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Volunteer in the Cook Islands. An Amazing Adventure Abroad!

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks

Dates

Year-round

Qualifications

Join us! Pack your open mind and cultural curiosity and make a positive contribution to this exciting volunteer program!

Languages

  • English

Cost in US$:

USD 1,995 to USD 2,595

Cost Includes:

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

Program Fees Include:

These costs support the community's on-going development program and also cover your meals, lodging, transportation within the work site, project expenses, administrative costs and the services of a trained team leader. The service program cost does not cover free-time expenses, or your airfare or other travel to the host community. All costs, including airfare, are tax-deductible for U.S. tax-payers.

Credit Available

yes

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Arts
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Business
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Computer Training
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Conservation
  • Counseling
  • Culture
  • Eco-tourism
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Health Care
  • Human Rights
  • Marketing
  • Parks
  • Public Health
  • Recreation
  • Senior Citizens
  • Social Work
  • Trail Building
  • Tree Planting
  • Tutor
  • Women
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Typical Volunteer

Our volunteers are culturally curious and open-minded people looking to contribute to a community development project and to improve their understanding of different ways of life and the social struggles in developing communities. They are all ages, from various ethnic backgrounds and of all different professions, such as educators, students, laborers, medical professionals, full-time parents, computer professionals, artists, lawyers and the like.

Age Range

anyone above age 15

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Other
  • Apartment/Flat

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

in Groups of 15

Scholarships are Available

Check with us throughout the year for information on fundraising, scholarship and matching grant opportunities.

Application Process Involves

  • Letters of Reference
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

12 hours

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home