An exciting and
varied healthcare program based in the friendliest country in Africa! Work in
hospitals and outreach programs in Accra, Ghana and help local medical staff
deliver essential treatment to patients. Support under funded clinics and
overworked staff to gain an unforgettable insight into medical care in this
What to Expect
time in the hospital can involve a huge variety of work, including time
spent in maternity wards, operating theatres and recovery wards. Watch
and learn from local medical staff and, at times, offer practical
assistance! A number of volunteers have had the experience of witnessing
and assisting with the delivery of newborn babies and post natal care.
Experience a Mobile Clinic—We
also run community vaccination & education programs teaching people
about general health and hygiene, HIV & AIDS as well as pre-natal
and ante-natal care, as well as outreach programs run by smaller
Community Visits —Assist
nurses on community visits, an eye opening experience where you will
witness firsthand the living conditions and struggles so many face in
Community Projects – We
run a variety of community projects in Ghana, including sports
coaching, teaching, care work and working in underprivileged children's
centres. You are welcome to build volunteering into your itinerary and
we would welcome the support during your stay. Make your experience in
Ghana as meaningful as possible!
Explore Ghana— You’ll
have plenty of time to explore the rest of Ghana! See lakes, national
parks with elephants and tropical birds, waterfalls, monkey sanctuaries,
beaches and more! The
captivating places, intriguing people and diverse landscapes will make
one of the most enlightening experiences a traveller could wish for.
for our two weeks Ghana Experience program to hit all the hot spots and
the most out of your travels!
- Work at one of Ghana's
- Gain actual nursing experience in a
- Combine rural clinic with main
teaching hospital in one placement
- Make a difference in a community in need!