Frequently Asked Questions

We receive many questions and try to provide answers here. If you cannot find the answer to your question below, please Contact Us.

How Long Can I Volunteer For?


The minimum period of time for volunteering is 1 week. However, there are also 2, 3 and 4 week programs available. See the Fees Section for details about each programs length.


Can I Just Turn Up and Volunteer?


No, we require advance warning for all volunteers. This is so we can make sure there is space available in your chosen program, provide a background check, collect a deposit, and make all necessary arrangements.


Do I Need to Bring Money?


Yes. All volunteers should bring additional money to spend in their free time or for food/services that are not included in their chosen program.


How Do I Get to the Volunteer Location?


Transportation is included with the fee for all courses. Please mention your arrival date when applying for a volunteer position and we will help to arrange transportation to the location.


Can I Bring a Laptop?


Yes, of course! Many of our accommodations feature free Wi-Fi so you can use your computer to keep in touch with people at home.


What Vaccinations Do you Recommend?


We recommend three vaccinations:


·         Hepatitis A

·         Hepatitis B


·         Japanese Encephalitis