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Touch Africa International Volunteer Program

Locations

Kenya: Kakamega, Kisumu, Kitale and 6 other cities

Program Duration

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

Dates

ongoing

Qualifications

No formal qualifications required

Languages

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Swahili

Cost in US$:

2 weeks 480 usd, 3 weeks 580 usd, 4 weeks 680 usd.

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • Registration fees
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Food
  • Travel while in host country

Program Fees Include:

Registration fee for covers food, housing, on-site transportation and sometimes materials for the project. Volunteers are responsible for their own transportation to and from the community camp, personal expenses, medical and free time costs, etc.

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Agriculture
  • Aids
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Business
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Computer Training
  • Conservation
  • Disability Issues
  • Eco-tourism
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Environment
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Marketing
  • Microfinance
  • Orphans
  • Parks
  • Public Health
  • Senior Citizens
  • Small Business Development
  • Social Work
  • Tree Planting

Typical Volunteer

Up for a challenge, keen to learn about new cultures, happy to work for the improvement of life in Africa, wants to make new friends from all over the world.

Age Range

18-65

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Guest House
  • Apartment/Flat
  • Independent living
  • Home-stays
  • Group living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 month

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Job and Internship Network