CMAT is a registered Canadian Charity which prides itself on being a grassroots humanitarian relief organization. We are entirely volunteer run, and donor driven.


Since 2005, CMAT had provided vital humanitarian assistance to people affected by disasters in countries around the world. Canadian donors like you helped us deliver care in many of these countries, including:

Private donor funding allows us to maintain our operational independence, giving us the resources and flexibility to respond quickly to emergencies as soon as the need arises.

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From medical expertise to logistical know-how and administrative experience,  CMAT volunteers are professionals who take the time and their own expense to help those in need in time of crisis.

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Visit our Humanitarian Projects section where you will find information on past deployments, recent news, links to our social media sites and our picture archives.

CMAT's Field Clinic in Léogâne, Haïti, January - March 2010.

CMAT’s Field Clinic in Léogâne, Haïti: January 2010.

About CMAT:

Canadian Medical Assistance Teams (CMAT) is a Canadian-based grassroots disaster relief organization made up of volunteer health professionals and non-health volunteers who selflessly give their time and resources to assist and provide relief aid to the victims of natural and man-made disasters around the world.

CMAT has been one of the first teams to arrive at the scene of recent global emergencies, and has accumulated a database over one thousand skilled health care professionals from across Canada.

Please consider volunteering or donating to help us help the most vulnerable survivors of disasters.