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Rural Medical Outreach - Madagascar

Program Duration

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


* Although specific qualifications are not required for this project, medical students will definitely benefit from this project and gain a large amount of experience, as well as learn to adapt to a rural environment.
* Volunteers need to be hard working, mature, motivated and able to show initiative.
* Good health and physical fitness are also required.
* Volunteers also need to be confident with speaking English and knowledge of French is a benefit, though not essential.

* Medical professionals are very welcome too and would find the work extremely fulfilling.


  • English

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Food
  • Housing

Program Fees Include:

* All project operating costs, equipment, tools and resources
* Pick up & drop off from Fort Dauphin airport
* 24/7 emergency support
* Orientation & Training
* Accommodation
* 3 Meals a day
* Project Related Transport
* Project T-shirts
* Dedicated coordinators to assist you daily
* Project support and feedback sessions throughout your stay
* Assistance with optional activities and tours
* Assistance obtaining a local SIM Card for your phone
* Additional cultural and outdoor activities on Friday afternoons (and some evenings)
* Post-project involvement, and an exclusive return volunteer discount

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Aids
  • Community Development
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Public Health
  • Senior Citizens

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 2-6

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Resume

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 week