We are welcoming local and international volunteers to work at the center during day time. We have long-time and short-time volunteering programs. Short time is from 1 week and Longtime can end up to 16 – 24 weeks. Tanzania is a prime example of what most people expect of Africa. There is an endless wilderness in the national parks with wild animals, beautiful beaches, and mountaintops. Local communities need your support so there is so much more to experience and discover. Come make a meaningful difference while you volunteer and travel.
Doing volunteer work is a dream of many people who want to mean something to these little children, give them love, play with them and show them there are people who care! They love to hug you and tell you their story while playing.
You can really make a difference, in many different ways like;
Yes, you need a Visa to volunteer in Tanzania. we recommend getting in touch with the embassy or consulate of Tanzania in your country. There are some general requirements you need to comply with upon arrival in Tanzania:
“Best Practice for Short-Term Volunteers”
If you are planning to volunteer in Tanzania for 90 days or less, you can easily get a Visa on Arrival. As the name suggests, this visa can be obtained at the airport where you arrive and costs between US$ 50 and US$ 100. You should get in touch with your closest Embassy or Consulate of Tanzania to discuss whether or not you will need a work permit.
“Best Practice for Long-Term Volunteers”
If you are planning to volunteer in Tanzania for more than 90 days, you should also get the above-mentioned Visa on Arrival. Once in Tanzania, you will need to apply for a long-term Residence Permit “C“. You can apply for the permit at the Immigration Bureau in Moshi, Dar Es Salaam, or Arusha. Please note that you will need to factor in additional fees that change frequently. We advise you to inform yourself about the exact fees of the permit before starting your trip.
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Please feel free to contact us for more information and assistance.