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Veterinary Volunteer Work Placement


Ghana: Humjibre, Accra, Akontombra Nkwandum and 16 other cities

Program Duration

7-12 Month, 9-12 Week, 3-6 Month, 5-8 Week, 2-4 Week




No qualification is required BUT you must be a student studying Midwifery to be an elective volunteer in Ghana.

Minimum Education

High School


  • English

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

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

Program Fees Include:

The participation fees covers the following:

1. Airport pick-up and transportation from Accra to your project sites
2. Three times daily local dishes.
3. Introduction to host family and program
4. Accommodation
5. Placement and supervision in program
6. Medical Assistance
7. 24/7 Hotline for support
8. Recommendation Letter / Certificate
9.In country introduction/orientation
10. Regular Culture/Recreational Activities (Personal spending not included)

What fee does not cover?

1. Traveling on weekends to tourist attraction centers and entering fees for any tourist place/ hotel accommodations
2. Smoking /drinking and clubbing
3. Air ticket
4. Transportation from host family to project
5. Damage to or loss of luggage (baggage) - property.
6. Insurance
7. Internet access
8. Vaccinations
9. Meals outside host family
10. Phone calls
11. Medical bills

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Veterinary Science
  • Wildlife

Typical Volunteer

You will work 5 days a week, leaving you two free days (Saturday & Sunday) to explore the area. You'll work between 3 to 9 hours per day. Once a volunteer has registered, they will work out a schedule with one of our program coordinators that meets both the volunteer's and program's needs.

Age Range

You must be 15 years or older

This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, Worldwide and Asian Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory
  • Other
  • Independent living
  • Home-stays
  • Group living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 2-10

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

At least 7 working days