Volunteer in Thailand
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Diving, Coral Reef Protection, and Marine Conservation
Projects Abroad is the world's largest international volunteer organization. Trusted by over 132,000 volunteers. Discover 18 exciting countries across 5 continents: Argentina, Botswana, Cambodia, Ecuador - Galapagos Islands, Fiji, Ghana, Jamaica, Kenya, Mexico, Mongolia, Nepal, Peru, Philippines, Romania, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Thailand, and Vietnam. Volunteer programs start year-round and last from one week to a year. Opportunities exist in teaching, childcare, social work, conservation, community development, medicine, human rights, journalism, international development, language courses, and more! Programs are for ages 16+.
Volunteer in Thailand — Sustaining Thailand's Treasures
Globe Aware’s volunteer vacation program in Thailand is geared toward the nature-loving volunteer explorer as the majority of the program’s projects involve work with locals of the Surin province to preserve the native elephant habitat. Projects will include preparing and planting food crops, construction of shade shelters, and bathing the elephants. For leisure activities, volunteers will be welcomed in a traditional Thai welcoming ceremony and will be able to participate in cooking classes and shopping in local markets. Accommodations include newly built wooden houses with Western-style toilets, bucket style showers, and limited electricity. Come to Thailand to help save the Asian elephants from extinction and give captive elephants a life worth living!
International Volunteer HQ (IVHQ)
Volunteer Abroad in Thailand from US$305
offers affordable volunteer abroad opportunities based in Chiang Rai, Thailand from only US$305. Volunteers can Teach English to children and adults in the surrounding Chiang Rai hill tribe villages or participate in Outdoor Work including building and painting classrooms, animal care, development and more. IVHQ sends thousands of volunteer travelers worldwide annually — you will not find a more affordable, high quality and trustworthy volunteer travel company.
Volunteer and Internship Programs in Thailand
A variety of volunteer projects in Thailand including an
elephant nursery, monastery teaching, journalism, youth programs, medical and physical therapy, dental inernships, and more.
Friends for Asia Foundation
Volunteer Opportunities in Bangkok and Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cultural Canvas Thailand offers unique and meaningful volunteer experiences in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Placements are available in the following areas: Art Relief, hill tribe education, women's empowerment, and Burmese refugee education and assistance. Visit our website for more details.
Volunteer with Elephants in Thailand
Explore the mountainous forests of Northern Thailand where you will volunteer with traditional communities as they work to protect the Asian elephant population. Here you will have the opportunity to get lots of hands-on experience with one of the most beautiful creatures in the world.
While on the volunteer program you will witness a truly special bond between a community and a group of elephants that are in the process of being reintroduced to their natural environment. These elephants have previously undergone the upsetting realities of circus work or street-begging, so your job is paramount in their release.
Volunteer with Children in Thailand
Travel to the southwest coast of Thailand to volunteer with children in the rural town of Ao Luk. This exquisite location in the idyllic Andaman region, near white sand beaches and tropical jungles, is an exciting place to become immersed in local culture and help the community improve their future, while experiencing a side of Thailand that so many tourists miss out on. Learn how to cook Thai food, speak basic Thai, and immerse yourself in this vibrant and welcoming culture. Explore local natural highlights such as limestone rock formations, amazing caves and white sandy beaches with crystal emerald waters.
Volunteer & Travel Program in Thailand
The Idex program in Thailand continues to follow the ethos of “Travel that Matters” and provide an opportunity to travellers to have a safe, enjoyable experience that leaves them more developed than they were before the start of a trip. The program is designed to leave travelers as well as the local communities enriched with each other’s presence.
All this is managed through the well-tested and established processes of Idex to ensure that the interactions and activities are responsible towards the benefit of local communities, volunteers and local institutions.
Thailand Volunteer Opportunities
Thousands of volunteers from all over the world have trusted Love Volunteers to provide meaningful volunteering abroad placements in communities where their help is really needed. Join the world’s fastest growing independent volunteering organization on one of our safe, responsible and affordable programs for a truly memorable experience in Thailand! Become a Love Volunteer, visit our website to check out our range of community-based projects and find out how you can make a REAL difference!
The Karen Hill Tribes Trust
Volunteer in Thailand
KHT is a community led organization who supports the Karen people living in the poorest province of Thailand, Mae Hong Son. Every year teams of volunteers join Karen communities to help construct clean water systems and teach English. Opportunities available all year round.
Kaya Responsible Travel
Intern and Volunteer Projects
Kaya volunteer and travel in Thailand places volunteers throughout the "Land of Smiles" in projects such as wildlife rehabilitation, teaching English, community building, social work, and environmental conservation. Work with rescued elephants, protect coral reefs, teach English to children on an island, provide support to victims of human trafficking, contribute to community health in the hill tribe communities, or build homes for rural minority groups.
Volunteer Abroad in Thailand
Volunteer in Thailand with uVolunteer for the experience of a lifetime! uVolunteer offers a range of volunteer projects in the province of Trat, Thailand. Volunteers can choose to work in Teaching English or Physical Education, Teaching Computers & IT Skills or in Child Care. See website for costs, dates, and more
Volunteers for Peace
Projects in Thailand
VFP offers over 3000 projects in more than 90 countries every year, including Thailand! Project cost starts at $400, with additional fees in some cases, and includes 3 meals a day and accommodation. Types of project include construction, environmental, agricultural, social, work with kids, renovation, art & culture and more! Since 1982, VFP has exchanged over 32,000 volunteers worldwide. Start planning your volunteer adventure or learn how to get involved at VFP.org!
Wildlife Friends Foundation
Volunteer with Animal Rescue
Projects in Thailand
Elephants, hippos, dogs, and cats are rescued and cared for by volunteers working with qualified vets and vet technicians in animal hospitals.