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Sub-Arctic Volunteer Adventure

Program Duration

5-8 Week


January-March / mid-May to mid- November


* No special skills needed
* Energetic, relatively fit, congenial people with excellent social skills
* Ability to get along with others is essential as this is a remote location
* Minimum age is 19
* Able to read, write and speak fluent English


  • English

Cost in US$:

25 CDN membership fee payable on arrival.

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials pre-departure
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Food
  • Housing

Program Fees Include:

The volunteer position includes dormitory style accommodations ( maximum of 4 people to a room), meals (we are well known for our food!), use of the laundry facilities, transfers to and from the railway station, the airport or a local hotel as well as participation in some of the seasonal activities and excursions . We supply the towels and the linens but not toiletries.. We regret that we are not able to offer compensation for travel to and from Churchill. Some dietary restrictions can be accommodated; just let us know in advance.

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Cooking

Typical Volunteer

Our volunteers range from recent graduates wanting a new experience, students enjoying a gap year, those enjoying a much needed career break and retirees that are looking for an adventure. Typically our volunteers are at ease in social situations, fairly fit and energetic with excellent social skills. Most of our volunteers are travelling on their own, but we do have couples and friends that want to share the adventure! Our volunteers come from all walks of life: judges, students, retirees, lawyers, musicians, teachers, business people, civil servants, nurses, artists and many more!

Age Range

19 - 70+

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living
  • Dormitory

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 2

Application Process Involves

  • Letters of Reference
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume

Typically The Application Process Time is

6 + weeks

Post Services Include

  • Exit Debriefing Abroad