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.
Discover sunny Thai culture by living and teaching in the local community for two months. This is a great chance to experience authentic Thai culture and gain hands-on teaching practice.
On this project you’ll get experience helping poorer communities. Building a school, playground or help renovate hospitals or homes, you’ll transform the environment in which they live
Earn your TEFL certificate while teaching English to deprived kids in countries. It’s a great way to explore a country & give something back.
Volunteers are needed for this rewarding project in schools and community centres, which helps to improve the lives & opportunities of Burmese communities living in Thailand.
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.
All over the world there are huge numbers of children in need of care and support. By volunteering on a Care placement you can help make an invaluable difference to these people’s lives.
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!
Volunteer abroad working in Orphanages, Child Care Centres, Community Education & Special Needs. Help deprived youngsters learn through play with attention and interaction.
Get paid to teach English in over 80 countries around the world with an accredited TEFL certification & lifetime job placement assistance from International TEFL Academy.
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