Vets With A Mission

P.O. Box 202
1307 Caldwell Street
3rd Floor
Newberry, SC 29108
http://www.vetswithamission.org
Religious Affiliation: Christianity
Contact: Charles Ward, Executive Director
Phone: 803.405.9926
Email: vetswithamission@backroads.net
Mission: To provide humanitarian aid through projects and programs. The primary focus is sponsorship and construction of small medical clinics or rural health care stations and medical teams that offer free primary health care to the poor. All, medical/health specialities welcome, and non-medical/health volunteers are recruited as well, special emphasis to recruit Viet Nam veterans to participate on mission teams.

Programs

Program Type: Delivery of Care
Program Name: Primary healthcare, teaching and clinical training, delivery of care in city and rural areas. Participation in other medical/health volunteer work possible
Countries/Regions Served: Cambodia, Vietnam
Duration: Team trips usually last 16-18 days
Recruited Personnel: Both medical/health and non-medical/health volunteers needed. Preference given to Viet Nam veterans but non-veterans welcome.
Language Requirements: English mandatory. Vietnamese a plus. French useful
Accommodations: Usually 4 or 5 Star hotels unless working in rural areas
Materials Needed: Bring your personal medical equipment. Other supplies and medicines are provided in host country.
Photo of doctor listening to a child's chest with a stethoscope Photo of a volunteer and a child outside of a building Photo of four clinic workers