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Volunteer at St. Lukes Mission Hospital

Program Duration

3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks

Dates

all year through

Qualifications

* One with interest to work in a hospital environment is highly required because of the nature of this hospital. The hospital covers 50km radius and the only hospital nearby.
* One willing to learn more about health system in East Africa as well as challenges facing the medical fraternity in Kenya.
* One willing to work with the community because St. Luke's Hospital organises medical camps and does medical outreaches like immunizations.
* One with interest to do medicine in future can come and learn more about a hospital environment and see timeline.
* A nurse, a doctor, a pharmacist and midwifery are needed urgently.
* One with interst to learn more about tropical diseases in East Africa and have first-hand infrmation about malaria.

Languages

  • English

Cost in US$:

Cost of the Plumeria General Volunteer Program, Since most of our general volunteers are students we have reduced our incountry cost fees to be more affordable to all applicants. All the applicants pay a registration fee of 100 USD plus the Incountry Cost which depend with the period of stay. Here is the cost in weeks, 2 weeks costs 600 USD, 4 weeks 900 USD. For every extra one week of your stay from the two weeks cost you add extra 150 US dollars.

Program Fees Include:

* Pick from airport.
* Administration fee
* Food and accomodation at host family
* Pre-paration cost
* Mid evaluation cost
* Staff support
* Drop of at the airport/taxi
* Transport from the city to the work placement
* Day tour of the city on arrival

Credit Available

yes

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Hospital
  • Medicine
  • Nursing

Age Range

17-70

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1month

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network