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New Hope Rehabilitation Foundation


Ronald Sluyter
7446 Ledgewood Drive
Fenton, Michigan 48430
United States

810-714-2003 (Phone)
810-714-2003 (Fax)

Ronald Daewook Hong, Director
34 Marigold
Irvine, California 92614
United States

949-733-1705 (Phone)

Type of Organization

ID: 330894010
Type: 501C-3

Service Areas

Regions: Asia
Countries: Uzbekistan
Specific cities, regions, or groups of people: Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Age Group: Adults, Children
Fees Charged: No

Services Provided

Prosthetic Fitting, Orthotic Fitting, Medical Equipment / Supplies, Education, Prosthetic Fabrication, Orthotic Fabrication, 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, Therapists, Other: Teachers of orthotics and prosthetics

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

General Background Information

Historical Information
Founded in 1994 by Ronald Daewook Hong
Total volunteers to date: 15
Annual average volunteer participation: 2
Total recipients of care to date: 900
Annual average recipients of care: 50

Financial Information
Organization provides partial funding for volunteers.
Volunteer does NOT need to raise individual funds for all expenses.
Currently and Historically, the organization's funding and contributions have come from:
        Business: 10%
        Government: 0%
        Individuals: 30%
        Personal: 30%
        Other: 30%

Mission Statement
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.

Additional Information & Comments

New Hope is training local Uzbeks in the manufacture and fitting of O&P devices. They need O&P professionals from the U.S and Canada to go to Tashkent for short or long term stays to help with the training. Room and board would be provided. New Hope also provides free English and Korean language and computer classes to disabled patients.

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