Kaya Responsible Travel

A responsible travel organisation with a focus on genuine and meaningful volunteer projects in Latin America, Asia-Pacific and Africa. Working with existing community projects who have a genuine need for volunteers, every Kaya volunteer is welcomed and is useful. Gold medal winners of “The Best Volunteering Organisation” at the British Youth Travel Awards 2016 and 2014 ( silver in 2015 and 2013).


Projects Abroad

Established for over 30 years, Projects Abroad is a leading provider of responsible volunteering placements across the world. Special placements for people with professional skills and experience.

Raleigh International

Volunteer programmes focusing on providing access to safe water and sanitation, protecting vulnerable environments and building resilient communities. Borneo, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, India and Tanzania.


BUNAC offers a range of exciting work abroad and volunteer abroad programmes. BUNAC are the work and travel experts and have been helping young people work and volunteer abroad since 1962. Popular gap year destinations include: USA, Canada, New Zealand, Nepal, Australia, Britain, China, South Africa and many more.

Oyster Worldwide

Oyster Worldwide specialises in gap year, career break and responsible travel. They offer paid work abroad, internships, volunteering options, TEFL courses and travel in some of the worlds most incredible locations.

Street Child

Street Child is a grassroots charity that helps children living in some of the toughest places in Africa and South Asia to go to school. They are dedicated to empowering vulnerable children through education and currently have a special focus on girls’ education and education in emergencies. Street Child do not charge volunteers an upfront fee but you will need to fundraise to cover your costs.

  • Agape AdventuresAgape is a trusted and experience organisation with a wide range of global volunteering options, both short term and long term.  
  • Ecologia Youth Trust Volunteer in Kaluga Region, Russia, in a rural village community of foster parents and teachers who take children from orphanages and raise and educate them along with their own children. Volunteers live with a family, teach English to children and take part in the daily working and social life of the community.
  • VolunteeringInfo.org VolunteeringInfo.org aims to provide potential volunteers with all the information they need at every stage of their adventure. As well as an extensive database of volunteering organisations and positions around the world, you can read interviews with past and present volunteers.
  • Animal Jobs Direct Offers links to worldwide jobs with animals, career advice and volunteer opportunities with animals.
  • International internships & summer internships Provides summer internships, international internships, work experience programs abroad.
  • True Travellers Society A global network of individuals sharing information about no or low fee volunteering and meaningful travel opportunities around the world.
  • Volunteer Abroad Volunteer placements worldwide, providing unique travel and work experiences to people of all ages and backgrounds.
  • Tararu Valley Sanctuary Tararu Valley Sanctuary is a New Zealand based, volunteer run environmental reserve. We take direct action to protect and restore the native temperate rainforest ecosystem of Tararu Valley. Our volunteer programs include a time-proven programme of adventure recreation trips, such as hiking, climbing and sea-kayaking.
  • people and places - responsible volunteering Offers a service of integrity to thinking people - people who want to use their skills and experience to make a real difference and know exactly where and how their money is spent.
  • Gap Year Worldwide Free and Low cost volunteer placements worldwide.
  • One World 365A travel directory of companies offering global volunteer placements.