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.
Be part of a group living in the community, helping young children to read and write English, do art, dance, drama, music, sport – or anything else you are passionate about.
Volunteers on our physiotherapy placement provide support to patients and staff in the developing world.
Teach English in Thailand and China. No Teaching Experience needed!
Travel to destinations around the world and support local schools and teachers. Whether you have experience in teaching or not, you’ll gain a lot from our Volunteer Teaching experience
Take part in our 3 week course on the beautiful island of Phuket and get job support to as a teacher. Perfect for native English speaking graduates, a great way to spend your time abroad.
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!
Start your TEFL teaching in Thailand with this complete program that hires, trains & places you in good jobs, including a $1,200 subsidy for the TEFL International 120-hour certification.
We offer Ministry of Education licensed 4-week TEFL teacher certification and TEFL internships based in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Teach and discover beautiful Thailand for yourself!
Volunteer at a tropical Wildlife Rescue Centre which houses over 300 rescued animals including bears, monkeys and elephants. This project can be combined with our Elephant Care project.
Use your medical education and intern in Thailand, Belize, Ecuador or Ghana and develop your skills in a range of settings and encounter medical services in the developing world.