Volunteer Abroad in South Africa: United Planet 6-12 Months
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Volunteer Abroad in South Africa: United Planet 6-12 Months


South Africa: Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Rural Areas


  • Business
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Human Rights
  • Marketing
  • Orphans
  • Senior Citizens
  • Small Business Development
  • Social Work
  • Sports
  • Street Children
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Program Duration

7-12 Months

Year(s) Offered

Programs begin in January and August. Please contact us for details.

Participation Guidelines

American and Canadian Participants. This Program is also open to Couples.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

- Extensive pre-departure preparation, including a training weekend in New Hampshire
- Food and lodging
- 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

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