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Mercy Ships New Steps


Von Driggs
Po Box 2020
Garden Valley, TX 75771
United States

903-939-7659 (Phone)

Mr. Ibrahim Bangura, Director
Waterloo- Masiaka Highway,
Kissy Town
Koya Rural District
Sierra Leone

232) 76 645 376 (Phone)
903-939-7109 (Fax)

Type of Organization

Type: 501C-3

Service Areas

Regions: Africa
Countries: Sierra Leone, Africa
Specific cities, regions, or groups of people: The New Steps Center is thirty minutes outside the capital city, Freetown. Mobil treks are made yearly into the provinces during the dry season.
Age Group: Adults, Children
Fees Charged: No

Services Provided

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


Financial Assistance

Volunteers: Prosthetists, Orthotists, Technicians, Physicians, Therapists, Other: gp - md

Materials, Components, and Equipment: New, Disassembled, Equipment, Used, Medical Supplies

General Background Information

Historical Information
Founded in 1978 by Don Stephens

Financial Information
Organization does NOT provide funding for volunteers.
Volunteer needs to raise individual funds for all expenses.

Mission Statement
To serve people with disabilities and their communities, holistically

Additional Information & Comments

1 year committment

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