Go Volunteer Africa is working to provide quality, meaningful and affordable volunteer projects in Uganda. We focus on underserved rural, semi-urban or slum communities of Uganda and working with disadvantaged children, youth and women, through provision of quality education, healthcare, access to clean water and community development projects.
Joining our affordable volunteer projects in Uganda will be one of the most rewarding experiences you will ever have. If you choose to do volunteer work at our orphanage, schools, youth center or just to be part of our outreaches, you need to be adaptable, flexible and prepared to face and hear heartbreaking stories of the people’s backgrounds.
Our Uganda volunteer Program is an immersion program customized for individual travelers, students, professionals, families, groups, or anyone with the desire to serve in Uganda. The timetable you travel, your village destination, and the projects you may be involved with are all geared to your skills and interests, and the communities’ needs.
If you are interested in participating in our affordable volunteer projects in Uganda, fill volunteer application form and we will work with you to identify your best placement options around Uganda.
AFFORDABLE VOLUNTEER PROJECTS IN UGANDA
Medical or Community Healthcare: Knowledgeable volunteers as well as those certified to carry out medical tasks are in great demand. Help assist doctors with several health-related activities. Opportunities are available all year around in Uganda.
Community Sanitation or Water Improvement: Get involved in the improvement of water and sanitation in Uganda. This includes clearing of drinking wells, building of dry racks and the digging of latrines as well as education on a healthy life style
Teaching or Education Projects: The main focus is providing education to hundreds of children in poor communities in Uganda. Schools provide English, Math, health lessons, Geography and Physics. The schools provide not only education but also opportunities for sports and play, health talks. You can choose teach at Nursery, Primary or Secondary. Teaching experience is not required.
Community Development or Outreaches: You will have the opportunity to try different roles and projects, dependent on your interests and skills. These volunteer opportunities do not require specialized skills (although these would be an advantage!). We accept volunteers for both short and long-term placements, all year round. On arrival, most volunteers see all the projects before selecting the tasks that fit them best.
Orphanage Work and Childcare: The main aim is to create a loving environment for these children. Telling stories, Help in the construction of the new orphanage Home and play centre.
HIV/AIDS Awareness: Interested in helping to combat and help people affected or living with HIV/AIDS? Help create hope among the sick in Uganda and bring back confidence and purpose to their life assuring them that they can still live productive lives, despite their sickness!
Sports and Music Coaching: Promote healthy lifestyles amongst local children/youth through teaching basic skills and tactics of football (soccer) and volleyball, teaching music, dance moves and drama. Given the lack of adequate recreational opportunities available to kids in the villages, our programs seek to provide at-risk children and youth with a safe environment where they can practice these activities in order to make productive use of free time.
Construction and Building Projects: Volunteers who indicate their desire to work in construction enjoy a wide variety of projects to choose from every week. This is the most flexible branch of our operations, as volunteers may choose to work on different projects every week or, alternatively, work on various stages of one project through to completion (assuming they are able to stay throughout the duration of the project).
Environmental Conservation and Tree Planting: The project is engaged in fruit tree planting initiatives at schools and homes that give volunteers the opportunity to contribute to environmentally friendly projects that are made sustainable through education and inclusion.
HOW TO APPLY
To start the process fill Volunteer application form and submit it for consideration and book your placement. For more information on how to get enrolled for the volunteering experience of a lifetime contact us. Or Give us a call | WhatsApp | Telegram | Viber | Imo at +254-796-786292 to talk to a Program Specialist.