Organization Profile

Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children

1518 Walnut Street
Suite 1504
Philadelphia, PA 19102
United States

Contact: Director of Volunteer Programs
Telephone: 888.211.8575
Fax: 888.735.6530
Email: missions@fimrc.org

Website: www.fimrc.org
Religious Affiliation: None

Mission: To provide access to medical care for the millions of underprivileged and medically underserved children around the world.

Program Type: Other (Health Education)

Program Name: Global Health Volunteer Program

Countries/Regions Served: Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, India, Nicaragua, Peru, and Uganda

Duration: Year Round

Recruited Personnel: All ages, backgrounds, both medical and non-medical, students welcome

Language Requirements: None

Accommodations: Housing in hotel or homestay, dependent on country

Materials Needed: Children's and women's multi-vitamins, and tropical antibiotics

Program Type: Other (Community Mapping)

Program Name: Global Health Volunteer Program

Countries/Regions Served: Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, India, Nicaragua, Peru, and Uganda

Duration: Year Round

Recruited Personnel: All ages, backgrounds, both medical and non-medical, students welcome

Language Requirements: None

Accommodations: Housing in hotel or homestay, dependent on country

Materials Needed: Children's and women's multi-vitamins, and tropical antibiotics

Program Type: Delivery of Care

Program Name: Global Health Volunteer Program

Countries/Regions Served: Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, India, Nicaragua, Peru, and Uganda

Duration: Year Round

Recruited Personnel: All ages, backgrounds, both medical and non-medical, students welcome

Language Requirements: None

Accommodations: Housing in hotel or homestay, dependent on country

Materials Needed: Children's and women's multi-vitamins, and tropical antibiotics