Our Story

Smileawi was set up in October 2012 after Nigel and Vicky Milne, two dentists from Dunoon on the west coast of Scotland, travelled to Malawi to assess the dental services available in northern Malawi.

How can you help?

There are many ways in which you can help.

You can make a donation on Smileawi's JustGiving Page, or you could help us by donating good quality dental equipment.

What we do ?

Smileawi was set up to try and improve the dental services in the areas of northern Malawi. Our aim is to provide basic and safe dentistry to a population which otherwise has a very limited access to dental services.

Latest News & Updates

13th Oct 2018

Another successful Smileawi trip

2 teams totalling 14 volunteers have returned safely after nearly 5 weeks in Malawi. In the hot and dusty conditions with 9 dentists and 4 dental nurses we saw 1765 patients in 15 different locations around Northern Malawi and extracted around 3000 painful teeth, making many people pain free and...

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