• WHAT WE DO
    WHAT WE DO

    Trinh Foundation Australia works to assist the Vietnamese people to establish Speech Therapy as a profession in their country. We collaborate with our Vietnamese partners to create ...

  • VOLUNTEER
    VOLUNTEER

    You can volunteer for Trinh Foundation in a number of ways – and you don’t have to leave the country, if you don’t want to. We are always looking for volunteers, to travel to Vietnam ...

  • CURRENT WORK
    CURRENT WORK

    TFA works in partnership with a number of educational and clinical institutions throughout Vietnam to deliver on our mission of bringing speech therapy to Vietnam ...

Volunteering is a Rewarding Experience

Volunteer Tori Frost describes her volunteering experience providing mentoring and a workshop.

“My recent volunteer work through TFA was my first time in Vietnam, and I had a great experience. At Dong Nai General Hospital, I had the pleasure of working with Ms. Phuong and Ms. Hien (two physiotherapists who are taking on the additional role of speech therapist as well) to assist in further developing their recently formed speech therapy unit. One of the things we did was a presentation for the doctors and nurses of the hospital regarding the role of the speech pathologist and when to refer for services – later that week, we had a new outpatient referred – a small but rewarding success! I also provided a dysphagia workshop at UPNT to the graduates of the speech therapy training program. I can’t imagine being a speech pathologist and then also taking on an additional role as a physiotherapist or otherwise – so I think it’s amazing that doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, etc. are taking on dual roles to also work as a speech therapist (sometimes with limited training). Thank you to everyone for welcoming me and for the great time in Vietnam!”

                          

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Graduate Stories

How Vietnam’s first 33 graduate speech therapists are helping the people who need them.

  • First TFA Graduates Share About Their Work and Continued Commitment to Speech Therapy in Vietnam
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    First TFA Graduates Share About Their Work and Continued Commitment to Speech Therapy in Vietnam
    In September Da Nang University of Medical Technology and Pharmacy hosted a workshop for first year ...
  • Finding Speech Therapy by Chance
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    Finding Speech Therapy by Chance
    After completing the 2016-17 Paediatric Speech Therapy course it was by chance that Doan Lan Oanh di...