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Looking for the world's largest range of affordable volunteer abroad programs? With fully hosted programs in over 50 different destinations and fees as little as CA$28 per day including accommodation and meals, IVHQ has an affordable volunteering opportunity that's right for you!

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Argentina - Buenos Aires

Explore volunteering in Argentina - Buenos Aires
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$639 Equivalent to CA$91/day
2 weeks CA$955 Equivalent to CA$68/day
3 weeks CA$1177 Equivalent to CA$56/day
4 weeks CA$1400 Equivalent to CA$50/day
5 weeks CA$1623 Equivalent to CA$46/day
6 weeks CA$1845 Equivalent to CA$44/day
8 weeks CA$2290 Equivalent to CA$41/day
10 weeks CA$2736 Equivalent to CA$39/day
12 weeks CA$3181 Equivalent to CA$38/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Argentina - Buenos Aires:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Argentina - Buenos Aires:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Buenos Aires generally find US$250-300 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including in-country tours and optional Spanish lessons.
  • Breakfast
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Argentina - Cordoba

Explore volunteering in Argentina - Cordoba
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$502 Equivalent to CA$72/day
2 weeks CA$811 Equivalent to CA$58/day
3 weeks CA$1077 Equivalent to CA$51/day
4 weeks CA$1342 Equivalent to CA$48/day
5 weeks CA$1608 Equivalent to CA$46/day
6 weeks CA$1867 Equivalent to CA$44/day
8 weeks CA$2369 Equivalent to CA$42/day
10 weeks CA$2858 Equivalent to CA$41/day
12 weeks CA$3289 Equivalent to CA$39/day
16 weeks CA$4150 Equivalent to CA$37/day
20 weeks CA$5012 Equivalent to CA$36/day
24 weeks CA$5816 Equivalent to CA$35/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Argentina - Cordoba:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Argentina - Cordoba:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cordoba generally find US$120 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including in-country tours and optional Spanish lessons.
  • Breakfast and dinner are served every weekday
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Lunch and then dinner on the weekend
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Australia

Explore volunteering in Australia
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$1486 Equivalent to CA$212/day
2 weeks CA$2965 Equivalent to CA$212/day
3 weeks CA$4373 Equivalent to CA$208/day
4 weeks CA$5781 Equivalent to CA$206/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Australia:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Australia generally find US$250 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as all breakfasts, weekend lunches and all dinners, and local tours and activities.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 30 days of the program start date are subject to a US$430 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Weekday lunches
  • Ferry rides to and from your placement each weekday
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • Weekend lunches
  • Airport pick-up
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Bali - Lovina

Explore volunteering in Bali - Lovina
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$610 Equivalent to CA$87/day
2 weeks CA$879 Equivalent to CA$63/day
3 weeks CA$1154 Equivalent to CA$55/day
4 weeks CA$1401 Equivalent to CA$50/day
5 weeks CA$1634 Equivalent to CA$47/day
6 weeks CA$1867 Equivalent to CA$44/day
8 weeks CA$2311 Equivalent to CA$41/day
10 weeks CA$2754 Equivalent to CA$39/day
12 weeks CA$3198 Equivalent to CA$38/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Bali - Lovina:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Bali - Lovina:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bali - Lovina generally find US$80-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from your volunteer project
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Bali - Ubud

Explore volunteering in Bali - Ubud
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$552 Equivalent to CA$79/day
2 weeks CA$814 Equivalent to CA$58/day
3 weeks CA$1075 Equivalent to CA$51/day
4 weeks CA$1344 Equivalent to CA$48/day
5 weeks CA$1598 Equivalent to CA$46/day
6 weeks CA$1824 Equivalent to CA$43/day
8 weeks CA$2267 Equivalent to CA$41/day
10 weeks CA$2711 Equivalent to CA$39/day
12 weeks CA$3155 Equivalent to CA$38/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Bali - Ubud:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Bali - Ubud:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bali - Ubud generally find US$80-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from your volunteer project
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Belize

Explore volunteering in Belize
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$1508 Equivalent to CA$302/day
2 weeks CA$2836 Equivalent to CA$284/day
3 weeks CA$4165 Equivalent to CA$278/day
4 weeks CA$5493 Equivalent to CA$275/day
5 weeks CA$6822 Equivalent to CA$273/day
6 weeks CA$8150 Equivalent to CA$272/day
8 weeks CA$10808 Equivalent to CA$270/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Belize:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Belize generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including accommodation and meals on the weekends, and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: Volunteers will need to budget an extra US$30 per week for Marine Conservation Park fees, US$30 per week for dive gear rental and a US$50 fuel surcharge.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$550 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Meals (Monday lunch to Friday breakfast)
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Accommodation and meals on weekends
  • Airport pick-up
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Botswana

Explore volunteering in Botswana
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$1707 Equivalent to CA$244/day
2 weeks CA$2683 Equivalent to CA$192/day
3 weeks CA$3658 Equivalent to CA$174/day
4 weeks CA$4632 Equivalent to CA$165/day
5 weeks CA$5607 Equivalent to CA$160/day
6 weeks CA$6582 Equivalent to CA$157/day
8 weeks CA$8533 Equivalent to CA$152/day
10 weeks CA$10482 Equivalent to CA$150/day
12 weeks CA$12432 Equivalent to CA$148/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Botswana:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Airport pick-up
  • Return bus and shuttle transport to/from Johannesburg to Botswana
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Brazil

