The Shanti Uganda Society
Shanti Uganda improves maternal & infant health throughout East Africa using a unique collaborative care model that utilizes registered Uganda midwives as primary care providers and Traditional Birth Attendants as labour support.
What We Need
Certified Nurse Midwives (CNM)
Certified Professional Midwives (CPM)
Licensed Midwives (LM)
Lactation Consultants (LC)
Marketing, communications or social media professionals
When & Who
What we Provide
-Pre-departure logistics support and preparation
-Fundraising information and resources
-Shared accommodation at the Shanti Uganda Volunteer House
-Pick up and drop off to the airport (Entebbe International Airport)
-Support from our in-country staff throughout the volunteer placement
-A lasting and deep connection to a wonderful community
Other Ways to Help
Contact us for information about our supplies donation list.
Additional Info about Us
Founded in 2008, Shanti Uganda improves maternal & infant health throughout East Africa using a unique collaborative care model that utilizes registered Uganda midwives as primary care providers and Traditional Birth Attendants as labour support.
The Shanti Uganda Birth House is a solar powered maternity center on one acre of land in the Luweero District of Uganda. The Birth House provides mother-centered care throughout pregnancy, birth and the postnatal period and is staffed by a team of Ugandan midwives, traditional birth attendant and lab technician. The Birth House acts as a community hub from which Shanti Uganda runs family planning education, prenatal education, prenatal yoga, a Community Garden Program, and Teen Girls Workshops.