Ghana opportunities are available in orphanages, schools, hospitals and community health clinics. The Ghana volunteering projects are located in Accra, Volta, Kumasi and Ashanti. As a volunteer in Ghana, you do not need to have any specific skills or qualifications. Volunteer jobs in Ghana are available for skilled and unskilled personnel from all nationalities. Individual volunteers as well as couples, families and groups are welcome to apply. Upon arrival for your volunteer placement, you will receive a full orientation to prepare you for your stay. You will live amongst the local families and help to develop and support their communities.
Volunteers assist in caring for orphans, destitute and abandoned children. Caring work includes, washing, assisting in cooking for the children, bathing them, feeding, dressing and keeping the children active within the homes. You can also assist in building and repairing facilities at the orphanage. Some of the orphans lost their parents through HIV/AIDS. Volunteers can also assist in teaching English language and other subjects and extra curriculum activities at the orphanages. Working at an orphanage in Ghana will be one of the most challenging and rewarding experiences of your life.
Health Care, Medical and Nursing Volunteering