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Volunteers for Amelioration of Rural Areas

Locations

Ghana: Ho, Hohoe, Rural Areas

Program Duration

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

Term

Throughout the year

Dates

All days

Qualifications

No qualification is needed to work with us. Anybody willing to volunteer/intern is welcome.

Intern Types

  • Social Work
  • Sustainable Development

Languages

  • English
  • French

Cost in US$:

568 for one week 740 for first 2 to 4 weeks

Cost Includes:

  • Registration fees
  • Housing
  • Food
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Language instruction

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Culture
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Human Rights
  • Orphans
  • Public Health
  • Senior Citizens

Age Range

15-65

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living
  • Home-stays
  • Other

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 2

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Written Application
  • Other

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 day