Voluntary work is one of the most rewarding things to do while travelling on your gap year. But there are literally hundreds of options, so finding that perfect project can be difficult. The aim of this volunteering database is to present all of your options in a way which is helpful and easily accessible. The section is subdivided into the most popular categories, such as animal volunteering, care work, teaching and conservation, while also allowing you to browse all of the volunteer opportunities by country. Use the bar to the left to navigate and find the perfect placement for you.
You will explore, chart and monitor extensive areas of coral and seagrass beds, record populations of fish and commercially important species and assist in annual reef health check.
The project that you will join in India provides continuous support and care for the street animals of Udaipur; many of which have been abused, neglected, ill or injured.
We are a voluntary social organisation set up primarily to assist children’s education in India. We are also heavily involved with improving the lives of women in rural India, Dharamsala
Join us on an amazing and diverse adventure through the lost kingdoms of Nepal and onwards to breathtaking India, including The Golden Triangle, the Taj Mahal and Goa!
Travel and teach in china No teaching experience required. Enjoy life in China and make a difference to these kids lives!
Work at a centre dedicated to the care and conservation of some of Costa Rica’s most threatened species including sloths, monkeys and loads more.
Spend some time overseas helping build homes, schools and public buildings in developing communities around the world.
Our gap year volunteering project in Tanzania includes 12 weeks in a carefully selected village with an optional additional four weeks of independent travel in East Africa
Depart from London - arrive in Lima - volunteer with underprivileged youth - trek the world famous Machu Picchu - discover Cuzco - return back to London.
Travel to Thailand’s Chiang Mai Province and volunteer with elephants rescued from working in the tourist industry.