Africa is an excellent destination to take a career break or to participate in volunteer work. With a diverse range of programmes available, voluntary work in Africa is both challenging and rewarding.
Our voluntary work in Africa involves helping animals, children or community volunteering. We offer a vast amount of wildlife conservation work projects, community volunteering projects and work with children in Africa.
We now have a range of exciting sports programmes in Africa. You can volunteer by coaching sports, develop your own skills on a training programme, or take part in a sports adventure programme.
This is a great opportunity to experience the real South Africa in a small community near Cape Town, as well as making a massive difference to children’s lives by helping them to reading. Not only is this a very rewarding project but you will also be helping towards a generation of children build a brighter future.
Volunteering on this programme gives you an exciting and rare opportunity to work with and care for the animals of Africa on a daily basis. You will look after numerous species, ranging from baboons and meerkats to lions and cheetahs, helping to feed, care and clean them, while also maintaining the centre’s enclosures and grounds.
A fascinating journey from Botswana to Zambia, encapsulating some of the best sights and sounds that southern Africa has to offer. From the friendliness of the people of Maun, to the abundant wildlife in the Okavango Delta and the majestic scenery of Victoria Falls, this trip has something for everyone.
The Ultimate South African adventure! Tour South Africa’s world famous Kruger National Park, work on projects with underprivileged communities in Swaziland and flop on an Indian Ocean beach and relax in Mozambique.
This conservation project in the Namib desert is about getting out into the field and really making a difference at the forefront of elephant conservation. This is your chance to get involved in vital elephant conservation in Namibia.
The Whale Shark is the world’s largest living fish, and the idea of seeing them up close is either scary or exhilarating, depending on whom you talk to. Volunteers on this project will be able to learn about and observe the behaviours of the whale sharks off the coast of Mozambique, during many scuba diving sessions.
Live and work on a safari ranch, helping with efforts to protect black rhino, elephants, buffalo and more. Assist with anti-poaching measures, look after rhino, help with training elephants and get a feel for the real Africa.
Change the lives of the underprivileged children and adults of this South-West Zambian community by working on various volunteer projects. From building homes, assisting with medical care and lending a hand with education you can put your skills to the best possible use and explore the African wilds on a Botswana bush camp and safari!