Overseas Specialist Surgical Association of Australia Inc.

Surgical teams volunteering abroad.
About UsHelp OSSAA


OSSAA is a not-for-profit non-government organisation based in Adelaide, South Australia and established in 2002. OSSAA has been providing major surgery for poor people in Timor Leste and Eastern Indonesia who suffer from burns, cleft palates, congenital defects, leprosy, disease, cysts, tumours and trauma. It also provides capacity-building for local doctors and staff. Read more >

How you can help?

Even a small donation will deliver an immediate impact in some of the poorest communities of our closest neighbours. These are some of the ways you could help:

Join OSSAA and attend our functions;
Make a donation via our online shop;
Buy a gift card and give life changing surgery.

The Latest Newsletter

Check out the latest news from OSSAA, including the inaugural word from our new President, Joy Booth.

May 2022 Newsletter