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Orthotics, Prosthetics & Rehabilitation Humanitarian Database

Search the O&P/Rehab Humanitarian Database below for detailed information about humanitarian organizations serving the worldwide O&P/Rehab community. Contact us to include your organization.
Organizations listed in this database are encouraged to sign on to the ISPO Code of Conduct.


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    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

A Leg To Stand On 

Mission:

A Leg To Stand On (“ALTSO”) is a non-profit organization providing free orthopedic care – including prosthetic limbs, orthotic devices, mobility aids, corrective surgery and rehabilitative care – to children in the developing world. Our mission is to offer children who have lost their limbs in traumatic accidents or suffer from congenital disabilities the physical capabilities to access the opportunities and self-esteem earned through education, work and mobility.

Countries Served:

Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Colombia, Ecuador, India, Indonesia, Nepal, Pakistan, Somalia

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.altso.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Actions for Disabilities Awareness, Preventions & Treatments , Pakistan 

Mission:

ADAPT Pakistan takes disability awareness as its basis and promotion of prevention and treatments as its focus. We aim to work in partnership with government and local, national, international organizations by raising awareness among the society for the disabled people and by providing services for their rehabilitation and assimilation.

Countries Served:

Pakistan

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Education, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.adaptpak.tk

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

AFRICAN PROGRESS FOUNDATION 

Mission:

African progress foundation (APF) is helping many thousands of youths and adults gain knowledge and life skill that protect them from HIV/AIDS infections: We need you as our corporate partner to enhance the well being of the DESTITUTES, ORPHANS, REFUGEES and HIV/AIDS. Give someone a chance today.

Countries Served:

IVORY COAST, GHANA, LIBERIA, CHAD, SOUTH AFRICA, CAIRO , NIGERIA, TOGO ETc

Services Provided:

Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Funding, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

AmeriCares 

Countries Served:

TANZANIA,EAST AFRICA, KOSOVO, ALBANIA, ARMENIA, BOSNIA, CROATIA, USA, RAWANDA, SOUTH AFRICA

Services Provided:

Medical Equipment / Supplies, Funding, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance

www.americares.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Amputee Club of South Africa 

Mission:

The Amputee Club, throughs its Patrons, Trustees, Associates and Agents, will provide essential support functions for the benefit of all amputees, their families and their communities.

Countries Served:

South Africa, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Lesotho, Swaziland

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Education, Funding, Prosthetic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Amputee Resource Foundation of America, Inc. 

Mission:

It is our mission to disseminate timely and useful information, to perform charitable services, and to conduct research to enhance productivity and quality of life for amputees in America.

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Education

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.amputeeresource.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Barr Foundation, The 

Mission:

To reach out to people who have experienced limb loss, who lack finacial resources and do not qualify for any other funding assistance, and to provide those individuals with assistance in obtaining appropriate and qualified prosthetic fitting and rehabilitation to live productive and active lives with dignity.

Countries Served:

United States, Sierra Leone, Bosnia, Phillipines, Guyana, Mexico, Nicaragua, Honduras, Cuba,Columbia,Ecuador,Gautemala

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Education, Funding, Prosthetic Fabrication

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

This organization has endorsed the ISPO Code of Conduct for International Non-Governmental Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Mobility Assistance.

www.oandp.com/barr

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Basra, Iraq Prosthetics Project, a Rotary International project 

Mission:

To provide training and prosthetic medical supplies to the Iraqi Ministry Health Doctors and Prosthetists at the Basra, Iraq clinic. The training venue is at the King Hussein Society in Amman, Jordan. We are also conducting a limb drive to ship used components to Iraq.

Countries Served:

Iraq and Jordan

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.rotary7620.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Bawku Orthopaedic/Physiotherapy Project 

Mission:

Provide accessible, affordable and quality Orthopaedic/physiotherapy services to the vulnerable population of Northern Ghana.

Countries Served:

Ghana

Services Provided:

Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Center for International Rehabilitation 

Mission:

The Center for International Rehabilitation (CIR) is a Chicago-based not-for-profit organization that develops research, education and advocacy programs to assist people with disabilities worldwide in achieving their full potential.

Countries Served:

The Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center (RERC) and E-learning department serve El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, Afghanistan, Tanzania, and India. The International Disability Rights Monitor (IDRM) has produced regional reports covering all countries within Asia and the Americas.

