Best Volunteer Programs In Ghana - Top Reviews, Lowest Fees

Location: Ghana: Accra, Nkwanta, Rural Areas

Program Duration: 1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months

Dates: Year Round

99 Devon Street West New Plymouth, Taranaki 4342 New Zealand

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Phone: +64 6 758 7949 (International) 1-877-342-6588 (USA/Canada Call Free) 0-808-234-1621 (UK Call Free) 1-800-557-380 (Australia Call Free)

Fax: +64 6 7587949


Are you ready for a meaningful adventure in Ghana? Then join International Volunteer HQ, the world’s most trusted and affordable volunteer abroad organization in Africa!

Choose from 7 volunteer project options based in rural villages and townships within the Greater Accra Region:

- Childcare
- Teaching
- Sports Teaching
- Medical
- Medical Outreach
- Construction & Renovation
- Agriculture

Your program fee includes airport pick-up, orientation, accommodation, meals and 24/7 in-country support. You’ll be accommodated in dedicated dormitory-style volunteer houses, with other like-minded, impact-focused travelers from around the world.

IVHQ is trusted to support the meaningful adventures of thousands of volunteers every year, so before you even depart for Ghana, you’ll receive outstanding personalized service from your expert Volunteer Program Manager.

If you’re all about authentic experiences, diving deep into culture, exploring a country that moves to a vibrant beat, and searching for opportunities to grow, give back and make real connections, then volunteering in Ghana is for you!

Travel Types
  • Heritage Tourism
  • Eco Tours
  • Hiking
  • Safari
  • Tours
  • Trekking

Volunteers must be over 18 years of age at the beginning of the program and have at least a high school education.

Cost in US$:

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Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

Volunteers pay a registration fee of US$299 which covers 24/7 support from an IVHQ program manager, online volunteer training, a comprehensive program guide, and access to deals on flights and travel insurance.

Volunteers also pay a program fee which is dependent on the duration of the volunteer program and covers accommodation and meals during the volunteer placement period, airport pick-up, orientation, program supervision and in-country 24/7 volunteer support. Volunteers are responsible for their own flights, visas, travel insurance and vaccinations (where required).

Credit Available


Experience Required


Volunteer Types
  • Youth Development
  • Youth
  • Volunteer Management
  • Tutor
  • Tourism
  • Teaching
  • Street Children
  • Sports
  • Social Work
  • Orphans
  • Small Business Development
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Health Care
  • Grassroots Organization
  • English Teaching
  • Conservation
  • Public Health
  • Community Development
  • Community Centers
  • Agriculture
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Medicine
  • Health Education
  • Environment
  • Eco-Tourism
  • Childcare & Children
This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Group living
  • Home-stays

Participants Travel to Ghana


Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
1 week
Post Services Include
  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
Year Founded