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.
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.
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.
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.
This project offers volunteers the opportunity to enhance their wildlife photography skills whilst contributing to vital conservation within nearby reserves.
Provide a helping hand on an amazing private game reserve in South Africa, tending to the Big 5 and even helping care for rare Bengal Tigers!
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!
Short-term specials are programmes for 16-19 year olds. They are ideal for anyone interested in exciting foreign travel, making a difference in local communities, and making new friends!
Make a positive impact as you work with local children in a dance studio or as a music volunteer at our project in White River, South Africa.
Assist with childcare & educational activities in a township educare centre while exploring South Africa
Coach Sports to underprivileged children in South Africa, make a difference to local communities and get up close and personal with baby lions!