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Volunteer at an Orphanage in Southern India!

Locations

India: Chennai, Madras

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks

Qualifications

Patience and a desire to help.

Languages

  • English

Cost in US$:

Contact us for details.

Cost Includes:

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

Program Fees Include:

* Pre-departure Support: ELI's staff is very knowledgeable and happy to help volunteers to prepare for their travels.

* Airport Pickup: Volunteers are met at the airport in Chennai and provided with transportation to the hostel where orientation takes place

* In-country Orientation: Each volunteer program starts with a two to three day orientation which covers important topics on the logistics of living and working in Chile. Spanish classes are also provided.

* In-country Staff Support: ELI's India coordinator has years of experience working with visitors to India. He is very resourceful and on call 24/7 in case of emergency.

* Accommodations: Participants stay in housing associated with the organization and are provided with three vegetarian meals a day

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Orphans
  • Street Children
  • Teaching
  • Tutor
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Typical Volunteer

There is no typical ELI volunteer. We work with people from all over the world and a variety of backgrounds. ELI has placed volunteers ranging in age from 18-81. Successful volunteers are flexible, upbeat, energetic, and inquisitive.

Age Range

18-70

This Program is open to

American, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi, South African and Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living
  • Other

Participants Travel

Independently

Typically Participants Work

Independently

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Other
  • Written Application
  • Resume