Wildlife conservation, community and environmental volunteer projects and internships worldwide

Use WorkingAbroad’s comprehensive volunteer database to find the volunteering or internship opportunity abroad that’s right for you.

Our international volunteering database features projects from organisations across the globe sorted into categories, making your search simple. You can search by country and activity for wildlife conservation volunteering projects, healthcare volunteering opportunities, environmental and farming projects and many more.

We hope that your choice will provide you with new opportunities to make a positive difference in the world. Please also rest assured that all organisations listed on our website meet our policies on ethical volunteering abroad.

  • Whale and Dolphin Volunteer Conservation, Hebrides

    Sail the Hebridean Sea in Scotland aboard research vessel Silurian and assist with dolphin and whale monitoring activities. Volunteers will collect visual and acoustic data on the various species of cetacean found in the area.

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  • Residential Peer mentor volunteers

    We are looking for young people 16 – 30 to become residential volunteers at our City and Farm Communities near Edinburgh. The role involves living alongside vulnerable young people at risk of long-term homelessness to help them develop practical skills, develop their social networks and create a bank of good experiences to counter tough ones they’ve had in the past. Volunteers are required for placements of a minimum of 6 months. Accommodation is provided and there is a small weekly allowance. This opportunity is great for those considering a move into a caring profession.

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