, Washington, provides an all-expense-paid weeklong overnight camp for the whole family of a child with cancer. Camp Agape NW gives children with cancer a chance to feel normal, siblings a chance to feel special, and parents a time to be together.

Medical volunteers needed.

Camp Leo

The nonprofit Camp Leo is the only overnight camp in Western Washington exclusively dedicated to children with type 1 diabetes.

Volunteer medical staff is comprised of a team of physicians, nurses, pharmacists, registered dietitians, and EMTs who are familiar with the complexity of managing type 1 diabetes.