International Volunteer Opportunities Details

Details for Indian Himalayas, India

October 22 - November 4

Unite For Sight's volunteer team will work with Dr. Salil Kumar of Simla Sanitarium and Hospital. The team will trek to the Himalayas from Shimla and provide a 1-week remote surgical eye camp sponsored by Unite For Sight. Volunteers will participate in all aspects of the camp, including screening visual acuity, observing cataract surgery, distributing eyeglasses prescribed by Dr. Kumar, and testing postoperative visual acuity.

Accommodation will be provided in dormitories for free, and food usually costs $100 for 1 week, including eating out.

A Power Point Presentation created by Dr. Salil about a previous program by Simla Sanitarium & Hospital and Unite For Sight

A picture of Keith TauroVolunteer Quote