TGS works with Volunteer Vietnam to support the disadvantaged and abandoned adults and children of Da Nang and its outlying provinces.

Founded in 2004, the organisation is registered with the Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs (charity number is 236/CNV-HD) The main partner in Vietnam is The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations with other international partners Activity International, Travel Works and 1-World Charity Shops. In the past ten years, founder Viet and his team have placed around 1,500 international volunteers in Vietnam and their volunteer programs have benefited around 500 needy lives. You too, can make a difference!

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Volunteer Vietnam - Da Nang

Applications are open to all students, however certain disciplines will benefit from the experience the most including but not limited to Nursing, Physio, Occupational Therapy, Aged Care, Disability Care, Social Work and Education.           

Volunteer activities include teaching English, physical movement and occupational therapy for the abandoned adults and disabled children, assisting caregivers at the babies home, and facility improvement activities.

Many of the children supported by volunteer Vietnam are orphaned or have been abandoned and they enjoy spending time with volunteers who treat them as family of their own.

This really is a once in a lifetime opportunity for those looking to contribute on a holistic level, as well as gaining some experience in their chosen academic fields. Your weekends are free to explore the historic cultural sites of Hoi An and Hue, as well as enjoying the amazing Da Nang beaches. Vietnam has a rich and powerful history, making it a fantastic place to explore!

School holiday program in Tam Ky, outside Da Nang

3 Week intensive from July 8 to 28

Help make a difference to disadvantaged children at the Tam Ky Peace Village through provision of a school holiday program that will provide a fun and educational experience for local children. The program curriculum has been devised by a qualified teacher based at an international school in Malaysia. Volunteers will be involved in activities such as teaching English, art and sporting activities, school improvement projects and excursions to local attractions, the beach or the movies. Some fundraising may be require to obtain resources or to fund some of the activities. Accommodation is provided in twin share in a local hotel, with weekday meals and transport to the school provided.

This really is a once in a lifetime opportunity for those looking to contribute on a holistic level, as well as gaining some experience in their chosen academic fields. Your weekends are free to explore the historic cultural sites of Hoi An and Hue, as well as enjoying the amazing Da Nang beaches. Vietnam has a rich and powerful history, making it a fantastic place to explore!


FAQs

What's included in the cost?

During your time at VV, you will be provided with air conditioned accommodation and 3 meals a day (during week days). Upon arrival you will undertake a days training and orientation. There will also be assistance with obtaining your visa to enter Vietnam. Please note that airfares are not included in the price. 

Do I need any qualifications to volunteer?

No. Anyone willing to assist people in need are welcome to apply. People with a health, disability studies, aged care or physio/OT background are always in high demand due to the needs of the residents. 

What time of the year can I complete the program?

The program is open to participants year round. You will need to allow at least 4-6 weeks for planning, visas and applications 


What's included:

Volunteers are expected to pay some program fees to participate in our program. We solely rely on these fees to run our program. No application fee is required. 

•    Arranging your Program
•    Full pre-departure support and assistance with Visa
•    Accommodation in the Green House – shared room with other volunteers
•    Weekdays - 3 meals (weekends at your own pleasure ) 
•    Airport transfers
•    Transfer to your accommodation
•    Daily transport to and from your Project
•    Local in-country team support and backup
•    24-hr emergency support
•    Certificate of Completion

Regular VV Program Prices: 
2 Weeks     AUD$1300
4 Weeks     AUD$1800
8 weeks       AUD$2700
12 Weeks     AUD$3300

Tam Ky Holiday Program Pricing:

3 Weeks - 2340 (please note that accomodation for this program is twin share hotel accomodation)
 

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