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Volunteer in the Annapurna Sanctuary

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months


Anyone with a recognized medical qualification, whether nursing or general medical practice or dentistry, can be considered.It is unlikely that use could be made of highly specialized qualifications.

Minimum Education



  • English
  • Nepali

Cost in US$:

From $640

Cost Includes:

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

Program Fees Include:

Full details are available from the HELP website. In addition to recruitment, briefing and board and accommodation, the fee includes a contribution to supporting our charitable work.

Experience Required


    The volunteer must have sufficient experience in their particular medical or dental field to be able to offer expert help to the trained Nepalese nurse in charge of the clinic.

Volunteer Types

  • Dental
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Teaching

Typical Volunteer

Because these opportunities are best suited to mature people, our volunteers are likely to be (but not exclusively) from one of the following categories: -working people taking a career break. -retired people who are not yet ready to put their feet up! -graduates wanting to have an adventure before starting their careers. -students aged at least 19.

Age Range


This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Guest House

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work


Application Process Involves

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

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 -4 weeks

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network