Services Provided:

Education, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.cirnetwork.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Central American Medical Outreach, Inc. 

Mission:

CAMO is a non-denominational Christian organization providing medical equipment, community service, supplies and training to the impoverished regions of Central America. It is the vision of CAMO to be a leader in providing and integrating safe medical equipment, related medical education and volunteer trainers in Central America. We work in partnership with our developing country counterparts to identify and implement all programs. The quality and commitment of our volunteers and services is recognizd as the best avavailable. Read More

Countries Served:

Honduras

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Funding, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.camo.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Centro de Miembros Artificiales 

Mission:

To make and provide the best quality prosthetic to all low income Bolivian amputees.

Countries Served:

Bolivia

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Prosthetic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

This organization has endorsed the ISPO Code of Conduct for International Non-Governmental Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Mobility Assistance.

www.rotaryboliviaprosthetics.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Children of the Americas 

Mission:

Children of the Americas, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to providing medical and surgical services to indigent children and their families in rural Guatemala. Since 1987 the corporation has identified medical needs of patients through volunteer medical/surgical mission teams and by referrals from other agencies. The teams of volunteer staff provide medical, dental and surgical services on-site in Central America within the realm of our expertise. We network with Guatemalan hospital administrators and physicians to share medical/surgical knowledge between cultures. Read More

Countries Served:

Guatemala

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Funding, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.childrenoftheamericas.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Cooperative Orthotic and Prosthetic Enterprise 

Mission:

COPE provides prostheses and mobility devices for people who require them, free of charge if they cannot afford to pay for them. COPE supplies information to people about the types of services available. COPE supports the development of a multidisciplinary rehabilitation program that includes physiotherapy and occupational therapy. COPE works to develop strategies to ensure that services are sustainable in the long term and always available.

Countries Served:

Laos PDR

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.copelaos.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Florida O&P Outreach Team 

Mission:

The FOOT Foundation – Florida O&P Outreach Team was formed to provide orthotic and prosthetic services to children and adults of impoverished countries. The foundation is also committed to giving back to the local community and will pick one charity yearly that resides in the State of Florida and offer assistance. The foundation is also committed to increasing awareness about Mitochondrial Disease. The FOOT Foundation will not represent any private or public business or any institution. Florida O&P Outreach Team: Improving lives one person at a time. Read More

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Materials, Components, and Equipment

This organization has endorsed the ISPO Code of Conduct for International Non-Governmental Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Mobility Assistance.

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Fundacion Futuro 

Mission:

Los Objetivos de Fundación Futuro, es la promoción integral de las personas con discapacidad y eliminación de toda forma de discriminación mediante: a)La concientización y organización de las organizaciones de y para las personas con discapacidad de fuerzas armadas. b)La capacitación laboral y profesional de las personas con discapacidad en fuerzas armadas. c)Financiamiento de actividades que permitan transformar las condiciones de vida de las personas con discapacidad de Fuerza Armadas. d)Equiparación de oportunidades en todos los ámbitos de la sociedad ecuatoriana. Read More

Countries Served:

ECUADOR

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Fundacion Futuro 

Mission:

CONSEGUIR EL TERRENO, CONSTRUIR EDIFICACION, INSTALAR AREAS DE : CAPACITACION, REHABILITACION, RECREACION Y EL TALLER O FABRICA DE ORTESIS Y PROTESIS.

Countries Served:

ECUADOR

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Education, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

FUNDACION HERMANO MIGUEL 

Mission:

L a Fundación Hermano Miguel es una organización no gubernamental sin fines de lucro que brinda atención médica a la comunidad y rehabilitación integral a las personas con alguna deficiencia o discapacidad física o funcional, a través de la dotación de servicios médicos, terapéuticos y la implementación de ayudas técnicas conocidas como órtesis, prótesis y ayudas de movilidad. Tiene cobertura nacional ya que recibe a pacientes de todo el país en su Centro de Atención Integral y Desarrollo –CAID- ubicado en la ciudad de Quito y construido bajo parámetros y normas de accesibilidad. Read More

Countries Served:

Ecuador

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.fhmecuador.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Fundación Prótesis Para la Vida (Prosthetics for Life Foundation) 

Mission:

Prótesis Para la Vida's mission is to provide Ecuadoran patients with optimal and compassionate prosthetic (artifical limbs) and orthotic (braces) care. Purpose: Fundación Prótesis Para la Vida's purpose is twofold: 1) provide access to patients who need prosthetic and orthotic devices; 2) through teaching and awareness increase the numbers of practicing orthotic and prosthetic clinicians in the country.

