Give Children the Chance to Smile in Romania
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Give Children the Chance to Smile in Romania


  • Childcare & Children
  • Disability Issues
  • Nursing
  • Orphans
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Program Duration

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


Throughout the year

Age Range

Our voluntary placements are open to anyone over 17 and we always welcome career breakers of any age. For Canada you will need to be aged 18-30.

This Program is open to

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

Cost in USD

4 weeks costs $2119; each additional week costs $125 per week, excluding flights.

Program Includes:

- Phone or face-to-face interview & informal briefing
- Placement information covering care work issues and placement advice
- Help and advice from our UK office before and after departure
- Finding you a suitable volunteer placement, organizing your accommodation, liaising with our contacts in Romania
- Return airport transfers to Bucharest airport
- Accommodation in a shared central apartment.
- All bills and utilities for the duration of your time on the project
- Free wifi connection at the accommodation
- Assistance and support from your representative whilst on your placement including regular social ‘meet ups’
- Thorough orientation and basic Romanian language guide
- Donation to projects
- EU VAT at 17.5% on UK cost elements
- Tour of Brasov
- Two weekend day trips are arranged by Razvan (transport costs covered only):
- Trip 1: Dracula’s Castle and Rasnov Hill Fortress followed by dinner in the mountains
- Trip 2: Sinaia town and PelesCastle
- Free access to InterHealth’s Travel Health Advice Service
- Oyster Worldwide volunteer t-shirt

On your return:

- Welcome home pack
- Certificate of Recognition (on request)
- References (on request)

Accommodation Options

  • Apartment/Flat
  • Group living

Experience Required


Application Procedures

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