Physiotherapy volunteering and internship program
Art in Tanzania’s Physiotherapy volunteer internship program offers participants the opportunity to implement their knowledge and skills for development work in Africa. You gain hands-on practical experience and help to contribute to social improvement.
We support village dispensaries and larger hospitals to conduct physical therapy care for the community. You work alongside local professionals to provide much-needed assistance. In addition, yu can join sports physiotherapy at a Football Youth Academy, and work with young players to provide much-needed care for injuries, stretching, and recovery. Thereon, you advocate to the teams the importance of good nutrition, hygiene, and other public health issues.
Community and Clinical Physiotherapy
Apply your knowledge and skills to practical situations, engage with patients, and give advice and support. The clinical-based physiotherapy takes place in larger hospitals. Tanzanian medical professionals supervise your work.
You may also conduct home-based work to care for post-surgery and other social care.
Work With the Football Teams
Educate young players on physiotherapy focusing on recovery, stretching, and injuries. Advocate the importance of good nutrition, hygiene, and other public health issues.
Also, working with the top Tanzanian sports clubs assisting in caring for their players, supervised by the club physicians.