Explore volunteering in Brazil
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
2 weeks CA$818 Equivalent to CA$58/day
3 weeks CA$1034 Equivalent to CA$49/day
4 weeks CA$1249 Equivalent to CA$45/day
5 weeks CA$1465 Equivalent to CA$42/day
6 weeks CA$1680 Equivalent to CA$40/day
8 weeks CA$2111 Equivalent to CA$38/day
10 weeks CA$2542 Equivalent to CA$36/day
12 weeks CA$2973 Equivalent to CA$35/day
16 weeks CA$3834 Equivalent to CA$34/day
20 weeks CA$4696 Equivalent to CA$34/day
24 weeks CA$5558 Equivalent to CA$33/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Brazil:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Brazil generally find US$250 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including lunch, dinner and miscellaneous spending.
  • Breakfast
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Cambodia

Explore volunteering in Cambodia
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
2 weeks CA$617 Equivalent to CA$44/day
3 weeks CA$811 Equivalent to CA$39/day
4 weeks CA$976 Equivalent to CA$35/day
5 weeks CA$1141 Equivalent to CA$33/day
6 weeks CA$1307 Equivalent to CA$31/day
8 weeks CA$1637 Equivalent to CA$29/day
10 weeks CA$1967 Equivalent to CA$28/day
12 weeks CA$2290 Equivalent to CA$27/day
16 weeks CA$2922 Equivalent to CA$26/day
20 weeks CA$3554 Equivalent to CA$25/day
24 weeks CA$4186 Equivalent to CA$25/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Cambodia:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Cambodia:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cambodia generally find US$80-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

China

Explore volunteering in China
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$481 Equivalent to CA$69/day
2 weeks CA$739 Equivalent to CA$53/day
3 weeks CA$998 Equivalent to CA$48/day
4 weeks CA$1256 Equivalent to CA$45/day
5 weeks CA$1515 Equivalent to CA$43/day
6 weeks CA$1773 Equivalent to CA$42/day
8 weeks CA$2290 Equivalent to CA$41/day
10 weeks CA$2807 Equivalent to CA$40/day
12 weeks CA$3325 Equivalent to CA$40/day
16 weeks CA$4359 Equivalent to CA$39/day
20 weeks CA$5393 Equivalent to CA$39/day
24 weeks CA$6427 Equivalent to CA$38/day
These fees apply to the following projects in China:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in China generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch during the weekdays and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Weekend lunch
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Colombia

Explore volunteering in Colombia
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$495 Equivalent to CA$83/day
2 weeks CA$841 Equivalent to CA$70/day
3 weeks CA$1166 Equivalent to CA$65/day
4 weeks CA$1482 Equivalent to CA$62/day
5 weeks CA$1798 Equivalent to CA$60/day
6 weeks CA$2114 Equivalent to CA$59/day
8 weeks CA$2688 Equivalent to CA$56/day
10 weeks CA$3263 Equivalent to CA$54/day
12 weeks CA$3837 Equivalent to CA$53/day
16 weeks CA$4814 Equivalent to CA$50/day
20 weeks CA$5791 Equivalent to CA$48/day
24 weeks CA$6767 Equivalent to CA$47/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Colombia generally find US$200 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including lunches and dinners, transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Breakfast
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Costa Rica

Explore volunteering in Costa Rica
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$667 Equivalent to CA$95/day
2 weeks CA$1084 Equivalent to CA$77/day
3 weeks CA$1515 Equivalent to CA$72/day
4 weeks CA$1910 Equivalent to CA$68/day
5 weeks CA$2219 Equivalent to CA$63/day
6 weeks CA$2527 Equivalent to CA$60/day
8 weeks CA$3145 Equivalent to CA$56/day
10 weeks CA$3763 Equivalent to CA$54/day
12 weeks CA$4380 Equivalent to CA$52/day
16 weeks CA$5615 Equivalent to CA$50/day
20 weeks CA$6851 Equivalent to CA$49/day
24 weeks CA$8086 Equivalent to CA$48/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Costa Rica generally find US$150 - US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses. Please note this budget is for general expenses and does not include money you will need for any weekend activities you plan to do.
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Lunch
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Croatia

Explore volunteering in Croatia
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$991 Equivalent to CA$142/day
2 weeks CA$1579 Equivalent to CA$113/day
3 weeks CA$2168 Equivalent to CA$103/day
4 weeks CA$2757 Equivalent to CA$98/day
5 weeks CA$3346 Equivalent to CA$96/day
6 weeks CA$3935 Equivalent to CA$94/day
8 weeks CA$5113 Equivalent to CA$91/day
10 weeks CA$6290 Equivalent to CA$90/day
12 weeks CA$7468 Equivalent to CA$89/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Croatia:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Croatia:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Croatia generally find US$80 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Ecuador - Quito

