DUKE OF EDINBURGH OVERSEAS RESIDENTIAL PROJECTS

Plan My Gap Year are an approved Duke Of Edinburgh Activity Provider allowing you to complete your Residential section on one of our overseas volunteer experiences. All of our programmes applicable across BaliGhanaIndia & Sri Lanka are certified in meeting your Residential requirements. We have dedicated staff on-hand to sign and deliver on any paperwork, support structure and feedback that you and your assessor may require as contribution to the award.

 

The Residential opportunities are available for participants aged 16+ and require a minimum of seven days commitment overseas. We are here every step of the way to support you in planning your Residential from booking flights and arranging insurance to organising your airport pick up and meals and accommodation. So why not choose to do something exciting and adventurous and use your Residential as an opportunity to have a positive impact on local communities, build and develop your social skills and explore new cultures and horizons!

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BALI CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

Stay in the rice bowl of Bali in the traditional town of Tabanan and give that most precious commodity of all, your time, to children desperate to learn!

From $375

2-16 WEEKS

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BALI ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Teach English in this amazing location set amongst rice paddies and local culture. Invest your time in Bali’s children and ensure their future is bright!

From $375

2-16 WEEKS

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BALI MEDICAL VOLUNTEERS

This first-hand experience in the Balinese healthcare system will be an eye opening introduction to the mix of traditional and western medical practices.

From $435

2-16 WEEKS

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BALI WILDLIFE RESCUE VOLUNTEERS

Help rehabilitate and establish the well-being of over 100 different endangered animals whilst participating on the Bali wildlife programme.

From $270

1-16 WEEKS

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GHANA CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

Brighten up the lives of vulnerable children in Ghana and make a vital and important contribution to their daily lives.

From $375

2-24 WEEKS

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GHANA DISABLED CHILDREN VOLUNTEERS

Do your bit to help care for Ghanaian children with special needs. Assist local staff by getting involved in essential education and rehabilitation sessions.

From $375

2-24 WEEKS

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GHANA ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Help young children develop the skills that will help improve their future job prospects. Teach a variety of subjects such as English, Maths and Art.

From $375

2-24 WEEKS

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GHANA MEDICAL VOLUNTEERS

A fantastic opportunity to gain experience and insight into the health care system. Learn from local staff and get involved in supporting them.

From $465

2-24 WEEKS

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GHANA MENTAL HEALTH & PSYCHOLOGY EXPERIENCE

Designed for those currently studying mental health or psychology, this is an opportunity to gain insight and awareness within a hospital based setting.

From $465

2-12 WEEKS

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INDIA CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

Volunteer at a childcare project in India and become truly engaged in the daily lives and development of these underprivileged children.

From $360

2-24 WEEKS

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INDIA DISABLED CHILDREN VOLUNTEERS

This is a fantastic project for anyone interested in contributing to the lives of children with learning difficulties in a country packed with natural beauty.

From $360

2-24 WEEKS

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INDIA ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Use your creativity and enthusiasm to help children in primary and secondary schools in India reach their full potential by teaching them English.

From $360

2-24 WEEKS

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INDIA MEDICAL VOLUNTEERS

Gain practical medical experience and insight on PMGY’s medical programme in India, whilst bringing support to some of Delhi’s poorest people.

From $360

2-24 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

On this uncrowded, exotic and developing island there are many vulnerable children in much need of volunteer's care and support.

From $390

2-24 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA DOG RESCUE VOLUNTEERS

Get involved in making a real difference to the lives of street dogs in Sri Lanka. Help do your bit to ensure they have a bright future!

From $300

1-24 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA ELEPHANT VOLUNTEERS

If you love elephants you will love this! Elephants in their natural habitat combined with meaningful research represent a perfect match!

From $705

1-12 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Teach novice Buddhist monks or children displaced by the Tsunami. English is a valuable skill that will greatly enhance their future career prospects.

From $390

2-24 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA FAMILY VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Do something different and amazing with your family and give back to a local Sri Lankan community whilst immersing yourselves in the culture and lifestyle.

From $675

10 DAYS

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SRI LANKA MEDICAL EXPERIENCE

Gain invaluable medical experience, an opportunity not to be missed in this gorgeous part of the world by those pursuing a career in medicine.

From $420

2-12 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA MENTAL HEALTH & PSYCHOLOGY EXPERIENCE

Using a combination of lectures, meditations, consultations and community projects, further your awareness of mental health in a new culture.

From $450

2-12 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA RENOVATION & COMMUNITY WORK VOLUNTEERS

Get stuck into community life in Sri Lanka. Get your hands dirty helping with renovation and community work across local temples, schools and hospitals.

From $390

2-24 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA TURTLE CONSERVATION VOLUNTEERS

Help protect and rehabilitate at-risk sea turtles whilst also taking part in community development projects. Experience a different side of Sri Lanka.

From $300

1-24 WEEKS

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SRI LANKA VOLUNTEER & ADVENTURE EXPERIENCE – UNDER 18s

Do something life-changing by discovering the real Sri Lanka. Spend two amazing weeks exploring and volunteering in this hugely inspiring country.

From $750

2 WEEKS

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FROM $270

1-24 WEEKS

ACCESSIBLE & INCLUSIVE

The format of each of our approved programmes remains exactly the same as our normal set up!

24/7 SUPPORT

SAFE & RISK ASSESSED

SAFETY & STRUCTURE

DofE programmes work with highly involved teams who a great structures for younger volunteers.

4 COUNTRIES

30 PROGRAMMES

BEST CHOICE OF PROGRAMMES

Whether you choose wildlife, childcare or teaching, all these options are available for DofE.

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DofE APPROVED PROVIDER

DofE students represent a growing number of our volunteers and many return the following year!

 

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