What We Do

  • Facilitate groups of self-funded UK volunteers to travel to Malawi and carry out free pain clinics for the rural population.
  • Promote oral health through education and prevention.
  • Provide support for local dental therapists through education and donations of materials and equipment.
  • Recruit and fund the training of Malawians to become dental therapists.
  • Fundraise to buy materials and equipment for our pain clinics and to support the existing dental facilities and dental therapists.

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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