EMAS Canada

EMAS Canada (Education, Medical Aid and Service)

healing, teaching and serving those in need in a Christ-like manner


EMAS Canada establishes long-term partnerships with local clinics and charities across the developing world


Connect with a developing community - EMAS Canada offers nearly a dozen one or two week missions trips every year


Give to a specific project or a specific region of the world or make a donation where funds are most needed at this time


The Great Canadian Giving Challenge
  • The Great Canadian Giving Challenge

June is The Great Canadian Giving Challenge month and EMAS CANADA will be participating. You can help us win $10,000! It is easy. For the entire month of June, every $1 you donate to us through www.canadahelps.org or www.givingchallenge.ca qualifies us to win $10,000. This is a National public contest to benefit any registered Canadian charity.

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China East Nov 1 - 15 2014
  • Urgent Need for RN and helper for 2015 China East Rural Team

The 2015 China East Rural Team will be going to the Yunnan Province from Nov 6-14, serving the minority tribe Christians at various churches in the mountainous areas. We are seeking a RN (Registered Nurse) and a helper to join the team. Helen Chen, a family physician from Vancouver, is the team leader. This is a small team of 5-6 people consisting of a physician, a nurse, a pharmacist, a dental hygienist and a helper (can be a non-medical person).

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  • Reflections of a Veteran Ward Nurse

The Ecuador Medical-Dental Mission (Operation Esperanza) has been going annually to Cuenca, Ecuador, for the past 18 years. Some patients show their gratitude by returning every year to help where they can, mostly by translating in the clinics and on the ward. In the following story, Patricia is one such patient. One of her hips, which was replaced 14 years ago, required a revision this year.

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In 2013, EMAS Canada sent 369 volunteers on ten short-term medical mission trips.
In 2014, EMAS Canada sent 347 participants on eleven short-term medical mission trips.


Discover eight elements of EMAS Canada's approach to short-term medical missions