Countries Served:

Ecuador

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

This organization has endorsed the ISPO Code of Conduct for International Non-Governmental Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Mobility Assistance.

www.prostheticsforlife.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Gabkulfoundation 

Mission:

Is to enable, educate and empower the physically challenged , primarily children. To improve the lives of children and young people by providing for social, sanitary and economic needs , and to offer them the promise of the future and provide them an alternative to life on the streets

Countries Served:

Congo RDC, Gabon and Angola

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance

www.gabkulfoundation.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

GENNOM 

Mission:

The fund helps children's homes, shelters for the homeless, to invalids.

Countries Served:

LATVIA

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Education, Funding, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Georgian Foundation for Prosthetic Orthopaedic Rehabilitation 

Mission:

The Georgian Foundation for Prosthetic Orthopaedic Rehabilitation (GEFPOR) aims to ensure that all disabled people in Georgia have access to appropriate, quality and sustainable physical rehabilitation services without any discrimination.

Countries Served:

Georgia

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Materials, Components, and Equipment

This organization has endorsed the ISPO Code of Conduct for International Non-Governmental Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Mobility Assistance.

http://www.gefpor.ge

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Great Lakes Rehabilitation Center 

Mission:

Implant and make operational the Great Lakes Rehabilitation center in Uganda and the great Lakes Region. Restore the diginty of people with movement disability in this subregion by: provision of affordable and adoptable mobilty devises(artificial limbs and braces) and thus anabling their reintergration into society, anabling their economic independance and anabling their contribution to national progress and economic development.

Countries Served:

Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo, Southern Sudan.

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Haitian Timoun Foundation/Team Ange 

Mission:

To create a future of hope, sustainability, and dignity for the children of Haiti.

Countries Served:

Haiti

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

This organization has endorsed the ISPO Code of Conduct for International Non-Governmental Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Mobility Assistance.

www.hopeinhaiti.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Healing Hands for Haiti International Foundation, Inc. 

Mission:

Healing Hands For Haiti International Foundation, Inc Our Mission We are dedicated to fostering the expansion and quality of rehabilitation services for the benefit of physically disabled adults and children in Haiti. We operate on the principle that the best way to serve the people of Haiti is to enable them to serve themselves. Our 4 Points of Emphasis are: 1) Rehabilitation education 2) Clinical treatment 3) Disability prevention 4) Increasing public awareness of disabilities and rehabilitation in Haiti Our Vision To provide physical rehabilitation, education, and treatment to the people of Haiti. Read More

Countries Served:

Haiti

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Funding, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.healinghandsforhaiti.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

HealthWrights 

Mission:

HealthWrights is a non-profit organization committed to advancing the health, basic rights, social equality, and self-determination of disadvantaged persons and groups. We believe that health for all people is only possible in a global society where the guiding principles are sharing, mutual assistance, and respect for cultural and individual differences.

Countries Served:

Healthwrights is based in Palo Alto, California but is involved with projects internationally.

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

http://www.healthwrights.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

International Orthopedic Rehabiliation Organization for Isolated Disabled People 

Mission:

The Mission/objectives of the International Orthopedic Rehabilitation Organization for Isolated Disabled People (IORO) is to help people with physical disability improve their quality of life by providing or arranging the provision of needed devices that will make it possible to be ambulatory, thereby gaining a level of independence and dignity. IORO for Isolated Disabled People will seek to serve less fortunate disabled with compassion and restore hope and confidence, but with respect for their natural human dignity. Read More

Countries Served:

Liberia

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Funding, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.ioro.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

ISPO INDIA 

Mission:

ISPO-INDIA is a group of Doctors, P&O Professionals and other persons interested in providing Rehabilitation Services, we are working in the rural areas of Bihar, where the number of physically challenged persons is very high. The professionals who are working in big cities, pool their resources to help very poor persons but due to limb fitted resources, we have succeeded in reaching only one percent of such population. This we have achieved by receiving occassional grants from Govt. of India under ADIP schemes, Rotary and other simmillar voluntary organisation. Read More