Explore volunteering in Ecuador - Quito
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$517 Equivalent to CA$74/day
2 weeks CA$739 Equivalent to CA$53/day
3 weeks CA$962 Equivalent to CA$46/day
4 weeks CA$1184 Equivalent to CA$42/day
5 weeks CA$1407 Equivalent to CA$40/day
6 weeks CA$1630 Equivalent to CA$39/day
8 weeks CA$2075 Equivalent to CA$37/day
10 weeks CA$2520 Equivalent to CA$36/day
12 weeks CA$2965 Equivalent to CA$35/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Quito generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as meals, personal spending and local tours and activities.
  • Breakfast
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Fiji

Explore volunteering in Fiji
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$718 Equivalent to CA$103/day
2 weeks CA$1034 Equivalent to CA$74/day
3 weeks CA$1357 Equivalent to CA$65/day
4 weeks CA$1673 Equivalent to CA$60/day
5 weeks CA$1960 Equivalent to CA$56/day
6 weeks CA$2254 Equivalent to CA$54/day
8 weeks CA$2843 Equivalent to CA$51/day
10 weeks CA$3461 Equivalent to CA$49/day
12 weeks CA$4050 Equivalent to CA$48/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Fiji:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Fiji:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Fiji generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from your volunteer placement each day
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Galapagos Islands

Explore volunteering in Galapagos Islands
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
2 weeks CA$2039 Equivalent to CA$146/day
3 weeks CA$2786 Equivalent to CA$133/day
4 weeks CA$3533 Equivalent to CA$126/day
5 weeks CA$4280 Equivalent to CA$122/day
6 weeks CA$5027 Equivalent to CA$120/day
8 weeks CA$6520 Equivalent to CA$116/day
10 weeks CA$8014 Equivalent to CA$114/day
12 weeks CA$9508 Equivalent to CA$113/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Program Fees for the Galapagos Islands program are non-refundable once inside 30 days of the program start date. Any changes or cancellations within 30 days of the program start date are subject to a US$500 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Transient visa (for all volunteers aged 18+ - this visa is specific to Galapagos National Park only)
  • Local pickup
  • Return ferry from Santa Cruz to Isabela island
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Transit Control Card
  • Water taxis
  • Bus transfer from airport to ferry dock
  • Return bus from ferry to the airport when your program finishes
  • National Park Entry Fee (only required for volunteers under the age of 18)
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Ghana

Explore volunteering in Ghana
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$545 Equivalent to CA$78/day
2 weeks CA$810 Equivalent to CA$58/day
3 weeks CA$1011 Equivalent to CA$48/day
4 weeks CA$1212 Equivalent to CA$43/day
5 weeks CA$1413 Equivalent to CA$40/day
6 weeks CA$1614 Equivalent to CA$38/day
8 weeks CA$2102 Equivalent to CA$38/day
10 weeks CA$2591 Equivalent to CA$37/day
12 weeks CA$3096 Equivalent to CA$37/day
16 weeks CA$4142 Equivalent to CA$37/day
20 weeks CA$5187 Equivalent to CA$37/day
24 weeks CA$6233 Equivalent to CA$37/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Ghana:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Ghana:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Ghana generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including water, toilet paper, transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transportation to and from placement
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return airport transfer when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Greece - Alonissos

Explore volunteering in Greece - Alonissos
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$2226 Equivalent to CA$318/day
2 weeks CA$4208 Equivalent to CA$301/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Greece - Alonissos:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Alonissos generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Local pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Lunch
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Greece - Athens

Explore volunteering in Greece - Athens
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$991 Equivalent to CA$142/day
2 weeks CA$1508 Equivalent to CA$108/day
3 weeks CA$2025 Equivalent to CA$96/day
4 weeks CA$2542 Equivalent to CA$91/day
5 weeks CA$3059 Equivalent to CA$87/day
6 weeks CA$3576 Equivalent to CA$85/day
8 weeks CA$4610 Equivalent to CA$82/day
10 weeks CA$5644 Equivalent to CA$81/day
12 weeks CA$6678 Equivalent to CA$80/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Athens generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including, transportation, water and miscellaneous spending.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Guatemala

Explore volunteering in Guatemala
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$531 Equivalent to CA$76/day
2 weeks CA$904 Equivalent to CA$65/day
3 weeks CA$1180 Equivalent to CA$56/day
4 weeks CA$1433 Equivalent to CA$51/day
5 weeks CA$1713 Equivalent to CA$49/day
6 weeks CA$1993 Equivalent to CA$47/day
8 weeks CA$2553 Equivalent to CA$46/day
10 weeks CA$3113 Equivalent to CA$44/day
12 weeks CA$3674 Equivalent to CA$44/day
16 weeks CA$4794 Equivalent to CA$43/day
20 weeks CA$5914 Equivalent to CA$42/day
24 weeks CA$7034 Equivalent to CA$42/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Guatemala:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Guatemala:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Guatemala generally find US$80 - US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses. Please note this budget is for general expenses and does not include money you will need for any weekend activities you plan to do.
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Lunch
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

