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Volunteer in Ghana. An Amazing Experience Abroad!

Locations

Ghana: Ho, Hohoe

Program Duration

9-12 Week, 5-8 Week, 2-4 Week, 1-2 Week

Term

Throughout the year, Winter, Summer, Fall

Dates

Beginning at various dates year-round

Qualifications

No special skills or experience required.

Intern Types

  • Education
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance
  • Food Science and Nutrition
  • Health Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Work

Languages

  • English
  • Ewe

Cost in US$:

Visit our website for program fees.

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • Registration fees
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Language instruction
  • Excursions
  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Medical services
  • Medical insurance
  • Food
  • Housing

Program Fees Include:

* Personalized Volunteer Placement: with our Partner Programs based on your skills and interests, including all the coordination, in-person visits and communication necessary with each local organization.
*Planned Cultural Activities with excursions, special events, and discussions with a variety of local cultural, professional, governmental and community agencies and people.
* Cross-Cultural Solutions' Home-Base, providing you with a comfortable, safe place to live, the basic amenities, all of your meals, and transportation to and from all Cross-Cultural Solutions' placements and programs.
* An experienced Program Manager, who will serve as your coordinator, guide, and liaison with our in-country staff.
* In-country basic language assistance.
* Professional, locally-based staff to provide orientation, supervision and guidance throughout your stay.
* In-depth pre-departure packs, orientation information, and all in-country informational materials.
* Country-based airport transportation.
* Local phone calls and In-coming international phone service.
* A toll-free 24-hour emergency hotline in the U.S.

Credit Available

yes

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Aids
  • Business
  • Childcare/children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Community Health
  • Disability Issues
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Medicine
  • Microcredit
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Orphans
  • Recreation
  • Teaching
  • Writing
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Typical Volunteer

While other volunteer programs may require certain skills or degrees, Cross-Cultural Solutions' programs are open to everyone. No matter what you believe your skill level to be, you have something meaningful and helpful to offer. We are dedicated to providing a meaningful placement for anyone willing to volunteer, and believe that the only skills required for international volunteering are a willingness to learn and an open mind.

Age Range

Teens 15-17, Adults 18 and up

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Post Services Include

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

Institution Affiliates:

The International Volunteer Programs Association