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Service Learning Program

Program Duration

1-2 Week, 2-4 Week, 5-8 Week




Applicants must be at least 18 years old, unless accompanied by an adult. For every three applicants under the age of 18, there must be one accompanying adult.

Minimum Education



  • English

Cost in US$:

99 dollars per night

Cost Includes:

  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Excursions
  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Registration fees
  • Travel while in host country
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training

Program Fees Include:

Transportation to and from Hagley Gap to the Norman Manley Airport in Kingston, Jamaica. Housing and three meals, one eco-trip, and one eco-learning experience.

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Aids
  • Anthropology
  • Arts
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Business
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Computer Training
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Conservation
  • Culture
  • Disaster Relief
  • Eco-tourism
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Festivals
  • Gender Issues
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Human Rights
  • Marketing
  • Medicine
  • Microfinance
  • Music
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Public Health
  • Senior Citizens
  • Small Business Development
  • Social Work
  • Teaching
  • Tourism
  • Tutor
  • Water Projects
  • Women
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Typical Volunteer

Most volunteers are in their 20's and have just graduated from college and want to have an international volunteer experience before they begin their careers. However, many professionals donate their time as doctors, dentists, teachers, and engineers.

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

in Groups of 5-15

Application Process Involves

  • Letters of Reference
  • Other
  • Resume
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 weeks

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Job and Internship Network
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home