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Orangutan, Sun Bear and Wildlife Rescue Centre in Indonesia

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 7-12 Months


Please visit the website for details.


No specific skills or experience are required on this project although a love of animals is a must. Qualified vets and vet nurses are desperately needed and discounts are offered to qualified vets who have over 2 years experience.


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Cost in US$:

Please visit website for details.

Cost Includes:

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

Program Fees Include:

* Accommodation: Shared room in a single-sex dorm, upgrade can be arranged to a room in a lodge subject to availability ÂŁ170 / $298 per week
* Food: 3 Vegetarian meals per day (plus occasional fish sustainably harvested from local sources)
* Airport pick-up at Monado International Airport
* Training: Pre-departure preparation pack, On-site Orientation and Project induction provided
* Support: On-site coordinator providing 24-hour support
* Activities: Staff can help organize activities during your free time (activity costs may be extra)

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Wildlife

Typical Volunteer

A Kaya volunteer shows enthusiasm, spirit and life to stimulate and bring something new to the residents; love, patience and a listening ear for the people; and a good motivator with a positive and optimistic attitude.

Age Range


This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network