India - Delhi

Explore volunteering in India - Delhi
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$473 Equivalent to CA$68/day
2 weeks CA$596 Equivalent to CA$43/day
3 weeks CA$789 Equivalent to CA$38/day
4 weeks CA$983 Equivalent to CA$35/day
5 weeks CA$1177 Equivalent to CA$34/day
6 weeks CA$1371 Equivalent to CA$33/day
8 weeks CA$1788 Equivalent to CA$32/day
10 weeks CA$2175 Equivalent to CA$31/day
12 weeks CA$2563 Equivalent to CA$31/day
16 weeks CA$3339 Equivalent to CA$30/day
20 weeks CA$4114 Equivalent to CA$29/day
24 weeks CA$4890 Equivalent to CA$29/day
These fees apply to the following projects in India - Delhi:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in India - Delhi:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Delhi generally find US$100 per week sufficient for additional transport and miscellaneous expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Transportation to and from placement and accommodation each day
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

India - Kerala

Explore volunteering in India - Kerala
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$639 Equivalent to CA$91/day
2 weeks CA$847 Equivalent to CA$61/day
3 weeks CA$1055 Equivalent to CA$50/day
4 weeks CA$1263 Equivalent to CA$45/day
5 weeks CA$1472 Equivalent to CA$42/day
6 weeks CA$1680 Equivalent to CA$40/day
8 weeks CA$2096 Equivalent to CA$37/day
10 weeks CA$2513 Equivalent to CA$36/day
12 weeks CA$2930 Equivalent to CA$35/day
These fees apply to the following projects in India - Kerala:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in India - Kerala:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Kerala generally find US$100 - US$150 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Sunday dinners
  • Transport to and from your placement and accommodated each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Italy - Rome

Explore volunteering in Italy - Rome
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
2 weeks CA$2348 Equivalent to CA$168/day
3 weeks CA$3310 Equivalent to CA$158/day
4 weeks CA$4272 Equivalent to CA$153/day
5 weeks CA$5235 Equivalent to CA$150/day
6 weeks CA$6197 Equivalent to CA$148/day
8 weeks CA$8122 Equivalent to CA$145/day
10 weeks CA$10046 Equivalent to CA$144/day
12 weeks CA$11971 Equivalent to CA$143/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Rome generally find US$200 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including lunches, transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Lunch
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Jamaica

Explore volunteering in Jamaica
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$754 Equivalent to CA$108/day
2 weeks CA$1327 Equivalent to CA$95/day
3 weeks CA$1852 Equivalent to CA$88/day
4 weeks CA$2346 Equivalent to CA$84/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Jamaica:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Jamaica:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Jamaica generally find US$400 -$500 per week to be sufficient for additional expenses.
  • Light breakfast supplies
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Jordan

Explore volunteering in Jordan
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$1226 Equivalent to CA$175/day
2 weeks CA$1786 Equivalent to CA$128/day
3 weeks CA$2346 Equivalent to CA$112/day
4 weeks CA$2907 Equivalent to CA$104/day
5 weeks CA$3467 Equivalent to CA$99/day
6 weeks CA$4027 Equivalent to CA$96/day
8 weeks CA$5147 Equivalent to CA$92/day
10 weeks CA$6267 Equivalent to CA$90/day
12 weeks CA$7388 Equivalent to CA$88/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Jordan generally find US$50 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Kenya

Explore volunteering in Kenya
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$538 Equivalent to CA$77/day
2 weeks CA$739 Equivalent to CA$53/day
3 weeks CA$940 Equivalent to CA$45/day
4 weeks CA$1141 Equivalent to CA$41/day
5 weeks CA$1342 Equivalent to CA$38/day
6 weeks CA$1544 Equivalent to CA$37/day
8 weeks CA$1946 Equivalent to CA$35/day
10 weeks CA$2348 Equivalent to CA$34/day
12 weeks CA$2750 Equivalent to CA$33/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Kenya generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return airport transfer when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Laos

Explore volunteering in Laos
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$409 Equivalent to CA$58/day
2 weeks CA$646 Equivalent to CA$46/day
3 weeks CA$883 Equivalent to CA$42/day
4 weeks CA$1113 Equivalent to CA$40/day
5 weeks CA$1342 Equivalent to CA$38/day
6 weeks CA$1572 Equivalent to CA$37/day
8 weeks CA$1888 Equivalent to CA$34/day
10 weeks CA$2204 Equivalent to CA$32/day
12 weeks CA$2520 Equivalent to CA$30/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Laos:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Laos:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Laos generally find US$75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from volunteer project
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Lombok

Explore volunteering in Lombok
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$639 Equivalent to CA$91/day
2 weeks CA$904 Equivalent to CA$65/day
3 weeks CA$1170 Equivalent to CA$56/day
4 weeks CA$1421 Equivalent to CA$51/day
5 weeks CA$1651 Equivalent to CA$47/day
6 weeks CA$1881 Equivalent to CA$45/day
8 weeks CA$2326 Equivalent to CA$42/day
10 weeks CA$2772 Equivalent to CA$40/day
12 weeks CA$3202 Equivalent to CA$38/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Lombok:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Lombok:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Lombok generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$150 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from your volunteer placement each day
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Madagascar

