What do we offer you in short?
ü A working place
ü A host family
ü Introduction, coaching and assistance during your stay
The kind of work you are going to do depend on your experience, motivation and educational background. LABFoGh co-operates with several projects where enthusiastic and suitable volunteers are welcome and needed.
LABFoGh not only attempts to find an appropriate and suitable working place, but also arranges your accommodation in a host family. You are given the opportunity to make acquaintance of the rich Ghanaian culture and its habits and experience Ghanaian life and cuisine. Breakfast and supper are included in your program fee. Through living with a typical Ghanaian family you have the great chance to taste all aspects of Ghanaian life, but also will have a new temporal ‘home’.
Introduction and coaching
A good preparation and coaching are very important. Realising you are going to a developing country and the circumstances will be completely different compared to the Netherlands (Western Europe or America). At our website you can find a lot of information which is necessary for a good preparation. Besides this, the team of LABFoGH s is always ready for you with tips and advice via LABFoGh@gmail.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Your arrival in Ghana
After your arrival in Ghana you will get a three-day introduction, before really starting your job. If you arrive on the settled day of the month you will be met at the airport by a LABFo Ghana -Exercurtive Staff member, who will then take you to a Hotel/guest house. The introduction starts the very day after the monthly arrival date, your registration fess, feeding and accommodation fees would be paid to the LABFoGh Voluntary program Bank account.Introduction will be partly done in Accra and partly in Tamale our hometown in the North of Ghana. During your introduction you will have time to calmly get used to the new environment and you will be given information about culture, health, food, changing money, et cetera