Feed the doctors, buy medicine and give us the confidence to keep working!
Treat people and be part of a multicultural team!
Everyone knows that a quarantine is the best way to prevent the virus from spreading. Nevertheless, there are patients with serious diseases that must be treated regardless of the quarantine, otherwise they risk dying before the epidemic even reaches them.
Guatemala has closed its borders to foreigners. This means there aren't new volunteers joining the project and no one is able to bring new medicines.
Take care of patients and doctors!
The clinic provides healthcare services in the highland region to a population of over 25000 people. We provide treatment every day without exception, as well as educational lectures, and prophylactic measures to prevent diseases in children and adults.
In a chain of villages located on a mountain ridge away from big cities, we do everything to make sure patients receive treatment in time. We treat and transport patients in emergency circumstances, provide consultation to children and adults, and follow pregnancies and chronic conditions.
We built our clinic in the middle of nowhere; a place with no roads, no electricity and no running water. So we had to build it all from scratch.
Gain new professional knowledge and work with a diverse, international team.
We’ve experienced many different challenges: shortages of medicine, volunteers eating expired food, only cold showers.
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