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Volunteer in South Africa & Namibia - Good Hope Volunteers

Locations

Namibia: Windhoek
South Africa: Cape Town

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 7-12 Months

Dates

Year Round

Qualifications

* Minimum age is 17 (although some volunteer placements are only available to 18 year old participants)

* A good level of English (upper-intermediate or higher). The Volunteer Program can be combined with an English language course at Good Hope Studies.

Minimum Education

High School

Languages

  • English

Cost in US$:

Varies - please contact us

Cost Includes:

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

Program Fees Include:

Many placements include the cost of accommodation and meals as well as orientation. Please contact us for specific information.

Salary/Pay

Volunteer placements are unpaid

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Agriculture
  • Aids
  • Animal Welfare
  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Arts
  • Biological Research
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Business
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Computer Training
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Conservation
  • Cooking
  • Counseling
  • Culture
  • Disability Issues
  • Disaster Relief
  • Drama
  • Drug & Alcohol Recovery
  • Eco-tourism
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Environment
  • Equestrian
  • Festivals
  • Gender Issues
  • Geology
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Historic Preservation
  • Hospital
  • Human Rights
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Legal Aide
  • Marine Conservation
  • Medicine
  • Microfinance
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Orphans
  • Pastoral Work
  • Public Health
  • Public Policy
  • Recreation
  • Reforestation
  • Refugee Relief
  • Renewable Energy
  • Senior Citizens
  • Small Business Development
  • Social Work
  • Sports
  • Street Children
  • Teaching
  • Tourism
  • Trail Building
  • Translation
  • Tree Planting
  • Tutor
  • Veterinary Science
  • Volunteer Management
  • Water Projects
  • Wildlife
  • Women
  • Writing

Typical Volunteer

Volunteers in the Good Hope Volunteers program come from all backgrounds and nationalities, most are aged 18-30 but we welcome volunteers of all ages. Many come for a month to do volunteer work as part of their travel through Africa.

Age Range

18-45

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Apartment/Flat
  • Dormitory
  • Group living
  • Guest House
  • Home-stays
  • Independent living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of Varies

Application Process Involves

  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 week

Post Services Include

  • Exit Debriefing Abroad