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Volunteer and Intern Abroad in Ghana

Locations

Ghana: Kumasi, Rural Areas, Tamale

Program Duration

1-2 Week, 2-4 Week, 5-8 Week, 9-12 Week, 3-6 Month

Term

Throughout the year

Travel Types

  • Volunteering
  • Tours
  • Native Culture Studies
  • Homestay
  • Language Immersion

Qualifications

* Age Requirement: You can apply on your own if you are 18 years or over at the start of the program. For participants who are 16-17 years old at the start of the program, it is possible to enroll if the parent or legal guardian gives permission and signs our waiver form to waive our liability.
* You must be able to speak English.
* Medical placement volunteers must have relevant medical training and certification (to be presented on arrival in Ghana).

Intern Types

  • Architecture
  • Journalism
  • Communications
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Work
  • Psychology
  • Sustainable Development
  • Health Sciences
  • Medicine

Type of Programs

  • Adventure Travel
  • Community Service / Volunteerism
  • Cultural Exploration

Languages

  • English

Cost in US$:

Starts at USD 180.

Program Fees Include:

What is included?

- Accommodation and Meals
- 24/7 Hotline for Support
- Arrival Welcome and Program Orientation
- Volunteer Work Placement
- Regular Cultural/Recreational Activities (Personal spending not included)

What is not included?

- International or Local Transportation Costs (Local bus tickets cost around USD 1.)
- Medical/Travel Insurance
- Visa Application Costs

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Aids
  • Business
  • Childcare/children
  • Community Development
  • Community Organizing
  • Disability Issues
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Elderly
  • Health Care
  • Hospital
  • Journalism
  • Media Work
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Orphans
  • Sports Volunteering
  • Street Kids
  • Teaching
  • Technical Assistance
  • Women

Age Range

Over 18. For participants who are 16-17 years old at the start of the program, it is possible to enroll if the parent or legal guardian gives permission and signs our waiver form to waive our liability.

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

48 hours

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network