Childcare and Community

Baphumelele Children's Home
Baphumelele Children's Home
Join CNN Hero 'Mama Rosie' at this award-winning project near Cape Town and assist the care workers with childcare, developmental play, preparing food, fun activities and many other tasks.
Homeless Feeding Programme in Cape Town
Homeless Feeding Programme in Cape Town
Join this rewarding community project in Cape Town and help to provide essential meals for the homeless as well as assist underprivileged children at the informal after-school programme.
Masigcine Children's Home
Masigcine Children's Home
Join a well-structured volunteer programme at this beautiful children's home near Cape Town, and assist with child care, developmental play, preparing food, feeding, fun activities and a wide range of other tasks.
Nazareth House - Caring for Children with Disabilities
Nazareth House - Caring for Children with Disabilities
Nazareth House is the oldest non-profit organisation in South Africa. Assist their wonderful team with a wide range of child care support tasks in Cape Town.
St George's Home for Girls
St George's Home for Girls
Inspire young minds through mentoring, play and homework support at this very special home for girls near Cape Town.

Wildlife and Conservation

African Penguin and Seabird Rehabilitation - Backpacker
African Penguin and Seabird Rehabilitation - Backpacker
Help to rehabilitate endangered African Penguins and other marine bird species at the SANCCOB rehab centre near Cape Town. This option includes self-catering backpacker accommodation.
Big Cat Sanctuary
Big Cat Sanctuary
Ethical volunteering with lions, tigers and leopard at an environmentally friendly sanctuary near Cape Town for captive bred predators
Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Sanctuary
Jane Goodall Chimpanzee Sanctuary
Volunteer with a dedicated Chimpanzee Sanctuary in South Africa and help the Jane Goodall Institute to provide a safe home for rescued and orphaned chimpanzees.
Kruger African Wildlife Safari
Kruger African Wildlife Safari
If you want to see 'really wild' African wildlife in their natural habitat, we highly recommend that you include this 4-day Kruger Wildlife Safari during your stay. This is a great way to start or finish your volunteering adventure in South Africa!
Lion Sanctuary
Lion Sanctuary
Join a dedicated team and contribute to the running of an ethical big cat sanctuary near Cape Town for captive born lions that cannot be rehabilitated into the wild.
African Penguin and Seabird Rehabilitation - Homestay
African Penguin and Seabird Rehabilitation - Homestay
Help to rehabilitate endangered African Penguins and other marine bird species at the SANCCOB rehab centre near Cape Town. This option includes homestay accommodation and all your meals.
Marine Conservation: Sharks - Whales - Penguins
Marine Conservation: Sharks - Whales - Penguins
Work closely with a team of marine conservationists and biologists. Enjoy shark cage-diving, ecotours and whale-watching, rehabilitating African Penguins and experience a wide range of South African marine life.
Greater Kruger Conservation Project
Greater Kruger Conservation Project
Join a dedicated team of conservationists, encounter a wide variety of African wildlife and assist with ongoing research projects within the Greater Kruger National Park.
Reptile Conservation & Education
Reptile Conservation & Education
Work with a wide variety of snakes and other reptiles at a unique facility near Kruger National Park dedicated to the conservation of reptiles.
Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation
Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation
Help to rehabilitate over 500 orphaned, injured and abused vervet monkeys at a world leading primate sanctuary in South Africa.

Tours and Courses

Kruger African Wildlife Safari
Kruger African Wildlife Safari
If you want to see 'really wild' African wildlife in their natural habitat, we highly recommend that you include this 4-day Kruger Wildlife Safari during your stay. This is a great way to start or finish your volunteering adventure in South Africa!
Surf Week in Cape Town
Surf Week in Cape Town
Join us for an amazing week in Cape Town with four 2-hour surf lessons suitable for absolute beginners and beyond. You'll also have time to explore and take in some of the many activities available in and around the city!