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Social Work & Community Development in South India
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Social Work & Community Development in South India

Locations

India: Bangalore, Chennai, Madurai

Fields

  • Anthropology
  • Architecture
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Environmental Management
  • Health Sciences
  • Journalism
  • Medicine
  • Photography
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Women's Studies

Causes

  • Aids
  • Arts
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Computer Training
  • Conservation
  • Culture
  • Disability Issues
  • Eco-tourism
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Health Education
  • Medicine
  • Nutrition
  • Orphans
  • Public Health
  • Small Business Development
  • Social Work
  • Street Children
  • Teaching
  • Women
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Program Duration

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

Year(s) Offered

Inquire for specific dates

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples.

Cost in USD per week

Costs vary. Please contact us for details

Program Includes:

* Pre-departure Support: ELI's expert staff will be happy to assist you with planning your trip

* Airport Pickup: Participants are met when they arrive at the airport in Chennai and brought to the program accommodation

* In-Country Orientation: Each program starts with a 2-3 day orientation to help participants get their feet on the ground and able to navigate South India

* In-country Staff Support: ELI's India coordinator has years of experience working with Volunteers, Interns, and Study Abroad Students. He is very resourceful and on call 24/7 in case of emergency.

* Accommodations: Participants stay in housing associated with the project and are provided with three basic vegetarian meals a day.

Experience Required

No.