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Volunteer with sloths in Colombia

Program Duration

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


All year round


No qualifications required - only a passion for animal welfare

Minimum Education

High School


  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

From UK 570 / USD 850

Cost Includes:

  • Housing
  • Language instruction
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Registration fees
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • Written materials abroad

Program Fees Include:

Project donation
Airport pick up in Medellin.
Dorm room accommodation (maximum four people per dorm)
Daily return ticket for transport to the projects.
Colombia orientation guide.
In country support from the Globalteer volunteer coordinator.
Free introductory Spanish classes

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Conservation
  • Environment
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Marketing
  • Trail Building
  • Tree Planting
  • Veterinary Science
  • Volunteer Management
  • Wildlife

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory
  • Apartment/Flat
  • Home-stays
  • Guest House

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 week