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Volunteer Medicine & Health Care in Jamaica - RSVP Caribbean
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Volunteer Medicine & Health Care in Jamaica - RSVP Caribbean

Gap Year Types

  • Internships
  • Volunteering

Fields

  • Health Administration
  • Health Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Nursing

Causes

  • Aids
  • Childcare & Children
  • Dental
  • Disability Issues
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Public Health

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, Alternative Spring Break, Summer

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Age Requirement Varies

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples.

Cost in USD per week

$1250-1500

Program Includes:

The first work day after arrival a full orientation is provided - tour of the town, important landmarks, visiting the bank and phone company for a SIM card, knowledge on how to take the taxi, cultural dos and don'ts among other things.

The activities at assigned placement will be dependent on which area of medicine and health care you are interested in. There are also social events which are planned once per week such as reggae dance class, patois class, cultural session, cooking class and other creative ways to immerse you into the culture.

We offer 24/7 support.

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Experience Required

No.

Qualifications

Dependent on placement, however volunteers who have various types of experience or levels of study or interests can apply.

Application Procedures

  • Letters of Reference
  • Online Application
  • Resume