🌍 VOLUNTEER IN AFRICA 🌍

Volunteer in Africa with Plan My Gap Year, an award-winning, international volunteer abroad organisation. PMGY provides safe, trusted and affordable programmes with a wide range of projects in GhanaMoroccoSouth Africa & Tanzania.

PMGY programmes start on two dedicated start dates every month throughout the year and participants can join us from 1-24 weeks in Africa. Volunteers are provided with an extensive pre-departure support service, airport pickup, orientation, meals, accommodation, project transportation and local support throughout their placement.

The majority of participants are first-time solo travellers, therefore safety and support is our top priority to ensure you have a positive experience volunteering overseas.

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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MOROCCO CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

Enjoy the wonders that Morocco has to offer whilst also giving support to day-care centres that look after Rabat’s most vulnerable children.

From $225

1-12 WEEKS

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MOROCCO ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Teach English along with a variety of other subjects to children from disadvantaged backgrounds in the medieval, coastal city of Rabat.

From $225

1-12 WEEKS

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SOUTH AFRICA CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

In stunning South Africa, help provide essential childcare facilities to struggling families in some of Cape Town's poorest communities.

From $495

2-24 WEEKS

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SOUTH AFRICA ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Teach English and a range of other subjects to underprivileged children from government schools in the stunning setting of cosmopolitan Cape Town.

From $495

2-24 WEEKS

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SOUTH AFRICA WILDLIFE RESERVE VOLUNTEERS

As far as hands on conservation experience goes, this project, set in a world-class game reserve is second to none. The ultimate Big 5 wildlife programme.

From $435

1-12 WEEKS

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TANZANIA CHILDCARE VOLUNTEERS

Leave a lasting impression on the lives of some Tanzania’s most disadvantaged children assisting with childcare and education.

From $375

2-24 WEEKS

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TANZANIA ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS

Teach in a school or orphanage in one of the most extraordinary places in the world. Help the children build a positive, constructive futures for themselves.

From $375

2-24 WEEKS

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TANZANIA MEDICAL VOLUNTEERS

Combine learning with hands-on activities in this placement that will give you essential and exciting experience for your medical career.

From $540

2-24 WEEKS

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REAL AFRICA ENCOUNTER

Spend a life-changing 6, 9 or 12 weeks of volunteering across the world’s second-biggest continent in Ghana, fascinating Tanzania & epic South Africa!

From $1575

6-12 WEEKS

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ULTIMATE ROUND THE WORLD ENCOUNTER

An epic journey across 10 enthralling destinations and 4 breathtaking continents. If you are looking for the ultimate trip, then this is your Encounter!

From $5775

20-40 WEEKS

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FROM $225

AFFORDABLE

NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

You don't need experience or qualifications, just commitment and bags of enthusiasm.

17+ YEAR OLDS

DIVERSE PROJECTS

VARIED CHOICE OF PROJECTS

Community needs are very diverse so you'll certainly not be bored getting stuck in to a huge variety of tasks.

5 COUNTRIES

ACROSS AFRICA

CHALLENGING BUT REWARDING

Provide much needed emotional and physical assistance to the vulnerable within these communities.

1-24 WEEKS

FLEXIBILITY

BIG IMPACT

There are lots of social initiatives to get involved with that make a huge impact on the community.

 

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