Toucan Education Programs

San Ignacio, Cayo District, Belize
(888) 841-7224
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Volunteer in Belize - Spring Term 2020

Term To Study: Spring 2020
Application Deadline: Oct 05, 2019
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Provider
Link 1: TEP Referral Program and Scholarships
Link 2: Online Fundraising
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Link 5: Program Fees
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Program Locations: Belize City, Belmopan, Dangriga, San Ignacio
Contact Phone: 1-888-841-7224
Contact Name: Ms. Abbiola Ballah
Contact Email:
What is Included: Grassroots community-based placement
Learning outcomes and assessments
personal and professional development planning
housing based on double occupancy
(housing options: independent living or homestay)
Some meals over the in-country orientation
(homestay options includes most meals)
Local GSM cell phone
Round trip airport transfers
Pre-departure orientation
Onsite orientation
1-2 Cultural immersive experiences
Travel insurance ($250K)
Trip cancellation (*up to $3K)
Unparalleled support (24/7)
*Trip cancellation varies according to your length of time in-country.

Visit the program fee page online for detailed information on the amount of trip cancellation coverage.
What is not Included: Airfare
Meals (independent living option)
Cost of phone calls
Independent travel
Ground transportation to and from placement
Personal and miscellaneous expenses
Estimated Costs: TEP will provide you with an overall budget to help you plan financially for expenses not included in the program.
Program Description

Custom International Volunteer Experience in Belize!

The Volunteer in Belize program offers students and professionals a unique opportunity to support grassroots community-based organizations in Belize.

Your volunteer placement is tailored to meet your career and personal interests while offering a high degree of flexibility in the length of time spent in-country.

This study abroad program aims to enhance work-related skills and personal development for students while helping professionals to meet professional and personal social responsibilities.

The program promotes intercultural learning through immersive cultural experiences.

Each and every volunteer is valued for their motivation, courage, and commitment to serve others.

Some examples of the types of volunteering placements are also noted.

Education (i.e.: teacher placement, special education, etc.)

Health (i.e.: medical electives, nursing, nutrition, OT, etc.)

Conservation (i.e.: community, terrestrial, wildlife, marine, etc.)

Community Development (i.e.: community, grassroots, etc.)

Social Services (i.e.: social work, intervention program development, and implementation, etc.)

The Volunteer in Belize program will provide you with the tools and a supportive environment to further enhance your volunteering experience.

We are committed to your success and to creating active global citizens through reciprocal and engaged service with the people of Belize.

Participants are admitted on a rolling basis with flexible starting dates.

Create your free account to start the application process today!

Quick Facts

Population: 327719
Capital: Belmopan
Per-capita GDP: $ 8400
Size: 22966 km2
Time Zone: (GMT - 06:00 hours) Central Time (US & Canada)

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Travel Warning: YES
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