We are looking for women volunteers to provide health education, maternal and child nutrition to our rural women groups and make life-long friends.We are excited to get your placement under way where you will explore the beauty of Uganda and experience local culture.
Our volunteer programs are based in Ntoroko and Kabarole districts. In these areas, 98% of its population lives in rural areas, and subsistence agriculture is the major activity. The poverty experienced in this area is not just a lack of money but also the inability to access basic needs, such as health care and health facilities, voluntary HIV counseling and testing, as well as basic affordable education for the children.
Our programs allow you to take part in meaningful community service work, while discovering the people, sights, smells and tastes of rural Uganda. Volunteering in Uganda is a way to totally immerse yourself in Ugandan culture. This is a great opportunity to make life-long friends, learn a new culture from the inside out and discover that one person really can make a difference.
Volunteering opportunities are available in rural village of Uganda.
Have the opportunity to provide education for AIDS orphans, help families to gain economic independence and help to educate the community about health/environment/tourism/cultural issues.
Have the 24/7 support from a non profit organisation since 2007 that will provide you with an affordable and rewarding placement.
Be a part of progressive non profit organisation that has helped women and children in need.
Make a long-term impact in your community of choice - it's not just a vacation. Volunteer will have an opportunity for a game drive at semliki national park, during the drive you may see animals like Elephant, Bush pig, Water Chevrotain, Buffalo, Sitatunga, Dwarf Antelope among others, get to visit the sempaya hot springs too. You can also go for chimpanzee tracking. Add cultural visits to the local communities and crater lakes tour with stunning views of beautiful sceneries. Go shopping as well.
How many volunteers are needed: 20
Listed at: 27-06-2015
Last updated at: 07-11-2017