Explore volunteering in Madagascar
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$718 Equivalent to CA$103/day
2 weeks CA$1091 Equivalent to CA$78/day
3 weeks CA$1479 Equivalent to CA$70/day
4 weeks CA$1867 Equivalent to CA$67/day
5 weeks CA$2254 Equivalent to CA$64/day
6 weeks CA$2642 Equivalent to CA$63/day
8 weeks CA$3418 Equivalent to CA$61/day
10 weeks CA$4193 Equivalent to CA$60/day
12 weeks CA$4969 Equivalent to CA$59/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Madagascar:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Madagascar:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Madagascar generally find US$70-120 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Morocco

Explore volunteering in Morocco
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$567 Equivalent to CA$81/day
2 weeks CA$1012 Equivalent to CA$72/day
3 weeks CA$1321 Equivalent to CA$63/day
4 weeks CA$1630 Equivalent to CA$58/day
5 weeks CA$1939 Equivalent to CA$55/day
6 weeks CA$2247 Equivalent to CA$54/day
8 weeks CA$2865 Equivalent to CA$51/day
10 weeks CA$3325 Equivalent to CA$48/day
12 weeks CA$3784 Equivalent to CA$45/day
16 weeks CA$4682 Equivalent to CA$42/day
20 weeks CA$5572 Equivalent to CA$40/day
24 weeks CA$6463 Equivalent to CA$38/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Morocco generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Namibia

Explore volunteering in Namibia
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
2 weeks CA$1717 Equivalent to CA$123/day
3 weeks CA$2533 Equivalent to CA$121/day
4 weeks CA$3349 Equivalent to CA$120/day
5 weeks CA$4165 Equivalent to CA$119/day
6 weeks CA$4981 Equivalent to CA$119/day
8 weeks CA$6157 Equivalent to CA$110/day
10 weeks CA$7217 Equivalent to CA$103/day
12 weeks CA$8372 Equivalent to CA$100/day
16 weeks CA$11134 Equivalent to CA$99/day
20 weeks CA$13667 Equivalent to CA$98/day
24 weeks CA$16383 Equivalent to CA$98/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Namibia:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Namibia generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up and drop-off
  • Donation to sanctuary
  • Uniform (one pair of pants and one shirt)
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Visa, flights, vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Nepal

Explore volunteering in Nepal
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$394 Equivalent to CA$56/day
2 weeks CA$581 Equivalent to CA$42/day
3 weeks CA$768 Equivalent to CA$37/day
4 weeks CA$955 Equivalent to CA$34/day
5 weeks CA$1141 Equivalent to CA$33/day
6 weeks CA$1328 Equivalent to CA$32/day
8 weeks CA$1673 Equivalent to CA$30/day
10 weeks CA$2017 Equivalent to CA$29/day
12 weeks CA$2362 Equivalent to CA$28/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Nepal generally find US$45 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, transportation and local tours & activities.
  • Daily breakfast and dinners
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Daily lunches
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

New Zealand

Explore volunteering in New Zealand
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
2 weeks CA$1802 Equivalent to CA$129/day
3 weeks CA$2628 Equivalent to CA$125/day
4 weeks CA$3447 Equivalent to CA$123/day
5 weeks CA$4258 Equivalent to CA$122/day
6 weeks CA$5062 Equivalent to CA$121/day
8 weeks CA$6650 Equivalent to CA$119/day
10 weeks CA$8222 Equivalent to CA$117/day
12 weeks CA$9788 Equivalent to CA$117/day
These fees apply to the following projects in New Zealand:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in New Zealand generally find a weekly budget of US$150 for dinners, weekend meals, transport and other miscellaneous expenses to be sufficient.
  • Any changes or cancellations between 5-14 days of arrival are subject to a minimum US$186 late change/cancellation charge.
  • If changing or cancelling inside 4 days of arrival, this is subject to a minimum US$442 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast and lunch (Monday to Friday)
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Dinner everyday
  • Meals on the weekend
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Peru - Cusco

Explore volunteering in Peru - Cusco
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$531 Equivalent to CA$76/day
2 weeks CA$904 Equivalent to CA$65/day
3 weeks CA$1180 Equivalent to CA$56/day
4 weeks CA$1433 Equivalent to CA$51/day
5 weeks CA$1713 Equivalent to CA$49/day
6 weeks CA$1993 Equivalent to CA$47/day
8 weeks CA$2553 Equivalent to CA$46/day
10 weeks CA$3113 Equivalent to CA$44/day
12 weeks CA$3674 Equivalent to CA$44/day
16 weeks CA$4794 Equivalent to CA$43/day
20 weeks CA$5914 Equivalent to CA$42/day
24 weeks CA$7034 Equivalent to CA$42/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Peru - Cusco:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Peru - Cusco:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cusco generally find US$100 - $150 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such lunches, public transportation, personal spending money, etc..
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Lunch
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Peru - Lima

