Kaya Responsible Travel participant with the locals Kaya Responsible Travel participant with the locals

Women’s Empowerment and Community Work in India

Program Duration

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


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Experience and passion for working in the community and interacting with the people are needed. Participants must also possess enthusiasm and a willingness to learn about the environment and the place's culture.


  • English

Cost Includes:

  • Housing
  • Food
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Registration fees

Program Fees Include:

* Accommodation: Shared room with en- suite in volunteer accommodation, dining room, satellite TV, lounge
* Food: 3 meals a day
* Airport pick up and drop off (Delhi for Jaipur & Himachal) Goa Airport for Goa placements.
* Training: Pre-departure info pack, orientation including health and safety briefing
* Support: 24 hour support
* Transfers to the project
* Some transfers (please speak to an advisor)
* Weekend excursions can be arranged prior to the start of your placement at an extra cost of £220 ($385) - Goa = North Goa & Dandeli, Jaipur = Taj Mahal & camel safari, Himachal = Taj Mahal & Dharamshala

Experience Required


    No specific skills or experience are required for this project, however, volunteers must be culturally sensitive. You will be asked to send your CV/Resume before being accepted onto this project.

Volunteer Types

  • Education
  • Gender Issues
  • Human Rights
  • Women

Typical Volunteer

A Kaya volunteer shows enthusiasm, spirit and life to stimulate and bring something new to the residents; love, patience and a listening ear for the people; and a good motivator with a positive and optimistic attitude.

Age Range


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Guest House
  • Group living

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application