Healing the Children Michigan-Ohio

Healing the Children Michigan-Ohio dreams of a world where every child has access to healing regardless of circumstance.

If you are a medical professional, you can volunteer your services either stateside or on a medical missions teams to Guatemala,   Colombia, Honduras, Bolivia, and more.

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.

Gospel Ministries International

Gospel Ministries International is a nonprofit organization which seizes opportunities to carry God’s love, through sacrifice, to the world.

Long-term volunteers may serve internationally or domestically in the areas of medical, dental, natural remedies, physical therapy, orphanage work, or social work.

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.

Foundation for International Education in Neurological Surgery

The Foundation for International Education in Neurological Surgery, a nonprofit organization, was founded by a group of leading neurosurgeons in order to address the critical lack of trained neurosurgeons in developing countries.

Volunteer neurosurgeons and personnel teach their techniques to local neurosurgeons, set up neurosurgery residency programs, and provide critical assistance in the operating room.

Occupational Therapy Around the World

Occupational Therapy Around the World aims to inspire national and international experiences and provide knowledge to thousands to help millions.

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.

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.

Serving in Mission

Serving in Mission, a Christian nonprofit, offers opportunities for healthcare professionals to serve in medical and health ministries in Africa, Asia, and South America.

Andean Medical Mission

Andean Medical Mission is a UK charity set up to help organize, build, and manage eye care services in remote regions of the Bolivian Amazon and Andes. The agency carries out sight saving eye surgery and is committed to helping Bolivian doctors by providing training and equipment. Andean Medical Mission doesn’t charge for training and surgery and teams of volunteers travel at their own cost.

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.

Maryknoll Lay Missioners

Maryknoll Lay Missioners (MKLM) is a Catholic nonprofit organization inspired by the mission of Jesus to live and work in poor communities in Africa, Asia, and the Americas.

MKLM has ministries in health care and health promotion.

Foundation for Sustainable Development

Foundation for Sustainable Development—a nonprofit organization based in San Francisco, California—works with more than 250 partner organizations to create incremental, lasting change in communities around the world. With ProCorps Volunteering, participants help make that change happen through a hands-on volunteer experience. It’s an intense, immersive program for professionals looking for a community to serve and a new perspective.

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.

Solidarity Bridge

Solidarity Bridge is a Illinois-based charity that trains and equips medical communities in Bolivia and Paraguay, empowering them to serve those in need.

Solidarity Bridge sends approximately five medical mission teams to Bolivia each year. Teams include surgeons, anesthesiologists, surgical technicians, nurses, dentists, and medical specialists.

Project H.A.N.D.S.

Project H.A.N.D.S. is a Canadian-based, non-profit organization that sends small teams of volunteers to rural areas to run outreach clinics. If you have any skills you think might be useful and would like to help, please contact Project H.A.N.D.S.

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.

Proyecto Horizonte

Proyecto Horizonte—a Bolivian non-profit, non-governmental organization—aims to change lives through education, health care, and community development.

There are several ways for healthcare workers to volunteer with Proyecto Horizonte. Medical specialists may offer training sessions to health teams, social workers and psychologists may work with those in vulnerable situations, and qualified nurses may assist with vaccinations.

Curamericas Global

Curamericas Global is a nonprofit organization that endeavors to provide mothers and children around the world with vital health services.

Volunteer health professionals are always welcome and can provide direct services along with educational trainings.

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.

Christ For the City International

Christ For the City International is a nonprofit missions organization committed to the transformation of communities.

Medical and dental volunteers are needed for short or long-term mission trips.

Sustainable Bolivia

Sustainable Bolivia is a nonprofit community of 36 partner non-profits with numerous volunteer and internship opportunities. Available positions cover a range of areas such as education, youth service, social service, environmental conservation, health care, agriculture, the arts, and research.

Global ENT Outreach

Global ENT Outreach works in developing countries as a nonprofit humanitarian organization combating ear disease through hands-on surgical training of doctors, developing programs in public health, advocating initiatives, developing partnerships with local healthcare organizations, performing ear surgery for the underserved, and striving to prevent avoidable deafness and death.

Volunteer opportunities exist for medical students, ENT residents, otology fellows, and ENT physicians, nurses, audiologists, and others.


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.

LIMBS International

LIMBS International is a nonprofit organization committed to engaging communities and transforming lives through sustainable, affordable prosthetic solutions.

Internationally, there are volunteer opportunities for prosthetists and professionals in specialized areas, such as physical therapy.