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Volunteer in Asia

Do you want to volunteer in Asia? International Volunteer HQ is proud to be the world’s most trusted and affordable provider of volunteer programs in Asia.

We have over 9 years of experience in providing affordable, safe and responsible volunteer opportunities in Asia with programs available in eleven Asian destinations, including six volunteer Southeast Asia programs.

As the world’s flavor capital, Asia offers volunteers a first-hand insight into ancient cultures, inspiring traditions and unmatched hospitality. Get immersed in rich and thriving communities and make a valuable contribution to important social and environmental projects through volunteering in Asia with IVHQ.

Every year, thousands of international volunteers choose to join volunteer trips to Asia with IVHQ and we have the largest range of project options for volunteers in Asia. Whether you are interested in teaching, childcare, NGO support, construction, conservation, sea turtle conservation, special needs care or medical volunteering abroad, IVHQ has volunteer work in Asia that is suitable for volunteers with a range of skills and experience.

Learn more about how to volunteer in Asia with IVHQ and explore our volunteer opportunities available in the destinations below.


Projects
  • Kindergarten
  • Teaching
  • Healthcare Education
  • Environmental Education
  • Construction and Renovation
Who?

English-speaking volunteers 18 years and over, or those volunteering with a parent or guardian are eligible to apply.

When?

Volunteer programs start on the first and third Monday of every month.

Where?

Volunteer placements are located in Lovina on the northern coast of Bali

How Much?

Volunteer program fees range from US$320 (1 week) to US$1675 (12 weeks).

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How Many?

Between 10 and 20 volunteers start on our Bali - Lovina program each month, making IVHQ one of the most popular volunteer organizations in Bali!

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Projects
  • Kindergarten
  • Teaching
  • Healthcare Education
  • Turtle Conservation
  • Environmental Education
  • Construction and Renovation
Who?

English-speaking volunteers 18 years and over, or those volunteering with a parent or guardian are eligible to apply.

When?

Volunteer programs start every Monday.

Where?

Volunteer placements are located in Bali’s cultural heart of Ubud and on the island of Nusa Penida.

How Much?

Volunteer program fees range from US$295 (1 week) to US$1650 (12 weeks).

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How Many?

Between 20 and 40 volunteers start on our Bali program each month, making IVHQ one of the most popular volunteer organizations in Bali!

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Projects
  • Childcare
  • Teaching English
  • Working with NGOs
  • Computer Support
  • Special Needs Care
Who?

English-speaking volunteers 18 years and over, or those volunteering with a parent or guardian are eligible to apply.

When?

Volunteer programs begin on the first and third Monday of every month.

Where?

Volunteer placements are located in Phnom Penh, Siem Reap and surrounding provinces.

How Much?

Volunteer program fees range from US$350 (2 weeks) to US$2380 (24 weeks).

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How Many?

Between 30 and 60 volunteers start on our volunteer program in Cambodia each month, making us one of the most popular volunteer organizations in Cambodia!

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Projects
  • Teaching English
  • Special Needs Care
Who?

English-speaking volunteers 18 years and over, or those volunteering with a parent or guardian are eligible to apply.

When?

Volunteer programs start on the first and third Monday of every month.

Where?

Volunteer placements are located in the ancient Chinese city of Xi’an and surrounding suburbs.

How Much?

Volunteer program fees range from US$280 (1 week) to US$3960 (24 weeks).

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How Many?

Between 20 and 40 volunteers start on our China volunteer program each month, making IVHQ one of the most popular volunteer organizations in China!

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Projects
  • Childcare
  • Slum Teaching
  • Teaching English
  • Health
Who?

English-speaking volunteers 18 years and over, or those volunteering with a parent or guardian are eligible to apply.

When?

Volunteer programs begin on the first and third Monday of every month.

Where?

Volunteer placements are located in Delhi (National Capital Territory of India) and surrounding rural areas.

How Much?

Volunteer program fees range from US$250 (1 week) to US$2500 (24 weeks).

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How Many?

Between 15 and 40 volunteers start on our India volunteer program each month, making IVHQ one of the most popular volunteer organizations in India!

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Projects
  • Childcare
  • Teaching English
Who?

