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Youth Care / Street Children Projects in Ghana


Ghana: Accra, Cape Coast, Kumasi

Program Duration

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


You can volunteer any week of the month and any month of the year


There is no special qualification for this project. Volunteers must attain the legal growing age of 16 years and above and must have an open mind and flexible attitude for working in a different environment. Volunteers must be energetic and enthused in the various lives of Ghanaian children.

Minimum Education

High School


  • English

Cost in US$:

From USD 250

Program Fees Include:

1. Airport pick-up from Accra International Airport & transfer of volunteers or interns to project site
2. Local meals three times a day
3. Introduction to host family and program
4. Accommodation
5. Placement and supervision in program
6. 24/7 Hotline for support
7. In-country introduction/orientation
8. Regular Culture/Recreational Activities
(Personal spending not included)

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Street Children
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

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

16 - 70+

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • 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