Haiti Mission Trip: July 2017
Jul 17, 2017 – Jul 23, 2017
Join HPUMC’s longest global partnership by serving alongside medical professionals to provide basic medical and dental care to our neighbors in Haiti. This will be our 41st year to work with our brothers and sisters from the Evangelical Methodist Church of Haiti.
Trip Leader: Susan Brooks & Caroline Hazlett
Open to: Adults, age 21 and older
NON-MEDICAL TEAM MEMBERS ARE ALWAYS NEEDED!
Cost: $1200 + airfare (estimated $800)
Type of work: Participants will be in a medical environment assisting with the eye clinic or in the surgery center. Specific jobs include:
- Ophthalmic Techs
- Scrub Techs
- Medical Assistants
- Allied Health Professionals
Lodging: Participants will stay in the guest house operated by the local church in dorm-style rooms with AC and running water (although it is prone to go out)
Risks: Malaria, Cholera, Typhoid, Zika, US Government Travel Warning
Passport required: yes
Visa required: no
Vaccinations/Medications: Malaria medication, Hepatitis A/B, Typhoid, HIV/AIDS Prophylaxis (for surgery volunteers only)
*all travelers are required to be up-to-date on routine vaccinations
Financial Aid: To learn more and apply for a need-based scholarship, fill out this application.
For more information contact Lisa Stewart, , 214.523.2232.