Explore volunteering in Peru - Lima
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$394 Equivalent to CA$56/day
2 weeks CA$700 Equivalent to CA$50/day
3 weeks CA$1005 Equivalent to CA$48/day
4 weeks CA$1199 Equivalent to CA$43/day
5 weeks CA$1398 Equivalent to CA$40/day
6 weeks CA$1600 Equivalent to CA$38/day
8 weeks CA$2016 Equivalent to CA$36/day
10 weeks CA$2418 Equivalent to CA$35/day
12 weeks CA$2820 Equivalent to CA$34/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Peru - Lima:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Peru - Lima:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Lima generally find US$50 - $100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as snacks, lunches, in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.
  • Anyone volunteering during the week before Christmas will have a one-off surcharge of US$70 added to their file when registering, for Christmas activities within the community.
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Lunch
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Philippines

Explore volunteering in Philippines
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$545 Equivalent to CA$78/day
2 weeks CA$764 Equivalent to CA$55/day
3 weeks CA$1039 Equivalent to CA$50/day
4 weeks CA$1286 Equivalent to CA$46/day
5 weeks CA$1533 Equivalent to CA$44/day
6 weeks CA$1781 Equivalent to CA$42/day
8 weeks CA$2275 Equivalent to CA$41/day
10 weeks CA$2769 Equivalent to CA$40/day
12 weeks CA$3263 Equivalent to CA$39/day
16 weeks CA$4251 Equivalent to CA$38/day
20 weeks CA$5239 Equivalent to CA$37/day
24 weeks CA$6227 Equivalent to CA$37/day
These fees apply to the following projects in the Philippines:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in the Philippines:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Philippines generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from volunteer project
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Portugal

Explore volunteering in Portugal
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$1012 Equivalent to CA$145/day
2 weeks CA$1529 Equivalent to CA$109/day
3 weeks CA$2046 Equivalent to CA$97/day
4 weeks CA$2563 Equivalent to CA$92/day
5 weeks CA$3095 Equivalent to CA$88/day
6 weeks CA$3626 Equivalent to CA$86/day
8 weeks CA$4689 Equivalent to CA$84/day
10 weeks CA$5752 Equivalent to CA$82/day
12 weeks CA$6815 Equivalent to CA$81/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Portugal:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Portugal:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers on Lisbon based projects and on the Biological Park Conservation project generally find US$65 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses. For those on the Wolf Conservation project, we recommend a weekly budget of US$150.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Portugal - Porto

Explore volunteering in Portugal - Porto
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$991 Equivalent to CA$142/day
2 weeks CA$1723 Equivalent to CA$123/day
3 weeks CA$2456 Equivalent to CA$117/day
4 weeks CA$3188 Equivalent to CA$114/day
5 weeks CA$3921 Equivalent to CA$112/day
6 weeks CA$4653 Equivalent to CA$111/day
8 weeks CA$6118 Equivalent to CA$109/day
10 weeks CA$7583 Equivalent to CA$108/day
12 weeks CA$9048 Equivalent to CA$108/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Porto generally find US$150 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Puerto Rico

Explore volunteering in Puerto Rico
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$897 Equivalent to CA$128/day
2 weeks CA$1364 Equivalent to CA$97/day
3 weeks CA$1788 Equivalent to CA$85/day
4 weeks CA$2254 Equivalent to CA$81/day
5 weeks CA$2718 Equivalent to CA$78/day
6 weeks CA$3181 Equivalent to CA$76/day
8 weeks CA$4040 Equivalent to CA$72/day
10 weeks CA$4825 Equivalent to CA$69/day
12 weeks CA$5680 Equivalent to CA$68/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Puerto Rico:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Puerto Rico:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Puerto Rico generally find US$300 - US$400 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as meals, and in-country tours.
  • Any cancellations or changes within 14 days of a volunteers start date is subject to a minimum 25% late change/cancellation fee
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Meals
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Romania

Explore volunteering in Romania
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$723 Equivalent to CA$103/day
2 weeks CA$1245 Equivalent to CA$89/day
3 weeks CA$1628 Equivalent to CA$78/day
4 weeks CA$2012 Equivalent to CA$72/day
5 weeks CA$2389 Equivalent to CA$68/day
6 weeks CA$2767 Equivalent to CA$66/day
8 weeks CA$3523 Equivalent to CA$63/day
10 weeks CA$4278 Equivalent to CA$61/day
12 weeks CA$5014 Equivalent to CA$60/day
16 weeks CA$6484 Equivalent to CA$58/day
20 weeks CA$7929 Equivalent to CA$57/day
24 weeks CA$9366 Equivalent to CA$56/day
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Romania generally find US$70 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including, transportation, water and miscellaneous spending.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

South Africa

Explore volunteering in South Africa
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$394 Equivalent to CA$56/day
2 weeks CA$639 Equivalent to CA$46/day
3 weeks CA$883 Equivalent to CA$42/day
4 weeks CA$1127 Equivalent to CA$40/day
5 weeks CA$1371 Equivalent to CA$39/day
6 weeks CA$1615 Equivalent to CA$38/day
8 weeks CA$2104 Equivalent to CA$38/day
10 weeks CA$2592 Equivalent to CA$37/day
12 weeks CA$3080 Equivalent to CA$37/day
16 weeks CA$4057 Equivalent to CA$36/day
20 weeks CA$5034 Equivalent to CA$36/day
24 weeks CA$6010 Equivalent to CA$36/day
These fees apply to the following projects in South Africa:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in South Africa:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from your placement
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

