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UPCOMING MISSIONS TRIPS

SERVING THE COMMUNITY

Experience new cultures, languages and people through meaningful community service abroad!

We have mission trips planned in various towns and villages where the most needy communities are.

 

 

 

TYPES OF CLINICS IN A MISSION

SERVE.EXPERIENCE.EXPLORE


Which type of mission trip meets your area of interest or expertise?

There is a role for everyone, no matter your skills and interests. Mission trips will mostly include a medical, dental and eye care clinic. All mission trips also include health education and awareness sessions. Just let us know which clinic you want to serve in.

Learn more about your role and the different clinics you will see in our missions;

 

MEDICAL CLINICS

FREE MEDICINES & TREATMENTS


Our mission clinics provide medical services and medicines free of charge. Clinics run on a ‘first come first serve’ basis. Patients get free consultations, treatments and medicines. This could include deworming, wound treatments, .

 

By volunteering, you help provide free access to health care and health education to the less fortunate who cannot afford quality medical care.

 

Who can participate;
1.     Medical professionals
2.     Nursing professionals
3.     Students
4.     Non-medical volunteers
5.     Groups ( colleges, societies, friends, work colleagues)

 

 

Duties for medical volunteers;

  • – monitoring and taking vitals (blood pressure,temperature etc.)
  • – taking blood samples, blood cultures
  • – IV placements, intravenous infusions and injections
  • – administering drugs
  • – dressing wounds
  • – filling in prescriptions and give to the patient with instructions
  • – assist doctors during different procedures and treatments

 

To join a team in the Medical clinic, click here; MEDICAL VOLUNTEER

DENTAL CLINICS

BRIGHTER SMILES AND ORAL EDUCATION

Our free dental clinics provide free dental care to people in underserved communities living in poverty, who cannot afford dental care. Some of the communities we serve are in rural areas, with very few dental health providers. They lack access to oral health care, and have to travel further to see a dentist.Some of them have never seen a dentists before in their entire life, they do not have the means to afford it.These are the kind of people you will serve.

 

Our dental mission trips will give you a once in a lifetime opportunity to help provide free dental care and oral health education, while experiencing a different culture. We would love to have you join us on a mission trip to provide free dental services and oral health education to needy communities, schools and children homes.

 

If you are a dentist, hygienist, or dental assistant and would love to make bring a smile to a less fortunate person, we would love to have you on our next dental mission team. Join us today to provide free dental care to underserved communities.

 

No prior dental experience is required, as there is plenty of work to be done in each dental mission clinic.  We encourage all volunteers to join our team, regardless of their background, race, beliefs and profession.

 

Who can participate;
1.     Dentists
2.     Dental assistants & Hygienists
3.     Dental/ Pre-dental students
4.     Non-dental volunteers
5.     Groups ( schools, family, friends, work colleagues)

 

 

Duties;

1. Oral Examinations

2. Extractions

3. Cleanings

4. Provide dental restorations and sealants

5. Fluoride treatments

6. Oral health and hygiene education

 

 

To join a team in the dental clinic, click here; DENTAL VOLUNTEER

EYE CARE CLINICS

LET THERE BE SIGHT!

Access to eye care is extremely limited in developing countries,and remains one of the most crucial needs. School going children with easily correctable problems like near and distance vision continue to suffer, and their parents cannot afford basic eye exams and eyewear. Participating in learning and extra curricular activities is a challenge if their vision does not function properly.

 

Azma International partners with local eye care professionals to provide eye care to underserved people in the remote villages and towns in Kenya, Peru and Guatemala. We take our eye clinics to schools, children homes, local clinics and community centers.

 

We provide free eye exams, glasses, eye drops, medicines and health education among other vision correction services. We also teach eye health and common eye diseases in local communities during our mission clinics.

 

Who can participate;
1.    Eye care professionals
2.    Students in Optometry & pre- Optometry
3.    Faculty led groups
4.    Family volunteer groups
5.    Non-professional volunteers

 

Duties for Eye care professional volunteers

1. Basic screenings exams

2. Eyewear distribution

3. Testing and recording visual acuity

4. Provide basic eye care instructions

5. Dispensing eye drops and other medications

6. Health Education

 

To join a team in the Eye care clinic, click here; EYE CARE VOLUNTEER

 

NON-MEDICAL VOLUNTEER

BE A GENERAL VOLUNTEER!

 

You can also go on a mission trip as a non-medical volunteer. Non-medical volunteers play a vital role in the smooth running of all the clinics during mission trips. We have duties for you, whether it’s in the medical, dental or eye care clinic.

 

Duties for non-medical volunteers include

1. Clinic setup

2. Intake and registrations of patients

3. Translators, if you are fluent in the local language

4. Distributing donations

4. Assist in pharmacy, counting and distributing medicines

5. Crowd control, to maintain order in large crowds

6. Health Education

 

To join a team as a non-medical volunteer and work any role needed most, click here; NON-MEDICAL VOLUNTEER

Start your journey now!

 

Reserve your spot today!