HealthCare Ministries

HealthCare Ministries (HCM) is the international medical evangelism outreach of Assemblies of God World Missions. HCM serves the international community in the areas of health education, psychosocial Intervention, disability awareness, community health evangelism, medical, dental, optical, pharmacy, and disaster response.

This link will provide a list of the many types of volunteer healthcare professionals HCM typically utilizes. If you do not see your profession, feel free to inquire.

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.

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.

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.

United Ukrainian American Relief Committee

A Unites States nonprofit also registered with USAID, the United Ukrainian American Relief Committee strives to make Ukraine a better place by lending it a helping hand.

You can help make a significant difference by becoming a volunteer. See more about programs internationally and in Boston, Massachusetts via this link.

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.

Rustic Volunteers

Rustic Volunteers is a Texas-based nonprofit which helps to connect volunteers to desperately needed projects worldwide. Rustic Volunteers is committed to providing a safe, rewarding volunteer abroad experience for humanitarians worldwide.

Mission Direct

Mission Direct, a UK-registered charity, enables people like you to make a practical and lasting difference to the lives of the world’s poorest people.

Medical teams are needed for mission trips.

Elim Missions

Elim Missions, a UK-registered charity, had mission opportunities in Asia, Africa, Europe, the Middle East, and the Americas.

Acre International

Acre International is an Irish missionary charity working in Brazil. Through medical work, occasions do arise when the spiritual needs of the patient can be addressed. The ongoing leprosy program in Brazil is very demanding. Dr. William Woods OBE is Coordinator of the Leprosy Programme for Northern Brazil.

Helping Hands Medical Missions

Helping Hands Medical Missions is a nonprofit organization which aims to deliver compassionate health care and the Gospel to the most in need in the developing world.

Volunteer health professionals are needed in the following fields: primary care, surgery, anesthesiology, nursing, optometry, rehabilitation, community health, dentistry, counseling, and pharmacy.

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.

Rio 2016

Rio 2016 looking for 5,000 volunteer healthcare professionals. Doctors, physiotherapists, dentists, nurses, pharmacists, and technicians can test their limits at the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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.

Children’s HeartLink

Children’s HeartLink is a nonprofit organization whose purpose and aspiration is to assure that children around the world have access to quality care for the treatment of heart disease.

Volunteers are needed for cardiac training visits or on-site training and education. Medical volunteer teams include experienced pediatric cardiac surgeons, cardiologists, anesthesiologists, perfusionists, intensivists, intensive care nurses, and respiratory therapists.

Missions International

Missions International is a nonprofit organization whose aim is to establish churches, orphanages, medical clinics, and homes among the unreached people groups of Central America, South America, Africa, and Southeast Asia.

Missions International has been able to provide much needed medical care in remote areas and disaster zones by teaming up with volunteer doctors, dentists, nurses, etc.

BMS World Mission

BMS World Mission is a charity that is working in around 35 countries on four continents. BMS personnel are mainly involved in church planting, development, disaster relief, education, health, and media and advocacy.
See this link for current vacancies in health ministries.

Iko Poran

Iko Poran is a non-profit organization that offers a wide range of meaningful, safe, and affordable volunteer projects in South and Central America, Africa, and Asia.

Frontier

Frontier is a non-profit, non-governmental organisation that offers over 400 projects in 72 different countries around the globe. Volunteers who join a Frontier project make a valuable contribution in becoming active global citizens, committed to making a positive impact during their time abroad travelling.

The medical and healthcare projects allow skilled professionals to volunteer in under-resourced communities, helping those in need gain access to vital, potentially life-saving resources.

Volunteers Around the World

Volunteers Around the World is a non-governmental organization devoted to improving the standard of living for those that live in some of the most poverty stricken communities of the world. The focus is to provide communities with access to medical and dental treatment, medication, nutritional security, clean water, and health education.

Happy Child International

Happy Child International is a nonprofit that rescues, rehabilitates, and reintegrates children living at risk and abandoned in the streets of Brazil.

Teams of volunteers are taken out to visit the work in Brazil. These trips provide an opportunity to learn more about working with street children and children at high risk and their families in the favela communities, as well as the chance for hands on involvement in their lives. 

Experiential Learning International

Experiential Learning International is a small non-profit organization that sends interns and volunteer to 27 countries.

HOPE worldwide

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.

Hope Without Borders

Hope Without Borders is a nonprofit organization that is committed to bringing hope to communities in need by providing education, medical care, and clean water.

Every year Hope Without Borders organizes international volunteer trips. Teams are made up of university students, practitioners, and professionals.

Operation Blessing International

Operation Blessing International is a nonprofit humanitarian organization dedicated to demonstrating God’s love by alleviating human need and suffering in the United States and around the world. Strategic relief is provided in 39 countries on an ongoing basis through core programs such as disaster relief, medical aid, hunger relief, vulnerable children and orphan care, clean water, and community development.

Doctors, nurses, dentists, oral surgeons, dental hygienists, dental assistants, and other medical professionals volunteer on medical and dental teams that work to sustain patients who have suffered the devastation of disaster and are in need of medical and dental treatment.