South Africa - Kruger

Explore volunteering in South Africa - Kruger
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
2 weeks CA$1400 Equivalent to CA$100/day
4 weeks CA$2319 Equivalent to CA$83/day
6 weeks CA$3238 Equivalent to CA$77/day
8 weeks CA$4158 Equivalent to CA$74/day
10 weeks CA$5077 Equivalent to CA$73/day
12 weeks CA$5996 Equivalent to CA$71/day
These fees apply to the following projects in South Africa - Kruger:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Due to the remote location of the camp and limited availability of specialty items, there is an extra charge for some dietary requirements (US$20 per week for vegetarian and US$30 per week for vegan, gluten and lactose intolerance).
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses, if not joining weekend tours.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 30 days of the program start date are subject to at least a US$488 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Airport drop-off
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

South Africa - Table View

Explore volunteering in South Africa - Table View
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$502 Equivalent to CA$72/day
2 weeks CA$818 Equivalent to CA$58/day
3 weeks CA$1235 Equivalent to CA$59/day
4 weeks CA$1680 Equivalent to CA$60/day
5 weeks CA$2111 Equivalent to CA$60/day
6 weeks CA$2527 Equivalent to CA$60/day
8 weeks CA$3360 Equivalent to CA$60/day
10 weeks CA$4193 Equivalent to CA$60/day
12 weeks CA$5027 Equivalent to CA$60/day
16 weeks CA$6693 Equivalent to CA$60/day
20 weeks CA$8359 Equivalent to CA$60/day
24 weeks CA$10025 Equivalent to CA$60/day
These fees apply to the following projects in South Africa - Table View:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in South Africa - Table View:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$80 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transport to and from your placement
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Airport drop off
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Spain - Barcelona

Explore volunteering in Spain - Barcelona
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$1120 Equivalent to CA$160/day
2 weeks CA$1781 Equivalent to CA$127/day
3 weeks CA$2441 Equivalent to CA$116/day
4 weeks CA$3102 Equivalent to CA$111/day
5 weeks CA$3763 Equivalent to CA$108/day
6 weeks CA$4423 Equivalent to CA$105/day
8 weeks CA$5745 Equivalent to CA$103/day
10 weeks CA$7066 Equivalent to CA$101/day
12 weeks CA$8387 Equivalent to CA$100/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Spain - Barcelona:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Spain - Barcelona:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Spain generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including dinner, transportation and miscellaneous spending.
  • Any changes or cancellations within 14 days of your start date are subject to a US$200 late change/cancellation fee.
  • Breakfast and lunch
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Dinner
  • US$10 per night for the Barcelona City Tax, paid directly to the accommodation upon arrival.
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Sri Lanka

Explore volunteering in Sri Lanka
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$545 Equivalent to CA$78/day
2 weeks CA$764 Equivalent to CA$55/day
3 weeks CA$1039 Equivalent to CA$50/day
4 weeks CA$1286 Equivalent to CA$46/day
5 weeks CA$1533 Equivalent to CA$44/day
6 weeks CA$1781 Equivalent to CA$42/day
8 weeks CA$2275 Equivalent to CA$41/day
10 weeks CA$2769 Equivalent to CA$40/day
12 weeks CA$3263 Equivalent to CA$39/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Sri Lanka:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Sri Lanka:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Sri Lanka generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Transport to and from your volunteer placement each day
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Tanzania

Explore volunteering in Tanzania
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$517 Equivalent to CA$74/day
2 weeks CA$732 Equivalent to CA$52/day
3 weeks CA$1026 Equivalent to CA$49/day
4 weeks CA$1335 Equivalent to CA$48/day
5 weeks CA$1644 Equivalent to CA$47/day
6 weeks CA$1953 Equivalent to CA$47/day
8 weeks CA$2570 Equivalent to CA$46/day
10 weeks CA$3188 Equivalent to CA$46/day
12 weeks CA$3806 Equivalent to CA$45/day
16 weeks CA$5041 Equivalent to CA$45/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Tanzania:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Tanzania:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Independent volunteers under the age of 18 will have an additional cost of US$80 per week added to their program fee to cover extra logistical support provided by the local team, including transportation to and from placement each day and airport drop-off.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Tanzania generally find US$75-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Thailand - Chiang Rai

Explore volunteering in Thailand - Chiang Rai
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$639 Equivalent to CA$91/day
2 weeks CA$754 Equivalent to CA$54/day
3 weeks CA$897 Equivalent to CA$43/day
4 weeks CA$1084 Equivalent to CA$39/day
5 weeks CA$1256 Equivalent to CA$36/day
6 weeks CA$1414 Equivalent to CA$34/day
8 weeks CA$1745 Equivalent to CA$31/day
10 weeks CA$2118 Equivalent to CA$30/day
12 weeks CA$2491 Equivalent to CA$30/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Thailand - Chiang Rai:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Thailand - Chiang Rai:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Some meals - please see the 'Meals' section of the project page to understand what meals are included
  • Airport pick-up
  • Return to the airport or bus terminal when your program finishes, if you are departing between 1PM and 4PM
  • Return to the bus terminal when your program finishes, if you are departing after 4PM
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Some meals - please see the 'Meals' section of the project page to understand what meals are excluded
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes, if you are departing prior to 1PM
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Thailand - Hua Hin