Countries Served:

INDIA planning to involve with neighbouring countries also

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Funding, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.ispo.ws

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

John Craig 

Countries Served:

Central America, South East Asia, India, Africa-Sierra Leone, Angola, Tanzania, Uganda, Guatemala, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Columbia, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

LIFE Orthopedic 

Mission:

WE PROVIDE ARTIFICIAL LIMBS,FRACTURE BRACES,ASSISTIVE SUPPORTS TO SPINAL CORD INJURY PATIENTS,,,SO THAT THEY CAN START THERE NEW LIFE OPTIMISTICALLY AND CONSTRUCTIVELY,HONOURABLY,INDEPENDENTLY,,,,BECAUSE IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES,,,,IF ANYONE REALLY WANT TO SEE THE MISERABLE CONDITION OF HUMANBEINGS,,,,JUST HAVE A LOOK ON PHYSICALLY AND MENTALLY RETARDED COMMUNITY,,,WE,,MY HUSBAND AND I,,HAVE DECIDE TO PLAY OUR ROLE,,TO REALIZE PRACTICALLY,, TO THE PHYSICALLY AND MENTALLY CHALLENGED COMMUNITY. WHEN THE EARTHQUAKE HITTED THE NORTHERN AREAS,,,THERE ARE THOUSANDS OF CHILDREN WHO WERE AT THEIR SCHOOLS AT THAT TIME AND THOUSANDS OF WOMEN ,,WHO WERE AT THEIR HOMES,,THE MAJORITY HAS LOST THEIR LIVES AND REMAINNING SURVIVED BUT WITH INCOMPLETE PHYSICAL BODY,AND UNLUCKILY THE MAJORITY BELONGS TO THE VERY POOR FAMILIES,,,SOME HAS LOST LEGS,,SOME ARMS,,SOME HAS BECAME PARALYSED DUE TO SPINAL CORD INJURY,,AND EVEN AFTER THE 6 MONTHS OF THIS DISASTER,,,,PEOPLE ARE SUFFERING THE SAME HOPELESS LIFE,,,WHAT WE ARE DOING ,,,TRYING OUR BEST TO GIVE THEM NEW INDEPENDENT,SOCIAL,, LIVES,BY THE GRACE OF GOD,,,WE PRAY TO GOD,,,JUST HELP US TO CONTINUE IT,,,AMIN

Countries Served:

PAKISTAN

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers

http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/lifeorthopedic/

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Limbloss Foundation Pakistan 

Mission:

• To establish the Most Modern Rehabilitation center of South Asian region in the vicinity of Karachi on the lines of developed countries to provide every moral and physical support to the amputees and other patients. • To provide Modular Artificial Limbs (arms &legs) of international quality to the limbless persons all over Pakistan on No Profit No Loss basis while totally Free of Cost to the poor through Zakaat Fund (Special Islamic fund for the poor). • To establish Research and Development center to make the manufacturing of Modular limbs possible in Pakistan on the lowest possible charges to cater the local as well as Regional requirement. Read More

Countries Served:

Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladash

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers

www.limbloss.org.pk

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Limbs for Life Foundation 

Mission:

Limbs for Life is a global nonprofit organization dedicated to providing fully functional prosthetic care for individuals who cannot otherwise afford it and raising awareness of the challenges facing amputees.

Countries Served:

Ecuador, Guatemala, Haiti, Mexico, Panama, Philippines, Dominican Republic, Africa

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

This organization has endorsed the ISPO Code of Conduct for International Non-Governmental Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Mobility Assistance.

www.limbsforlife.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

LIMBS International 

Mission:

The mission of LIMBS is to empower local prosthetic clinics in the developing world to manufacture highly functional, low-cost prosthetic components for their patients, using regionally obtainable materials and simple tools. These components will enable amputees a new chance at an active lifestyle and the renewed opportunity to become productive members of society. We work with local clinics around the world, teaching them the manufacturing, repair, and fitting of the M1 Knee as part of a full prosthetic solution. Read More

Countries Served:

Kenya, Senegal, India, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Domnican Republic

Services Provided:

Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers

This organization has endorsed the ISPO Code of Conduct for International Non-Governmental Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Mobility Assistance.

www.limbsinternational.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Mercy Ships New Steps 

Mission:

To serve people with disabilities and their communities, holistically

Countries Served:

Sierra Leone, Africa

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Funding, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.mercyships.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Michigan Society To Advance Rehabilitation 

Mission:

To provide amputees with the ability to live a productive life regardless of their limb loss.

