Volunteer Jobs in Kenya

Kenyan Volunteer Programs

Love Volunteers offers volunteering opportunities in community centres, refugee camps, orphanages, schools, hospitals and community medical clinics in Nairobi and Mombasa. Placements in this stunning country can often be customised to suit the needs and profile of the volunteer. Past participants have volunteered in mobile clinics, mental health clinics, with people with disabilities, in hospices, working with HIV/AIDS as well as specific areas like nutrition and dental services.

This flexibility means that volunteers in Kenya derive immense personal satisfaction from their experience, while gaining eye-opening and sometimes troubling insights into the conditions and level of services available in a developing country. Arranged through Love Volunteers, your contribution in Kenya will make a real and meaningful difference to the people of this country. Volunteers will have continued support throughout the duration of their placement.

A dramatic and highly photogenic country, Kenya is a hugely varied land of plains and mountains, beaches flanked by coral reefs, alongside lively tribal culture and possibly the most crowd-pulling wildlife on the planet. In some respects, this one small country essentially encompasses all Africa.

To volunteer in Kenya is to transport oneself to a distinctly different world... one where the beauties of nature sit alongside the multiple disadvantages suffered by poor tribes-people, the sick and the orphaned. No individual will leave a Kenya volunteer placement untouched by their experience in this country.

Programs

12 programs
  • Mombasa & Diani Beach, Kenya
  • from 2 weeks
  • Volunteer House
  • from USD 359
  • Airport Pick Up Included
  • 18+

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Mombasa has reopened to international arrivals.  See the 'Additional Info.' section for procedures in place during the pandemic.

On this amazing program volunteers work with vulnerable children in community-care centers in either Mombasa or Diani Beach. In Mombasa the local…

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  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • from 1 week
  • Volunteer House
  • from USD 279
  • Airport Pick Up Included
  • 18+

The mission of this program is about offering vulnerable children in the community a level of care that they do not receive at home, either because they come from poorer families or they live at the centers.  Some of these children have HIV/AIDS and have been abandoned by family members. Sadly, due to the stigma attached to HIV/AIDS, these …

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  • Diani Beach, Kenya
  • from 1 week
  • Host Family
  • from USD 299
  • Airport Pick Up Included

OPEN NOW!

Mombasa has reopened to international arrivals.  See the 'Additional Info.' section for procedures in place during the pandemic.

Volunteers play an essential role in supporting this program, delivering essential services relating to the huge challenges faced by drug users and…

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  • Mombasa & Diani Beach, Kenya
  • from 1 week
  • Volunteer House
  • from USD 259
  • Airport Pick Up Included
  • 18+

OPEN NOW!

Mombasa has reopened to international arrivals.  See the 'Additional Info.' section for procedures in place during the pandemic.

This essential program aims to help vulnerable children and adults and improve their futures. In Mombasa, volunteers can choose to work in either…

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  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • from 1 week
  • Volunteer House
  • from USD 279
  • Airport Pick Up Included
  • 18+

This essential program aims to help vulnerable children in Nairobi through giving them a solid education. Many of the children in the school’s Love Volunteers works with have suffered much already at a young age. Many are orphaned or have simply been abandoned. They all live in poverty and are at risk. Through a solid education this program…

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  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • from 4 weeks
  • Volunteer House
  • from USD 1009
  • Airport Pick Up Included
  • 18+

Volunteers play an essential role in supporting this program deliver essential services relating to the massive HIV/AIDS epidemic in Kenya. The mission of this program is to educate children and adults on HIV/AIDS to reduce the infection rate, and to support those affected by the disease. Health workers in Kenya are under great pressure, given…

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  • Mombasa & Diani Beach, Kenya
  • from 1 week
  • Volunteer House
  • from USD 309
  • Airport Pick Up Included
  • 18+

OPEN NOW!

Mombasa has reopened to international arrivals.  See the 'Additional Info.' section for procedures in place during the pandemic.

This fantastic program offers many options for volunteers – each one playing an important part in supplying quality medical care to people in great…

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  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • from 1 week
  • Volunteer House
  • from USD 299
  • Airport Pick Up Included
  • 18+

This amazing program will be a wonderful experience for any volunteer in the medical or health field who has medical training and experience. Trained volunteers provide much-needed skills and knowledge to help in the severely under-resourced and under-funded medical system, providing care to people in need. They will work at a busy Nairobi…

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  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • from 1 week
  • Host Family
  • from USD 309
  • Airport Pick Up Included
  • 18+

Following the results of the 2007 election, riots ensued throughout many parts of Kenya forcing over 600,000 families to flee from their villages in fear of their lives. Once the violence ended, too afraid to return to their homes, hundreds of thousands of civilians sought refuge on barren land across the country, in tiny tents donated by the…

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  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • from 4 weeks
  • Volunteer House
  • from USD 2259
  • Airport Pick Up Included
  • 18+

This fantastic volunteer program is like no other. Volunteers will play an important role in helping on essential programs, while also exploring the sights of wonderful Kenya. The program schedule;

Week 1: City - Stay in Nairobi for a week and conduct outreach…

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  • Mombasa, Kenya
  • from 1 week
  • Volunteer House
  • from USD 259
  • Airport Pick Up Included
  • 18+

OPEN NOW!

Mombasa has reopened to international arrivals.  See the 'Additional Info.' section for procedures in place during the pandemic.

The mission of this program is to support the women of Mombasa who have suffered greatly in society. The Women's Empowerment program aims to assist…

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  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • from 1 week
  • Volunteer House
  • from USD 279
  • Airport Pick Up Included
  • 18+

The mission of this program is to support the women of Nairobi who face abuse, neglect and gender injustices on a daily basis. Love Volunteers and their partner in Nairobi place volunteers into various community locations such as orphanages, schools, Women's Centers and Groups with the aim of providing support, skills and resources to empower…

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