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Volunteer at a Women's Shelter in the Philippines

Locations

Philippines: Ormoc, Tacloban City

Program Duration

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

Dates

Project Open All Year

Qualifications

No formal training is required though it is important that volunteers be compassionate, non-judgmental, and adaptable. Prospective volunteers who have experienced similar childhood trauma should have received counseling for themselves as working in this type of setting may result in the surfacing of painful, unresolved personal issues. Only female volunteers are accepted.

Languages

  • English

Cost in US$:

$959 for 4 weeks (minimum), $80 for each week thereafter

Program Fees Include:

What's Included: Airport Reception, Accommodation with local host family, 2 meals a day (breakfast and dinner), 24 hour local staff support, orientation, Crash courses in the local dialect Waray Waray.

What's Not Included: International or Domestic Airfares, Insurance or Visas.

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Education
  • Recreation
  • Women

Age Range

Minimum age 20, must be female.

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Application Process Involves

  • Resume
  • Online Application

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network