Become a Medical Volunteer

South Africa Children's Hospital Volunteers

You will be Volunteering in South Africa, spending time enriching the lives of patients in a hospital dedicated to sick ...

Malawi Medical Volunteers

Be a medical volunteer abroad in one of Africa’s most beautiful but deprived countries. Spend your time volunteering in many ...

Medical Elective in Namibia

Experience/ Qualifications required: Must be already qualified in this field or at university studying medicine or similar. Nationalities: This programme is ...

Medical Elective in Ghana

Experience/ Qualifications required: Must be already qualified in this field or at university studying medicine or similar. Nationalities: This programme is ...

India Goa Volunteer and Adventure

Spending time on this option is a great way to sample the essence of India all in one go. You’ll ...

Become a Medical Volunteer

Becoming a medical volunteer is an amazing choice for a gap year – demanding, rewarding and inspirational.

If you’re interested in becoming a medical volunteer, check out Real Gap’s information and advice pages and if you have any questions, feel free to give us a call to talk things over.

Medical volunteer: be part of the positive change
In Kenya, a medical volunteer can assist in hospitals if they have medical qualifications, and if not there are just as valuable placements in orphanages.

Other medical volunteer placements include helping to improve life in Nairobi slums and working in Malawi, one of Africa’s most beautiful but deprived countries.

Wherever you choose to be a medical volunteer, you can be sure of one thing – you are part of positive change. Check out all the opportunities to be a medical volunteer, the world over.

To talk to our team in more detaill about medical volunteering opportunities make sure you request a callback

 

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Malawi Medical Volunteers

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Malawi Medical Volunteers

Be a medical volunteer abroad in one of Africa’s most beautiful but deprived countries. Spend your time volunteering in many different project areas from field dressing clinics to local childcare centres on this medical programme.

Minimum 2 weeks From $1,054 (was $1,239)
South Africa Children's Hospital Volunteers

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South Africa Children's Hospital Volunteers

You will be Volunteering in South Africa, spending time enriching the lives of patients in a hospital dedicated to sick and injured young children.  Although the children in the hospital have experienced some terrible situations, by working within a team, your role is to bring fun, excitement and enjoyment to the wards.

Minimum 4 weeks From $896 (was $1,119)
Medical Elective in Namibia

Medical Elective in Namibia

This medical internship in Namibia is perfect for those looking to gain valuable and rewarding experience, working in a remote rural health clinic that has been set up to provide healthcare and support to Namibia’s San Bushman community.

Minimum 8 weeks From $3,584 (was $4,479)
Medical Elective in Ghana

Medical Elective in Ghana

This medical work experience internship is ideal if you are considering studying medicine at university, or are currently training in the medical field as part of your elective. Students from around the world join our internship programme, which is designed specifically to give unparalleled experience working in some of Ghana’s top hospitals and clinics, and valuable insight into the medical services that exist in Africa and the issues they face.

India Goa Volunteer and Adventure

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India Goa Volunteer and Adventure

Spending time on this option is a great way to sample the essence of India all in one go. You’ll see the pick of the best places to visit in Goa with sight-seeing excursions, a spiritual experience and trekking, combined with really important volunteer work close to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.

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