Volunteer and take part in social work abroad to help many people in need. As a social work volunteer you will primarily focus on social welfare policy and social work practise in underdeveloped countries, leading to a deeper understanding of an otherwise unknown part of the world.
As a social work volunteer you could be involved in defining social and economic issues, hinging development in the native area and assisting in creating strategies to combat major issues such as homelessness, hunger, medical care, education and more. Some programs include fundraising and organising events to raise awareness of current living conditions for the local people. Day to day activities include care work with neglected children, giving community classes focusing on safe sex, educating about the spread of diseases and more.
Top destinations for social work programs abroad include Chile, Ghana, Ecuador and India, and they are desperate for social work volunteers to help them with their research and implement their findings. Check out the programs available to you today.
In April 2015 an earthquake caused devastation to Kathmandu and rural communities, leading to the loss of over 9,000 lives and there is a much needed recovery effort.
Discover the city of Luang Prabang, a World Heritage Site, and teach English to Buddhist novice monks, improving the quality of their education and enabling them to access more opportunities
No matter what your level of experience in the world of healthcare, discover affordable ways for you to get involved and help make a difference.
Volunteer in Ecuador and help to provide a positive and stimulating education for the disadvantaged children who work in the markets of Quito.
Take part on summer volunteer travel programs in India, visit the magnificent Taj Mahal and enjoy a trek in the Himalayan mountain range.
Volunteer at our vibrant and exciting centres in Peru. Work with children and young people who have special needs or have been abused or abandoned.
Teach English to underprivileged children in Cambodia, explore Angkor Wat, one of the Wonders of the World and get up close and personal with elephants!
From the tropical shores of Mantanani Island to the mystical temples of Angkor Wat, become part of Southeast Asia’s vibrant culture on this action packed 3 month volunteer programme.
We are looking for volunteers to work with children in the Amazon jungle! The kids are from different Amazonian native and peasant communities. Learn what life in the jungle is all about!
Teach in a local school in one of the most extraordinary destinations on Earth. Provide vital basic skills, environmental education and get involved with a variety of activities.