Meet our 2015 medical mission team

Our dedicated packing team

Our dedicated packing team

A team of doctors and nurses from Worldwide Healing Hands is packed and ready to embark on its mission to Haiti later this week. The group will conduct important cervical cancer screenings and train Haitian doctors, midwives and staff in the screening and treatment methods. The latest mission follows Worldwide Healing Hands’ outreach on Thanksgiving Day when Dr. Paula Dhanda and Dr. Arthur (more…)

Get CASH BACK on your purchases!

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We are pleased to announce a new program available for you as a valued supporter of Worldwide Healing Hands. This program allows you to book travel and shop online — the same things you are doing anyway — while earning CASH BACK on every purchase. For every purchase you make, Worldwide Healing Hands benefits as well. (more…)

The Untold Tragedy of the Ebola Virus

IMG_2480While the number of deaths due to Ebola and the emerging closer-to-home cases are the focus of daily news accounts, very little is being said about the toll on health care and number of deaths resulting indirectly.

The recent Ebola outbreak (more…)

Knit Wits and Stitch & Give Knitters


Thank you to the Knit Wits and the Stitch & Give Knitters for all these beautiful hand knit hats. They will keep our babies and children warm. The children had great fun choosing their “special” hat!

Our special thanks to Sue Wilson, Claire Burkhead, Jan Wilson, Bev Bresso and Suzi DeFrancisci. (more…)

Meet our Nepali Partners

Dr. Chunu & Dr. Asha

Dr. Chunmila & Dr. Asha

Dr Asha Jha & Dr. Chunmila Maharjan
Obstetrician / Gynecologists
We “are very grateful to work with you in Ilam Camp. It was a wonderful experience working with you both in surgical and clinical cases. You and your whole team were very helpful.” We were “Grateful to work with you in surgery. We learned lots of new techniques in Surgery. You also gave us a chance to do Surgery (more…)

Nepal Mission Volunteer Team 2013

©nathandehart-silentimages-nepal2013-7480We have a wonderful and dedicated team of volunteer medical professionals lined up for our second mission to Nepal. We look forward to working side by side with the Nepali physicians, midwives and staff. Our goal is to share our skills in this remote area of Eastern Nepal so that our work is sustainable. (more…)

The Edge of Joy

Screen Shot 2014-09-04 at 10.45.20 PMThis is an excerpt from the documentary film The Edge of Joy by filmmaker Dawn Shapiro. The film examines maternal mortality at the Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital in the Kano region of Nigeria. It is one of the busiest maternity centers in all of West Africa. But, as the documentary shows, it’s still woefully (more…)