Explore volunteering in Thailand - Hua Hin
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$574 Equivalent to CA$82/day
2 weeks CA$789 Equivalent to CA$56/day
3 weeks CA$1062 Equivalent to CA$51/day
4 weeks CA$1307 Equivalent to CA$47/day
5 weeks CA$1551 Equivalent to CA$44/day
6 weeks CA$1795 Equivalent to CA$43/day
8 weeks CA$2283 Equivalent to CA$41/day
10 weeks CA$2772 Equivalent to CA$40/day
12 weeks CA$3260 Equivalent to CA$39/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Thailand - Hua Hin:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Thailand - Hua Hin:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pickup
  • Transport to and from volunteer project
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Trinidad and Tobago

Explore volunteering in Trinidad and Tobago
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$890 Equivalent to CA$127/day
2 weeks CA$1465 Equivalent to CA$105/day
3 weeks CA$1989 Equivalent to CA$95/day
4 weeks CA$2483 Equivalent to CA$89/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Trinidad and Tobago:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Trinidad and Tobago:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Trinidad and Tobago generally find US$200 - $300 per week to be sufficient for additional expenses.
  • Light breakfast supplies
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Lunch and dinner
  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return to the airport when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Victoria Falls

Explore volunteering in Victoria Falls
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
2 weeks CA$1500 Equivalent to CA$107/day
4 weeks CA$2563 Equivalent to CA$92/day
6 weeks CA$3626 Equivalent to CA$86/day
8 weeks CA$4689 Equivalent to CA$84/day
10 weeks CA$5752 Equivalent to CA$82/day
12 weeks CA$6614 Equivalent to CA$79/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Victoria Falls:
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Volunteers ​staying longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$500​ to ​obtain a temporal work permit​ ​from Zimbabwean Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Victoria Falls generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Transportation to and from placement
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return airport transfer when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh

Explore volunteering in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$574 Equivalent to CA$82/day
2 weeks CA$789 Equivalent to CA$56/day
3 weeks CA$1062 Equivalent to CA$51/day
4 weeks CA$1307 Equivalent to CA$47/day
5 weeks CA$1551 Equivalent to CA$44/day
6 weeks CA$1795 Equivalent to CA$43/day
8 weeks CA$2283 Equivalent to CA$41/day
10 weeks CA$2772 Equivalent to CA$40/day
12 weeks CA$3260 Equivalent to CA$39/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Return to the airport when your program finishes and transport to and from your volunteer placement each day
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Zambia

Explore volunteering in Zambia
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$552 Equivalent to CA$79/day
2 weeks CA$768 Equivalent to CA$55/day
3 weeks CA$1026 Equivalent to CA$49/day
4 weeks CA$1213 Equivalent to CA$43/day
5 weeks CA$1414 Equivalent to CA$40/day
6 weeks CA$1601 Equivalent to CA$38/day
8 weeks CA$1974 Equivalent to CA$35/day
10 weeks CA$2348 Equivalent to CA$34/day
12 weeks CA$2721 Equivalent to CA$32/day
16 weeks CA$3468 Equivalent to CA$31/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Zambia:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Zambia:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Volunteers ​staying for longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$400​ (approximately) to ​obtain a temporary work permit​ ​from Zambian Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Zambia generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Transport to and from your placement each day
  • Return airport transfer when your program finishes
  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

Zanzibar

Explore volunteering in Zanzibar
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
  • USD
1 week CA$811 Equivalent to CA$116/day
2 weeks CA$1077 Equivalent to CA$77/day
3 weeks CA$1342 Equivalent to CA$64/day
4 weeks CA$1608 Equivalent to CA$57/day
5 weeks CA$1874 Equivalent to CA$54/day
6 weeks CA$2140 Equivalent to CA$51/day
8 weeks CA$2671 Equivalent to CA$48/day
10 weeks CA$3152 Equivalent to CA$45/day
12 weeks CA$3583 Equivalent to CA$43/day
These fees apply to the following projects in Zanzibar:
These fees do not apply to the following projects in Zanzibar:
Click on the links below to see fees and inclusions for these projects.
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of US$329 (approximately CA$472) in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Volunteers ​staying for 5 weeks or more ​will need to budget US$400​ to ​obtain a work permit.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Zanzibar generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.
  • Meals
  • Airport pick-up and drop-off
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteer Service

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • Flights
  • Visa (if required), travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check.
  • Personal spending money for snacks, laundry, public transportation, drinks and leisure activities during your free time.

How to get started

Pick a destination + project and apply for free
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Pay the Registration Fee to secure your place and upgrade your MyIVHQ account
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