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Volunteering in Hospitals in Ghana


Ghana: Accra, Kumasi

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks


All year round, except 15th December - 5th January


- Studying or have finished a course related to health, nursing, dentistry, or medicine
- Flexible attitude
- Willingness to learn and to participate wherever needed are a must
- Pass a written Ghanaian medical test (for qualified volunteers who wish to practice as a fully qualified medic)


  • English

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

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

Program Fees Include:

• Accommodation: Dorm room for 2 – 4 people in a volunteer house with large shared kitchen, and volunteer planning room and veranda
• Food: Communal dinner during weekday evenings
• Airport pick up from Kotoko International Airport, Accra
• Training: Healthcare ethics & culture doc, pre-departure info pack, learning reflection manual, on-site orientation and project induction provided
• Support: 24 hour support from on-site coordinator

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Public Health

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application