Countries Served:

USA, Mexico, Chile, Brazil, other Central and South American countries

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.m-star.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Mobility Outreach International 

Mission:

MOi seeks to ensure that children and adults with limb loss or limb deformities in developing countries have access to high-quality orthopedic and physical rehabilitation services, so that they can enjoy lifelong mobility. To this end, we work to strengthen the local capacity of developing countries to provide prosthetic care, orthopedic surgeries and the treatment of children with clubfoot through hands-on teaching and training. This includes assisting developing countries with the in-country fabrication of prosthetic and orthotic components (artificial feet, knee joints, shoe braces, etc. Read More

Countries Served:

Vietnam, Bangladesh, Sierra Leone, and Haiti

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Funding, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

This organization has endorsed the ISPO Code of Conduct for International Non-Governmental Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Mobility Assistance.

www.mobilityoi.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

National Authority for Prosthetics and Orthotics (Sudan) 

Countries Served:

Sudan

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

New Hope Rehabilitation Foundation 

Mission:

New Hope is a non-profit, non government organization that has a complete, modern facility in Tashkent, Uzbekistan for making O&P devices and providing follow-up physical therapy. It provides these services free of charge to the disabled people of Uzbekistan. New Hope depends on contributions of O&P components and financial assistance to continue its work.

Countries Served:

Uzbekistan

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Orthotic & Prosthetic Assistance Fund 

Mission:

The Orthotic and Prosthetic Assistance Fund (OPAF) is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) public charity and the official philanthropy of the U.S. orthotics and prosthetics (O&P) community. Established and incorporated in January 1995 by the Orthotics and Prosthetics National Office and dedicated initially to providing financial and in-kind support to the 1996 Paralympics, OPAF now generates its own initiatives through partnerships with individuals, organizations, and facilities to promote adaptive sports clinics and events. Read More

Countries Served:

United States

Services Provided:

Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers

http://www.opfund.org/

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Physical Rehabilitation & Training Centre (PRTC) Pakistan 

Countries Served:

Pakistan

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.prtcpakistan.com

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Physicians for Peace 

Mission:

Physicians for Peace transforms lives through training, supporting and empowering healthcare professionals working with the worlds underserved populations.

Countries Served:

Turkey, Dominican Republic, Jordan, Iraq, Guatemala, Haiti, Philippines

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

This organization has endorsed the ISPO Code of Conduct for International Non-Governmental Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Mobility Assistance.

www.physiciansforpeace.org

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

POCO a POCO Service Society 

Mission:

Our goal is to provide a variety of quality medical, surgical, paramedical, and dental care for children and some adults, regardless of race, religion, or political affiliation, who could not otherwise afford treatment they need. We also work towards enhancing the capabilities of professionals in the countries in which we work. We encourage Canadians to become involved in service projects both at home and abroad.

Countries Served:

Guatemala, El Salvador, Phillipines

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Funding, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

    View the organization fact sheet for more detailed information.    

Program of Rehabilitation Organized by Disabled Youth of Western Mexico 

Mission:

PROJIMO is a community based rehabilitation and education program run for and by the disabled people of Western Mexico. The program fosters ability, increases opportunity, and enhances community integration of disabled persons by providing assistive devices, job skills, emotional support, and an example of empowerment.

Countries Served:

Mexico

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.projimo.org.mx

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Prosthetics for Ecuador 

Countries Served:

Ecuador

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

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Prosthetika 

Mission:

Our mission is to help improve the lives of physically disabled people who require artificial limbs and orthopedic braces.

