Volunteering in South Africa on your gap year is a great way to make the most of thi wonderful country. You can make it the focus of your travel or include it as part of a wider backpacking adventure. Whether you work with children, animals, or the environment in South Africa, you'll gain valuable experience and incredible memories.
Volunteering in South Africa you will see there is a passionate desire for education – in the classroom, on the sports’ field and about the world!
Volunteering on a Medicine & Healthcare Project with Projects Abroad will provide you with an invaluable experience of the challenges faced by medical institutions in the developing world.
Visit amazing Cape Town in South Africa when you volunteer alongside an international team teaching underprivileged children from townships to surf and care for their coastal environment.
Your work on this project combines many aspects that all help to provide a caring environment to children who have been disadvantaged in life and are looking for a way to improve their prospects
Our Teaching placements are ideal for anyone wanting to make a positive contribution to communities across the developing world.
This teaching program serves a dual purpose; it gives children in rural parts of the world the chance to speak English; and secondly it gives the volunteers an insight into education systems
Help educate orphaned and needy children and support entire communities - from young to old - in an underprivileged community (surrounded by wildlife!) in Zululand, South Africa.
Do you have a passion for alleviating the social deprivation in communities around the world? You do? Then we desperately need you on our social work programs helping children in need.
Discover affordable and responsible ways to get involved as a childcare volunteer around the world...
Do you have a passion for sports, the arts or music? We welcome volunteers with an interest in these areas to help us to help others around the world!