Volunteer Abroad in Ghana - United Planet - 6 or 12 Months
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Volunteer Abroad in Ghana - United Planet - 6 or 12 Months


  • Business
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Development
  • Education
  • Small Business Development
  • Teaching
  • Tutor
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Program Duration

7-12 Months

Year(s) Offered

Programs begin in January and August. Please visit our website for details.

Participation Guidelines

American and Canadian Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

- Extensive pre-departure preparation, including a training weekend in New Hampshire with United Planet staff
- Food and lodging in your host country
- Airport transfers
- Emergency medical insurance
- In-country orientation upon arrival and ongoing support and supervision throughout your Quest
- Language training
- Mid-year camp (for 1 year volunteers) and final camp
- Monthly stipend for incidental expenses

Experience Required



- Desire to collaborate with local communities worldwide
- Flexibility, open-mindedness, and a passion for meeting new people
- Adventurous and compassionate spirit

Application Procedures

  • Online Application
  • Physical Exam/Health Records
  • Phone/Video Interview