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Affordable Childcare Program in Thailand

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 1-2 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks


All year round, starting on the first and third Saturday of each month


no qualification required


  • English
  • Thai

Cost in US$:

From USD 619 for one week to USD 120 per week for programs with 12 weeks

Program Fees Include:

Program fee varies according to the duration and includes:
• Airport pickup
• Housing
• Full breakfast
• Pre-departure orientation/Training
• In-country orientation/Training
• In-country staff support 24x7
• Donation to support your project

Registration Fee is USD 189 and includes:
Marketing costs, pre and post placement support from our staff, a complete country information guide, volunteer training booklet, detailed information about the program, administration costs, travel costs to run inspection visits in all locations, communication costs, and office staff.
Extra costs are the costs to prepare for your trip and leisure activities when in country.
Volunteers are responsible for their own flights, visas, travel insurance and vaccinations (if necessary).
Cost effectiveness:
Iko Poran Volunteer Abroad is a non-profit organization and not a travel agency.
Our registration fee is the most affordable in the world.
Finally, volunteers pay their programs fees directly to the host organization, which guarantees that there are no hidden costs – your money goes directly to where it is needed.

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Recreation
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Typical Volunteer

Most volunteers are from 18 to 30 years old, but we also receive older volunteers on our programs. Everybody is welcome regardless of his or her age.

Age Range

minimum age requirement 18 years old

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living
  • Dormitory

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 20

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

30 days

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network