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Child Care and Baby Weighing in Ghana

Program Duration

2-4 Week, 5-8 Week, 9-12 Week


May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sept, Oct & Nov


  • English

Cost in US$:

From 895 GBP

Cost Includes:

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

Program Fees Include:

* A comprehensive information booklet and pre-departure support
* Travel advice and assistance
* Pick up at Accra airport
* Transfer to the village
* Local introductions and tours
* Training, including health & safety and cultural introduction
* Local language lessons given by the Headmaster of the school
* Accommodation (shared with other volunteers)
* Main meals
* Ongoing support, help and advice from our local team

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Development
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Human Rights
  • Nursing
  • Orphans
  • Public Health
  • Social Work
  • Women
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Typical Volunteer

There are normally 2-8 volunteers at one time, ranging in age from 18 to 75 years old. The majority of volunteers are between 18 and 35.

Age Range


This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory
  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 3-8

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application