Africa Inland Mission

Africa Inland Mission (AIM) is an evangelical Christian mission agency serving in over 20 African nations.

AIM’s medical ministries include mobile clinics providing basic medical care in isolated communities, large hospitals providing complex surgeries, longer-term care, education, and prevention.

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.

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.

Oasis Global

Oasis Global, a UK registered charity, works alongside people around the world to bring hope and transform lives and communities.

Being involved in a diverse range of partnerships, projects, services, and initiatives, Oasis Global is able to find suitable assignments for volunteers.

World Outreach International

World Outreach International, a UK-registered charity, is an international mission agency seeking to reach the least reached peoples across the world by daring to believe in a God who can do more.

Often the projects need skilled individuals, such as medical professionals, to help projects move ahead.

United Methodist Volunteers In Mission

United Methodist Volunteers In Mission is a grassroots movement within the United Methodist Church designed to provide an official channel whereby Christians, both lay and clergy, may offer their skills and talents for Christian service at home and around the world on short-term assignments at their own expense.

If you have specific training or interest in health care, you can go as a healthcare volunteer to increase community health in a variety of ways around the world. Currently, positions exist in Guatemala, Haiti, Kentucky, Kenya, Liberia, Mozambique, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe.

Humanity for Children

Humanity for Children—a nonprofit based in Columbia, Missouri—is committed to improving the quality of life for children in remote areas of East Africa through community-based, sustainable initiatives that empower individuals and positively affect health, education, safety, and economic conditions.

Concern America

Concern America is a nonprofit international development and refugee aid organization that works with economically impoverished communities around the world to develop long-term solutions to poverty.

Long-term field volunteers (nurses, doctors, engineers, teachers) train community members in health, environmental health/appropriate technology, education, and income-generation so that the villagers themselves become the healthcare providers, water system builders, educators, cooperative members, etc.

Africa Inland Mission

Africa Inland Mission is a Christian nonprofit organization whose medical ministries take on many forms, from mobile clinics providing basic medical care in isolated communities to work in large hospitals providing complex surgeries, longer-term care, education, and prevention.

Cross Connection Outreach

Cross Connection Outreach is a nonprofit charity that provides tools and training to empower Mozambicans to build their communities physically and spiritually.

Volunteer doctors, dentists, dental hygienists, nurses, and nurse practitioners are needed on missions trips to offer medical aide to those in need in rural villages. Each trip is custom tailored based on the skills of those involved.

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.

Real Medicine Foundation

Real Medicine Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to ignite the potential of the people that need help—turning aid into empowerment and victims into leaders.

The foundation looks for volunteers to participate in field work or direct public health and medical work in California, India, Indonesia, Japan, Myanmar, Nepal, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Kiribati, Haiti, Turks and Caicos Islands, Serbia, Armenia, Pakistan, Peru, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, South Sudan, and Uganda.

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.

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.

VSO International

VSO International is a charitable organization that is working to improve health in some of the world’s poorest countries. 

Health volunteer opportunities are possible for anaesthetists, general practitioners, health managers, hospital doctors and physicians, medical laboratory staff and scientists, mental health professionals, midwives, nurses, obstetricians and gynaecologists, occupational therapists, paediatricians, physiotherapists, public health professionals, and surgeons.

Preventing Cervical Cancer

Preventing Cervical Cancer is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving women’s health globally by educating communities, training healthcare workers, and establishing self-sustaining cervical cancer prevention programs that prevent suffering and save women’s lives.

Teams of volunteer doctors, nurses, and counselors travel to underserved and remote areas around the world, providing education, diagnosis, and treatment.

Medical Ministry International

Medical Ministry International is a nonprofit organization that utilizes volunteers—both medical and non-medical—to bring life-changing services to the poor in areas of North America, such as Texas and Mexico, as well as in countries in Asia, Central and South America, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East.

Please see this link for current volunteer openings.

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.

CURE International

CURE International is a nonprofit Christian healthcare network that operates charitable hospitals and programs in underserved countries worldwide.

CURE International sends volunteer healthcare professionals to serve, teach, and mentor their in-country staff, as well as provide continuity of care during a leave of absence.

Project Hope

Project HOPE is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to achieve sustainable advances in health care around the world by implementing health education programs and providing humanitarian assistance and volunteer medical care in areas of need.

Volunteers are needed. This includes nurses, ophthalmologists, physician specialists, and others.

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.