Where There Is No Doctor

Who we are: 
This volunteer program offers you a safe, meaningful, fun and low cost way to experience hill-tribe culture whilst doing something that counts. Working alongside Dr David, you will travel from village to village in the remote hill-tribes of two sub-districts of Chiang Rai in Northern Thailand, assisting him whilst he gives medical advice and treatment.
Type of knowledge or skills needed: 
1. Medical professionals (doctors, nurses, midwife, health social workers). 2. Teachers ( maths, languages, computer, and other subjects). 3. Social workers, carpenters, builders, and agriculturist. 4. Camera-man for making documentary film on the young doctor and the hill-tribes. 5. Fund-raisers for the poor, underprivileged and marginalized hill-tribes. 6. And people who are interested in building up a better place for the hill-tribes.
Non-cash donations: 
Medicines - please see website for details. It would also be greatly appreciated if you could donate any new or used items such as: clothes, dolls, computers, stationary and many other things that you no longer use.
Languages spoken at charity: 
Thai, English, local languages
Contact name: 
Dr David Mar Naw
Telephone number: 
0833253301 / 66833253301
Address: 
Ban Pong Na Kham, T.B. Doi Han, Chiang Rai Sub-District, Thailand
Any further information the volunteer should know?: 
Short and long-term volunteer programs can be arranged, offering participants exposure to hill-tribe life and living, as well as a once in a lifetime opportunity to make a difference among those who most need it. We repeat that we are looking only for people who are willing and are ready to give their time, energy, skill and possible donations for the good cause.

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