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Volunteer Abroad in Switzerland - United Planet - 6 or 12 Months

Locations

Switzerland: Basel, Bern and 2 other cities

Program Duration

7-12 Months

Dates

Due to visa regulations, we can only accept volunteers for one year commitments in Switzerland. Programs begin once a year, in August. Please visit our website for details.

Qualifications

- Desire to collaborate with local communities worldwide
- Flexibility, open-mindedness, and a passion for meeting new people
- Adventurous and compassionate spirit

Languages

  • English

Cost in US$:

Please visit our website for pricing information.

Program Fees Include:

- Extensive pre-departure preparation, including a training weekend in New Hampshire with United Planet staff
- Food and lodging in your host country
- Airport transfers
- Emergency medical insurance
- In-country orientation upon arrival and ongoing support and supervision throughout your Quest
- Language training
- Mid-year camp (for 1 year volunteers) and final camp
- Monthly stipend for incidental expenses

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Arts
  • Business
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Culture
  • Disability Issues
  • Drama
  • Education
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Journalism
  • Media
  • Public Health
  • Recreation
  • Senior Citizens
  • Social Work
  • Teaching
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Age Range

18 to– 30 years old

This Program is open to

American and Canadian Participants.

Application Process Involves

  • Physical Exam/Health Records
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

24hours

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network