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Speech Therapy | Volunteers

ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT SPEECH PATHOLOGY AND GLOBAL MISSIONS?

Hope Speaks Provides an Opportunity for You to Do Both

  • Must be at least a junior in college
  • Time Commitment: minimum three weeks

 

Orientation & Training

  • Regular Intern Work – assisting in day-to-day program needs

 

Community Education & Outreach

  • Patient Evaluations and treatment (based on level of training and clinical experience)
  • Community outreach and education
  • Required training prior to arriving in Uganda to perform evaluations
  • Observation hours available
  • Post trip ambassador
  • Time Commitment: minimum three weeks

 

Orientation & Training

  • Regular Intern Work – assisting in day-to-day program needs

 

Community Education & Outreach

  • Patient evaluations and treatment (based on level of training and clinical experience)
  • Community outreach and education
  • Observation and clinical hours available
  • SLPA practice
  • Evaluations and treatment are supervised by an ASHA certified clinician as per ASHA requirements for supervision
  • Limited CFY offered annually
  • Post trip ambassador
  • Must hold ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence
  • Time Commitment – minimum 10 days to allow for orientation and cultural readiness
  • Patient evaluations & treatment, train staff and caregivers, supervise intern evaluations and treatment, community education and outreach

Even if you aren’t working in the field of speech pathology, we’d love to introduce you to our ministry.

Please send an email to info@joinhopespeaks.org and share your passion for ministry and how you’d like to serve with Hope Speaks.

(Subscribe to our newsletter where we post service needs, etc.) Let us know if you are exploring a possible career in speech pathology.

 

2020 Summer Trip Dates

  • May 15–June 5, 2020
  • June 6–27, 2020
  • July 3–24, 2020
  • July 31–August 21, 2020

Trip Cost Includes: airfare, lodging with 24/7 security, 2 meals a day, transportation, insurance, WIFI, laundry, a donation to Hope Speaks programming, and processing fees

If you are interested in serving with Hope Speaks, please email our volunteer coordinator, Deb Bratt, at deb@joinhopespeaks.org to learn more about the cost details, deadlines, and other options, if these dates do not work for you. She will be happy to work with you to make this opportunity happen for you.

Fundraising available. 

Become a Volunteer

Serve with Hope Speaks by becoming a volunteer. Download our application to get started.