Volunteer Abroad in North Western Region

45 Volunteer Abroad Programs in North Western Region

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Do you love the outdoors? Not afraid to get your hands dirty? This program is for you! Volunteers on this project live and work on an agro-ecological farm, which is 3 hours south of San Jose. They will be involved in many different aspects of a self-sufficient farm. The work will include construction, feeding animals, planting seeds, soil conservation, maintenance of medicinal plants, using ...

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Projects Abroad offers the opportunity for volunteers of all ages to join our Care project in Costa Rica, This childcare project is based in day care centers and kindergartens. Based in Heredia and San Jose, volunteers will spend their days at their Care placements, and return to their host family accommodation in the afternoon. At the placement, volunteers typically run educational games and g...

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Delve into one of the world's most bio-diverse countries and really get to know Costa Rica. Maximo Nivel's specialized volunteer projects are a great way to enhance your understanding of conservation and the environment. Project types include: - Sea turtle conservation - Eco-agriculture - coffee farming - Animal care - and more! Conservation volunteers are supervised by biologists,...

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Volunteer with Kaya Responsible Travel in Costa Rica and work in a rescue center for animals that have suffered starvation and neglect, have lost their habitat, have been confiscated as illegal pets, or have been injured and are now undergoing rehabilitation. The aims of the program are to nurture and release animals back into the wild as much as possible. The center also has special breeding p...

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Our health programs focus on public health efforts to address the physical, mental and environmental concerns of Costa Rica. The health projects can provide wonderful opportunities for doctors, nurses, medical and pre-med students, who wish to become familiar with the medical issues and challenges facing the Costa Rica health care system. The specific tasks assigned to volunteers greatly vary ...

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Heredia is a city that is emblematic of the Costa Rican lifestyle. It is located only a short distance away from San José, the capital city of Costa Rica, and offers many big-city amenities, but life in Heredia is decidedly relaxed, calm and enjoyable. The city showcases pleasant plazas, lush green spaces and parks, and friendly people enjoying their days.

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Make a positive difference within the developing world and protect our growing global community. At at uVolunteer, this process starts with you. For almost a decade, uVolunteer has matched thousands of people like you with tailor-made volunteering projects in Ghana, Thailand and Costa Rica, giving volunteers varied opportunities to educate, inform and provide hands-on help in the developing ...

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API offers comprehensive study abroad programs in the wonderful Costa Rican city of San Joaquin de Flores. The Instituto San Joaquin de Flores is a colonial-style building built specifically to be an academic and language school. Topics available include Spanish language and culture, history, business, and environmental sciences. There is also a Spanish for Medical Professions summer program -...

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Most national parks offer on-site shared volunteer accommodations. These living conditions are basic, but clean and comfortable. Most accommodations have electricity and running water, and communal washrooms. Meals are provided 3 times a day (breakfast, lunch and dinner). Spanish proficiency is not required, but volunteers should have a good grasp of the basics. A two week minimum program and m...

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ASVO has over 25 years experience in conservation activities in Costa Rica. We support the National Park system providing international volunteers to work alongside Park Rangers in accordance with MINAET (Ministry of Environment). We also manage 4 sea turtle conservation programs with the help of international volunteers and interns. The intern program is perfect for science or environmental...

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The SPI Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica program is located in the province of Guanacaste, along the Pacific Coast. The province is renowned for its breathtakingly beautiful white sand beaches and clear water. The small town of Flamingo Beach is a perfect locale for high school students to practice your Spanish in the mornings and swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, sailing, or just relaxing...

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Build Abroad is the leader in construction volunteering trips, offering trips working on housing, schools, and disaster relief. Build Abroad feels that construction volunteering is the best way to give back to a community. Construction projects provide a physical impact in a community that will last for years. Currently Build Abroad has locations in Costa Rica, Guatemala, Nepal, Peru, and Thail...

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This is a two-week adventure service program exclusively for middle schoolers across the entire country. This program combines educational and infrastructural service with adventure activities like whitewater rafting, surfing, ziplining, and rainforest exploration.

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World Endeavors offers exciting programs that allow participants to experience Costa Rica, while contributing to the community in a meaningful way. Volunteers can choose from a variety of projects including teaching, orphanage assistance, environmental conservation, wildlife conservation, and community development.

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Embark on the experience of a lifetime and complete a community service project in Costa Rica! Known for its natural wonders and friendly locals, Costa Rica is the perfect place to get away and give back. Community service programs include a variety of projects, including: helping with beach preservation and community development on the Playa Flamingo Community Project, volunteering at local ...