Working with Children in South Africa
Love Volunteers participant with two local kids Love Volunteers participant with two local kids

Working with Children in South Africa


  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Development
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Orphans
  • Social Work
  • Street Children
  • Teaching
  • Tutor
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks

Year(s) Offered

Flexible/Open Start Dates

Participation Guidelines

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, Worldwide and Asian Participants.

Cost in USD per week

LV registration fees plus program fees from US$390 for two weeks.

Program Includes:

Food and Accommodation.

Accommodation Options

  • Guest House
  • Home-stays

Experience Required



Volunteers must be at least 18 years old and should have a good command of English. A measure of experience in the field in which they are volunteering is also sought, as is a responsible, enthusiastic and compassionate attitude. Initiative and self-motivation are qualities that are greatly welcomed on all projects. Volunteers who will be working directly with children must file a certified police background check before their start date.

Application Procedures

  • Online Application
  • Resume