We are a team of committed volunteers who make an annual month-long journey into the most remote regions of the Himalayas and Tibetan Plateau to provide medical and humanitarian aid. We train local healthcare providers and meet the healthcare needs of those who live in these isolated mountain communities.

How   We   Serve

  1. Providing training to locals responsible for assisting with health care in remote villages
  2. Collaboration with and training for traditional Tibetan and Nepali medical practitioners
  3. Providing clinics to serve the specific needs of women, girls, and elders.
  4. And much more...

Treating Children

In 2012 nearly 5000 children were treated for...

Women’s Medical Needs

The Nomads Clinic staff includes a number of...

Health Education

In every village, we provide health education on...

Our Story

The Video above is from a journey we took to Eastern Tibet in 2006.

Humla Nomads Clinic 2014

Humla is a remote area in northwestern Nepal where we have served for many years. It is in the heart of the Himalayas, just below Mount Kailash, a place of traditional Hindu and Tibetan cultures, hanging above the rushing blue Karnali River. We have worked in this region for almost fifteen years and have deep connections with the people and the place.



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Nomads Clinic Update from Roshi Joan Halifax (via satellite messenger) “Under the majesty of the Dhaulagiri massif with it’s seven snowy..

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From Tsering Lhakpa to 2018 Nomads Clinic Team: This announcement is made as per the request of Khenpo Dorje Tsering, the head of Ne chuwopal..

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Postcards from the Pilgrimage: Sweet moments of the beauty of Nepal along the Nomads Clinic 2017 route through Dolpo, Jumla and Mugu Districts..

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Timeline Photos

Roshi Joan Halifax and Dolpo Tulku Rinpoche share a moment beside Lake Phoksumdo, Dolpo, Nepal during Nomads Clinic 2017. https://www.upaya.org/giving/nepal-nomads-clinic..

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Programs for Periods: The Days for Girls Program offers basic physical education and much-appreciated hygiene kits of reusable cloth pads, soap..

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