Volunteer abroad with the UK's leading volunteer travel organisation
Join more than 10,000 UK volunteers making a genuine difference around the world with IVHQ. We're committed to providing the world's best volunteer abroad programs so you can deliver long-term impact to communities that value your support. With volunteer abroad opportunities ranging from teaching and working with children to medical volunteer work, conservation and wildlife volunteering, we offer the world's largest range of trusted volunteer abroad projects. Choose from over 40 destinations across Africa, Asia, South America, Central America, North America, Europe, the Caribbean, the Middle East and the Pacific. Backed by over 12 years of experience and expert support services, you'll know you've made the right decision to volunteer overseas with IVHQ, even before you leave home.
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Jessica Barrett | UK
There was a great mix of ages and nationalities and I was honestly surprised by what an amazing and truly rewarding experience it turned out to be.
Ollie Masterson | UK
I felt that it was time for a completely independent adventure, and I was keen to hopefully better someone else's life. The experience was absolutely life-changing.
Janet Patry | USA
My project exceeded my every expectation - this was without a doubt the single greatest experience of my life!
Alicia Crossley | Australia
My volunteer experience in China was the best 8 weeks of my life. Be prepared to step outside your comfort zone and I can assure you that it is rewarding beyond words.