Friends of Barnabas Foundation, Inc.

Web address:www.fobf.org
Nursing services:

The Friends of Barnabas Foundation (FOBF) sends 11 Mountain Medical Mission Teams to central Honduras each year. Teams travel from a central location to remote mountain villages to set up general health clinics. Physicians and nurses, along with translators and lay people, offer medical consultations and medicines to patients. Additionally, the clinics offer antiparasite medications and Vitamin A as well as eye glasses. Also, 3 to 4 times a year, FOBF sends surgical teams to Honduras to work in Honduran hospitals. These teams focus on cardiac, oral and maxillofacial, and neurological cases. Nurses serve as vital parts of the Mountain Medical Teams and also Surgical Teams.

Requirements:

Current nursing license. Spanish a plus, but not required.

Cost:$1,485 which includes food, lodging, airfare and insurance
Location:Honduras
Length:9 days
Faith based:Yes

Contact information

Organization email:info@fobf.org
ContactErin H. Caldwell
Emailerin@fobf.org
ContactLori Cordova
Emailloricordova@hotmail.com
AddressP.O. Box 2194, Chesterfield, Virginia, 23852, USA
Phone804-744-5624 or 804-986-9226