Countries Served:

Haiti, Bolivia, Mexico

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

This organization has endorsed the ISPO Code of Conduct for International Non-Governmental Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Mobility Assistance.

www.prosthetika.org

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Range of Motion Project, NFP 

Mission:

Our mission is to provide no-cost prosthetic limbs and orthotic devices to those who cannot afford, or do not have access to these services. We recently completed construction of a fully functional laboratory in Zacapa, Guatemala and have begun treating this very needy population. We are always looking for volunteers and donations of rehabilitation materials including used prosthetic and orthotic devices.

Countries Served:

Guatemala

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Funding, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

This organization has endorsed the ISPO Code of Conduct for International Non-Governmental Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Mobility Assistance.

www.rompglobal.org

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Rural Education and Welfare Society 

Mission:

WE are fortunate to have a team of dedicated persons who have real missionary zeal for social work and helping the poor in respect of healthcare, education and housing. We have been holding awareness camps for AIDS, hepetitis, maternitycare etc. The Govt. also provides us some financial help in providing tricycles, artificial limbs, crutches, and whatever other needs of physically handicapped. Much more needs to be done and whatever we and others are doing is a drop in the ocean. Funds are badly needed to attend to the problems. Read More

Countries Served:

India

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance

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Rural Friends Association 

Mission:

To promote the disable persons in our society. To trained tham by giving tham vocational trainnig so that they depend or leave on their own.

Countries Served:

GHANA

Services Provided:

Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers

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Shriners Hospitals for Children - Los Angeles 

Mission:

Shriners Hospitals for Children - Los Angeles is dedicated to providing personalized, developmentally appropirate care for children with Orthopaedic and Burn Reconstruction needs free of charge regardless of race, sex, creed or naitonal origin. Our staff is committed to assisting patients within the context of their family and community; achieve self-reliance and personal growth while being actively engaged as "Healthcare Leaders", in providing education and research within our community. We honor diversity, encourage open discussion and respect the parent and child's right to participate in the planning of their care. Read More

Countries Served:

Primary region is Southern California, Southern Nevada, Arizona & New Mexico. In addition Northern Mexico and work with 17 countries around the world. Children are referred to us for treatment through various organizations from around the world with specific areas in Russia, Lithauania, Middle Eastern countries of Turkey, Egypt, Pakistan, Africa and Iran. From the Far East Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Phillipines, Korea and China.

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.shrinershq.org

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Sonrie Ministries 

Mission:

Sonrie Ministries, Inc. is committed to providing prosthetic care for amputees in Central America and the Caribbean. Our goal is to restore independence and mobility through artificial limbs, to improve self-image, self sufficiency, marketability, economic stability, and overall quality of life.

Countries Served:

Orange Walk, Belize, Central America

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Funding, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

This organization has endorsed the ISPO Code of Conduct for International Non-Governmental Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Mobility Assistance.

www.sonrieministries.org

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The African Physical Handicapped Initiative Development 

Mission:

Our mission is to be the voice of people with disabilities, helping them achieve full participation and equal status in the society through independent living.

Countries Served:

D. R. Congo / R. Congo

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Education, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

http://www.taphid.org/

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The Charitable Limb 

Mission:

The Charitable Limb (TCL) is a very small organization whose sole goal is helping the needy with O&P requirements. The main field of operations has been in Syria. Before the conflict began, TCL conducted an annual clinic at the largest public hospital in Damascus, the Muassat hospital. During the five week clinic, prospective patients were evaluated and treated while hospital staff were also trained in protocols of amputee treatment from OR to final delivery of a prosthetic device. This included gate training and alignment analysis. Read More

Countries Served:

Syria

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Materials, Components, and Equipment

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World Rehabilitation Fund 

Mission:

Founded in 1955, the World Rehabilitation Fund is the pioneer organization devoted to the development and implementation of rehabilitation programs for people with disabilities throughout the world. Our mission is to enable people with disabilities in developing and war torn countries to achieve community and social integration through medical, physical, and socio-economic rehabilitation programs. WRF believes that all people, regardless of disability, have the right to participate fully in their communities, to attain education and viable employment. Read More

Countries Served:

World wherever needed

Services Provided:

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Funding, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.worldrehabfund.org

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World Vision Inc. 

Mission:

To call people to a life-changing commitment to serve the poor in the name of Christ.

Countries Served:

Worldwide

Services Provided:

Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Funding, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training

Needs:

Financial Assistance, Volunteers, Materials, Components, and Equipment

www.worldvision.org

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