Volunteer Care Work in Jamaica with Projects Abroad

Location: Jamaica: Mandeville

Program Duration: Summer, 1-2 Years, 7-12 Months, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 1-2 Weeks

Dates: Year Round

https://www.projects-abroad.org/

Projects Abroad Inc 600 B Street Suite 300 San Diego, CA 92101 United States

Call Us

Phone: 1-212-244-7234

Fax: -

Description

Projects Abroad offers a Care project in Jamaica in a variety of centers ranging from orphanages, child welfare agencies, children's homes, homes for the elderly, and homes for people with severe disabilities. Volunteer play a vital role in assisting local staff carry out daily tasks and help to provide a fresh perspective on issues facing the centers. Volunteers will have the opportunity to take initiative in carrying out lessons, planning activities, and bringing their own culture into the centers. The more willingness to learn and initiative shown, the more responsibilities volunteers are likely to get.

Care projects in Jamaica are based in Mandeville and volunteers live with local host families.

Highlights

Projects Abroad offers the Care project in Jamaica year-round with no set dates so you can join us whenever suits you best throughout the year!

Degree Level

Undergraduate

Qualifications

None

Languages
  • English

Cost in US$:

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Cost Include Description:

Credit Available

no

Volunteer Types
  • Youth
  • Childcare & Children
  • Social Work
  • Street Children
  • Education
Typical Volunteer
Open minded with a willingness to travel.
Age Range
16+
This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Home-stays

Participants Travel to Jamaica

Independently

Application Process Involves
  • Letters of Reference
Typically The Application Process Time is
10 days
Post Services Include
  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home
Year Founded

1992

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