English-speaking volunteers 18 years and over, or those volunteering with a parent or guardian are eligible to apply.

When?

Volunteer programs start first and third Monday of every month.

Where?

Volunteer placements are located in the small mountain town of Bir, a predominately Tibetan community.

How Much?

Volunteer program fees range from US$300 (1 week) to US$3060 (24 weeks).

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How Many?

Between 10 and 20 volunteers start on our Dharamsala volunteer program each month, making IVHQ one of the most popular volunteer organizations in India!

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Projects
  • Childcare
  • Teaching English
  • Construction and Renovation
Who?

English-speaking volunteers 18 years and over, or those volunteering with a parent or guardian are eligible to apply.

When?

The Laos volunteer program begins every Monday.

Where?

Volunteer placements are located in and around Honkau Village and the wider Vientiane region.

How Much?

Volunteer program fees range from US$220 (1 week) to US$1320 (12 weeks).

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How Many?

Between 5 and 10 volunteers start on our Laos volunteer program each month, making IVHQ one of the most popular volunteer organizations in the Laos!

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Projects
  • Childcare – Kathmandu
  • Childcare - Pokhara
  • Teaching English
  • Medical Elective
  • Construction and Renovation
Who?

English-speaking volunteers 18 years and over, or those volunteering with a parent or guardian are eligible to apply.

When?

Volunteer programs begin on the first and third Monday of every month.

Where?

Volunteer placements located in three main areas within Nepal - Kathmandu, Chitwan and Pokhara.

How Much?

Volunteer program fees range from US$250 (1 week) to US$1350 (12 weeks).

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How Many?

Between 30 and 60 volunteers start on our Nepal volunteer program each month, making IVHQ one of the most popular volunteer organizations in Nepal!

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Projects
  • Kindergarten
  • Teaching
  • Environmental
  • Construction and Renovation
Who?

English-speaking volunteers 18 years and over, or those volunteering with a parent or guardian are eligible to apply.

When?

Volunteer programs start every Monday.

Where?

Volunteer placements are located in and around the Aborlan District on Palawan.

How Much?

Volunteer program fees range from US$220 (1 week) to US$2250 (24 weeks).

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How Many?

Between 10 and 40 volunteers start on our Philippines volunteer program each month, making IVHQ one of the most popular volunteer organizations in the Philippines!

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Projects
  • Childcare
  • Teaching
  • Medical
  • Wild Elephant Conservation
  • Temple Renovation
  • Rural Community Development
  • Elderly Care
  • Special Needs
Who?

English-speaking volunteers 18 years and over, or those volunteering with a parent or guardian are eligible to apply.

When?

Volunteer programs start every Monday of every month.

Where?

Volunteer placements are located in the sacred Sri Lankan city of Kandy, in the coastal town of Ambalangoda, and in the Wasgamuwa National Park.

How Much?

Volunteer program fees range from US$285 (1 week) to US$1690 (12 weeks).

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How Many?

Between 10 and 30 volunteers start on our Sri Lanka volunteer program each month, making IVHQ one of the most popular volunteer organizations in Sri Lanka!

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Projects
  • Childcare
  • Teaching English
  • Outdoor Work
Who?

English-speaking volunteers 18 years and over, or those volunteering with a parent or guardian are eligible to apply.

When?

Volunteer programs start on the first and third Monday of every month.

Where?

Volunteer placements are located in Chiang Rai, the northernmost province of Thailand.

How Much?

Volunteer program fees range from US$320 (1 week) to US$1320 (12 weeks).

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How Many?

Between 15 and 30 volunteers start on our volunteer program in Thailand each month, making us one of the most popular volunteer organizations in Thailand!

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Projects
  • Special Needs/Childcare
  • Teaching English
  • Medical
  • Food Outreach
Who?

English-speaking volunteers 18 years and over, or those volunteering with a parent or guardian are eligible to apply.

When?

Volunteer programs start on each Monday of every month.

Where?

Volunteer placements are located in and around Ho Chi Minh City.

How Much?

Volunteer program fees range from US$245 (1 week) to US$2310 (24 weeks).

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How Many?

Between 15 and 30 volunteers start on our Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh volunteer program each month, making IVHQ one of the most popular volunteer organizations in Ho Chi Minh City!

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