Zanzibar Explorer Program in
Zanzibar Island of Tanzania
takes you to the Explore the Beaches of Zanzibar. You can swim, dive,
simply relax on the beach.
information on medical volunteer opportunities in each country, please
links immediately following. For general details on Africa
volunteer placement abroad, please scroll towards the end of the page.
Description of Medical Volunteer Project Placements
typical four week schedule of the Basic
international volunteer program looks as follows:
and introduction to the program
Day 2: Orientation and
introduction to the local language mainly
Day 3 – 26
Placement with host family and project (eg school
Day 27: Voluntary work Placement ends. Evaluation of volunteer
& Dental Volunteer Service Abroad
health volunteer placements are open
to medical professionals including doctors, dentists, nurses, medical
laboratory technologists, etc. They are also open to students in all
fields. A professional license, relevant student ID or college letter
your program and level of study is required at the start of your
volunteer placement abroad.
students (such as pre-meds)
should apply for the Africa
medical internships, not the
prospective international medical volunteers
also need to submit a resume showing their area and level of expertise
they hope to achieve from the medical volunteer placement in Africa.
an overseas medical volunteer (medical students, nursing students
or intern), you will
work with local staff in support of the health care efforts. You can
also work as a dental or medical assistant volunteer at one of the
you will assist/support the doctor/dentists or clinician in the normal
of medical work e.g. taking vital signs, dressing wounds, taking
patients history, counseling patients, providing
assurance and moral support to patients' family, disbursing minor drugs
are a number of medical and dental clinics in Africa
can provide voluntary services.
We also have wonderful international volunteer
for dentists and dental technicians and hygienists in a number of
African hospital dental units. You will find the Africa
medical volunteer abroad opportunity
enlightening and rewarding.
medical and health care volunteers
and overseas interns will be expected to work
between 3 to 8
hours a day.
Us for further details.