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


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  • A New Year’s Greeting

2015 is here, full of promise and opportunity! We look back on 2014 with gratitude for what God has done in and through EMAS Canada. Our Vision: “Christ-centered healthcare teams proclaiming God’s love to all the world through healing and teaching”, drives our Mission: “to heal, teach and serve those in need in a Christ-like manner.” God has been faithful to us since 1948. We are confident that He will continue to use us for decades to come.

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  • Applicants needed to go to Russia, Malawi and Philippines

EMAS Canada’s partner organization Agape Unlimited, a Christian medical charity serving in countries of the former Soviet Union is in urgent need of a medical doctor or nurse practitioner for their February 7–22, 2015 mission. Contact Dr. Bill Etzkorn at bille@mcagape.com EMAS Canada is in the process of recruiting physicians and dentists for Kaseye Mission […]

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  • Reflections of a First-timer

The EMAS Guangdong team went on its thirteenth mission in fall, 2014 to southern China. The team of fifteen, a mix of veterans and new members like myself, was made up of physicians, dentists, optometrists, pharmacists, engineers and accountants. We were also joined by several local volunteers from our partner Hope Clinic in Macau.

Despite the unexpected delay for several team members, everyone arrived in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou safely.

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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