With an abundance of natural beauty such as deep blue seas and luscious green jungles, it can easily be forgotten that approximately 6.1 million Thai people live below the poverty line.
Volunteering in Thailand can be an easy extension to your gap year. With an abundance of natural beauty such as deep blue seas, luscious green jungles and locals renown to have created, ‘The land of smiles’, it can be easy forgotten that approximately 6.1 million Thai people live well below the national poverty line. The underprivileged Thai community live off the land,eating only food that is locally sourced due to its expense and housed in inexpensive huts.
Many gappers choose to participate in volunteer work in Thailand because of the sheer diversity of projects available to them. You can help build new schools for children who don’t have access to one in the area, teach English to young Buddhist monks in a monastery or care for elephants who are often abused for transport and fashion. Approximately 854,000 Thai people are infected with HIV and AIDS so volunteers with a medical interest or history in this area are always welcome to work with these patients and the wider community to teach them how to prevent it from spreading.
Earn your TEFL certificate while teaching English to deprived kids in countries. It’s a great way to explore a country & give something back.
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!
Get paid to teach English in Thailand & 80 countries worldwide with an accredited TEFL certification & lifetime job placement assistance from International TEFL Academy.
Do you have a passion for empowering the women of our world? Join us to teach, encourage, support and empower women and carry the good work through to the next generation!
Travel to Thailand’s Chiang Mai Province and volunteer with elephants rescued from working in the tourist industry.
Have you ever dreamed of being a BIG CAT keeper or LIVING at a zoo and eating lunch with lions? At our amazing safari we make your dreams REALITY!
Do you have a passion for animals and wildlife? We offer exciting opportunities for you to get real world hands-on experience with conservation efforts in Asia, Africa and The Americas!
Tailor make a trip that is perfect for you. Mix and match from a fantastic range of experiences, from community projects to animal conservation to cultural experiences. Why choose just one?
Do you have a passion for midwifery and assisting mothers in need of assistance at this vital time? We are looking for those with a background in obstetrics to help on our programs.
Play sport against local teams as well as support our work by delivering fun coaching sessions to young people from disadvantaged communities. Help us develop sport for a developing world.