Organization Profile

Vets With A Mission

P.O. Box 202
1307 Caldwell Street
3rd Floor
Newberry, SC 29108
United States

Contact: Charles Ward, Executive Director
Telephone: 803.405.9926
Fax: 803.405.9926
Email: vetswithamission@backroads.net

Website: www.vetswithamission.org
Religious Affiliation: Christianity

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.

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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, and 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.