Are you interested in supporting people living with HIV/AIDS in a community abroad? IVHQ is the world’s most trusted and affordable volunteer travel organization, offering the largest range of safe and impactful volunteer projects in 40+ destinations. Over 80,000 travelers have volunteered abroad with IVHQ over the past 10 years, making IVHQ the world’s most experienced volunteer organization with the best safety record. With program fees starting from only $180, IVHQ makes organizing a volunteer trip easy and affordable.
Discover 3 popular HIV/AIDS Support projects available with IVHQ below. You can find out more about these options on IVHQ's Medical and Healthcare page.
- Kenya: As a volunteer on IVHQ's Women’s Education project in Kenya, you can work closely with centers which support women affected by HIV/AIDS in providing counseling, guidance, and childcare support. The aim of this project is to empower the women through income-generating projects, education and skills training.
- Uganda: Help raise awareness and increase access to education around HIV/AIDS in Uganda by delivering classes on personal hygiene and transmission prevention. If you’re passionate about using education as a vehicle to support to those living with HIV/AIDS and help prevent the spread of the virus, your support will be greatly appreciated on this project.
- Tanzania: As a volunteer in Tanzania, you will have the opportunity to provide assistance to women living with HIV/AIDS, supporting them in becoming more self-sufficient through creating and selling crafts at a local tourist market. There is also an opportunity to assist with teaching English to the women and helping out with basic crop farming as part of an agriculture project designed to assist the women to become self-sufficient.
As you will be volunteering alongside IVHQ's local teams, previous experience is not required to participate on these projects, however we strongly recommend that you gain an understanding of HIV/AIDS prior to starting your project.
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