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Cooperative Orthotic and Prosthetic Enterprise



Contact

Cody McDonald
P.O. Box 6652
Khouvieng Rd.
Vientiane 00000
Laos


Bounlanh Phayboun, Director
www.copelaos.org
P.O. Box 6652
Khouvieng Rd.
Vientiane 000000
Laos


Type of Organization

Non-profit


Service Areas

Regions: Asia
Countries: Laos PDR
Specific cities, regions, or groups of people: All patients with physical disabilities in Lao PDR.
Age Group: Adults, Children
Fees Charged: Sometimes


Services Provided

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, Medical / Surgical Care, Rehabilitation / Training
There is a facility/physical building for patient care at the specified location.


Needs

Financial Assistance

Volunteers: Prosthetists, Orthotists, Physicians, Therapists

Materials, Components, and Equipment: New, Equipment


General Background Information

Historical Information
Founded in 1997 by POWER International
Total volunteers to date: 50+
Annual average volunteer participation: 5-10
Total recipients of care to date: 25000
Annual average recipients of care: 2000


Financial Information
Organization does NOT provide funding for volunteers.
Volunteer needs to raise individual funds for all expenses.
Currently and Historically, the organization's funding and contributions have come from:
        Individuals: 10%
        Other: 90%


Mission Statement
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.


Additional Information & Comments

We currently have a need for volunteers with skills in the following areas:

Surgery (Club Foot)
Physiotherapy
Occupational Therapy
Prosthetic & Orthotic
Information Technology
Graphic Design
Administration and Finance



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