Children and Community

Baphumelele Children's Home
Baphumelele Children's Home
Assist with child care, developmental play, preparing food, feeding, life skills, homework, fun activities and a wide range of other tasks at a world famous children's home in Khayelitsha near Cape Town.
Cape Town Children's Hospital - Play Programme
Cape Town Children's Hospital - Play Programme
Assist the Friends Of the Children's Hospital Association with a rewarding Play Programme based at Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital in Cape Town and help these special youngsters get back on their feet.
Fikelela Children's Home
Fikelela Children's Home
Join this vibrant, hands-on project and help with fun activities, reading stories, assisting with food preparation, child care and lots of other tasks at a beautiful children's home near Cape Town.
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 after-school programme.
Nazareth House - Caring for Children and the Elderly
Nazareth House - Caring for Children and the Elderly
Assist the Nazareth House team in Cape Town to provide residential care to abandoned and neglected children, as well as the elderly.
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.
Natures Valley Conservation & Education
Natures Valley Conservation & Education
Join a committed team of nature conservationists to assist with a wide range of land and marine based research projects as well as help with outdoor education for local school groups.

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 for captive bred predators.
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 sanctuary 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.
Great White Sharks & Marine Conservation
Great White Sharks & Marine Conservation
Work closely with a team of shark-specialist marine biologists, enjoy shark cage diving, and experience a wide range of South African marine wildlife.
Elephant and Rhino Monitoring Project
Elephant and Rhino Monitoring Project
Join a dedicated team of conservationists for a rich African wildlife experience, focusing on monitoring Elephants and Rhino in 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.
Natures Valley Conservation & Education
Natures Valley Conservation & Education
Join a committed team of nature conservationists to assist with a wide range of land and marine based research projects as well as help with outdoor education for local school groups.

Tours and Courses

Early Childhood Development Course
Early Childhood Development Course
Join an intensive and practical 5-day course designed for crèche workers, pre-school teachers and volunteers working with young children.
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!
Scuba Diving Course in Cape Town
Scuba Diving Course in Cape Town
Join this internationally accredited PADI Open Water Diver Course and open up a lifetime of intense adventures below the waves.
Surf School in Cape Town
Surf School in Cape Town
Join this exciting 1 week course and learn to surf on the shores of False Bay near Cape Town.