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Volunteer in Jordan

Volunteer in Jordan with International Volunteer HQ on a wide range of volunteer abroad projects, including Youth Support, Teaching, Special Needs Support, Arts and Music, Women’s Education and a unique Ramadan project. Jordan volunteers are based in the bustling capital of Amman with volunteering opportunities located throughout the greater Amman region and the nearby city of Madaba. As the world’s most popular and affordable volunteer travel organization, IVHQ is proud to be the trusted choice for volunteering in Jordan.

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Volunteering in Jordan: At a glance

  • Volunteer work in Jordan is available year-round
  • 6 meaningful project options
  • Volunteer projects based in the capital city of Amman and surrounding areas, including Madaba
  • Program fees include airport pick-up, orientation, accommodation in a local home stay, meals and 24/7 support in Jordan
  • Affordable program fees from only $530 for 1 week
  • Special add-on tours available to experience the top attractions in Jordan
  • Between 1 and 5 volunteers start in Jordan each month
  • Awarded Best New Volunteer Program Finalist by GoAbroad for 2020

Volunteer opportunities in Jordan

Increases access to education

3-4 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from $645

  • Duration: 1 - 12 weeks
  • Programs start every first and third Saturday of the month
  • Based in Amman
  • Volunteers aged 18+

Help to organize and run arts and music classes for children from marginalized communities. Incorporate current social issues and encourage students to think express themselves and think creatively.

Supports community development

3-5 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from $645

  • Duration: 1 - 12 weeks
  • Programs start every first and third Saturday of the month
  • Based in community kitchens in Amman
  • Volunteers aged 18+

Get a unique cultural experience during the holy month of Ramadan. Support disadvantaged families who fast during daylight hours by serving meals each night and observe the sacred tradition yourself.

Improves health & wellbeing

3-5 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from $645

  • Duration: 1 - 12 weeks
  • Programs start every first and third Saturday of the month
  • Based in special needs centers in Amman
  • Volunteers aged 18+

Provide support in special needs centers, assisting with care, therapy and general duties to enrich the lives of people with a range of disabilities.

Increases access to education

3-5 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from $645

  • Duration: 1 - 12 weeks
  • Programs start every first and third Saturday of the month
  • Based in Amman
  • Volunteers aged 18+

Volunteer in learning centers for disadvantaged teenagers and young adults, teaching English and supporting them to prepare for exams, make resumes and apply for further educational opportunities.

Supports gender equality

3-4 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from $645

  • Duration: 1 - 12 weeks
  • Programs start every first and third Saturday of the month
  • Based in women’s centers in Amman
  • Volunteers aged 18+

Support local women and girls from disadvantaged backgrounds to learn new skills that improve their career prospects. Help to teach cooking, art and craft-making or computer skills that boost their resumes and their confidence.

Supports health and wellbeing

3-4 hours volunteering per day

Program Fees from $645

  • Duration: 1 - 12 weeks
  • Programs start every first and third Saturday of the month
  • Based at after-school programs in Amman
  • Volunteers aged 18+

Help on after school programs for young people, providing general support and extra assistance with their wider education.

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  • Most affordable fees - as the world leader in affordable volunteer travel, we’re able to keep our fees low by partnering with a local organization in Jordan to support meaningful community projects and local employment.
  • Superior support - your experienced IVHQ Program Manager, teamed with our local team in Jordan will ensure you feel supported every step of the way - from planning to volunteering.
  • Responsible projects - we’re dedicated to ensuring that our projects are responsibly run and have sustainable positive impacts that are supporting local needs.
  • Online training - as soon as you register on an IVHQ program, you will gain access to our interactive volunteer training to ensure you’re well prepared for your program.
  • Safety-first - volunteer safety is a top priority for IVHQ and we have clear standards for risk management on each program. You can feel confident that you are placed with trustworthy institutions, organizations and families that have been screened by our local teams.
  • New friendships - as an IVHQer, you’ll always be in the company of friendly locals and like-minded volunteer travelers who will quickly become your life-long friends.
  • Epic weekend adventures - you’ll have your weekends free to explore Jordan with your new-found friends.

How to get started

Pick a destination + project and apply for free
Meet your personal volunteer travel expert
Pay the Registration Fee to secure your place and upgrade your MyIVHQ account
Get ready to volunteer abroad, we’ll support you every step of the way!