Social Volunteering
Supplementary Course

Social Volunteering

  • Ages 16 +
  • 4.81 score from 129 ratings
Discover the impact you can have on different South African communities after you've finished your English course!

Recommended for

students and recent graduates who would like to contribute in different areas of the social development in South Africa.

Choose your experience

Available at
  • 2-12 weeks
  • B1
  • Available All Year
  • What is this programme about?

    In our Social Volunteering Programme, you have the opportunity of making an impact on other people’s lives and learning more about certain sectors, after improving your English level. If you are interested in one of the following areas, join us and empower yourself and others through an unforgettable experience!

    • Childcare
    • Kindergartens
    • Crêches Education
    • Primary schools
    • Secondary schools Sports Development
    • Coaching at local schools Healthcare
    • Local community clinics Social Welfare
    • Homes for children
    • Child and Youth Care Centre
    • Caring for physically/intellectually challenged children and adults Business Administration
    • NGOs and other organisations

    Extra Inclusions

    Accommodation Options Host Home:

    • Sleeps 2 – 4 volunteers per room.

    Volunteer House:

    • Sleeps 4 – 8 volunteers in a dormitory room.


    • Host Home: Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
    • Volunteer House: Breakfast and dinner served Monday to Friday.


    Transfers from the airport or Cape Town to the Volunteer House on the arrival day are included. Departure transfers to the airport and transport to and from volunteer projects are not included. Departure transfers can be booked through LAL.

    Why LAL?

    • We offer a quality volunteering experience set in the scenic beauty of South Africa.
    • We have a wide range of projects in different social sectors.
    • We provide you with the opportunity to take part in a variety of tours and excursions.
    • We give you all the information you need, prior to arrival in South Africa.
    • Although tours and activities are not included, we can arrange them for you!

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