Interested in Volunteering Outside the U.S.?
Looking for a volunteer opportunity overseas? Browse more than 100 organizations offering oral health volunteer opportunities outside the U.S. at internationalvolunteer.ada.org. The site is a resource for dental professionals to learn more about what it’s like to volunteer their skills and help populations in need outside the U.S.
If you have volunteered internationally for more than 14 days in a 24 month period, you may be eligible for the Certificate for International Volunteer Service.
And if you’ll be at ADA Annual Session October 31-November 3 in New Orleans, consider attending the free CE course I Do, I Teach, I Volunteer Friday, November 1 from 9:30 a.m. -11 a.m. Course presenters will share strategies to improve oral health in underserved communities through education, training and effective sustainable programs. Remember all courses at ADA Annual Session – even free ones – are ticketed and require advance registration.
Have you volunteered your skills outside the U.S.? Share your stories in the comments.