VOLUNTEER ENGLISH BANGKOK
Volunteer English Bangkok believe that Thai students will gain experience speaking English by having close and friendly contact with foreign, English-speaking volunteers. They believe that their students will become motivated to speak English in an easy way; not just through books, but by participating in fun-based activities created by smiling and friendly volunteer-teachers.
Location: Bangkok, Ayutthaya / Bang Pa In, Khao Yai, Kanchanaburi
LITTLE FARM SANCTUARY PROJECT
Little Farm Sanctuary Project was founded and organized by Arnon Noah in early 2016. Arnon has helped to improve the soil and set the landscape plan to make this beautiful little farm. He and his team of volunteers from all over the world hope that one day they will have the perfect eco-friendly farm sanctuary.
THAI ANIMAL SANCTUARY
Thai Animal Sanctuary is a self funded and donation based organisation working for the protection and care of animals in North West Thailand.
BAAN DADA CHILDREN’S HOME
loBaan Dada‘s main objective is to empower Burmese refugee children through education, both formal and non-formal. They also support the local area by providing jobs for single mothers and families, who help care for the children, and assist with farming, construction and weaving projects.
Baantorfun Kindergarten is a small school concentrating on early childhood education. At Baantorfun the school becomes a second home and the teacher becomes a second mother. Teaching methods, curriculum, classrooms, and the whole school ground is suitable for the early years.
GOODWILL GROUP FOUNDATION
Goodwill Group Foundation offers personal and career development services to disadvantaged women and girls in Thailand. They aim to improve the quality of life of young Thai women via skills training and career services.
FOR LIFE THAILAND
For Life exists to bring life and lasting change to disabled children in Thailand. They work to transform the lives of over 600 disabled children, many of whom are abandoned and stigmatised because of their disabilities.
FATHER RAY FOUNDATION
Father Ray Foundation takes care of 850 orphaned, abused and disadvantaged children and students with disabilities. They provide a home, an education, nutritious meals, medical assistance and the opportunity for our children and students to reach their full potential and become independent and decent members of society.
Peetim Homestay is organized by a local Thai family whose elders speak good English and encourage volunteers from all over the world. They invite volunteers to teach English to underprivileged children both at the local schools as well as at the homestay’s own English camp. There is also the opportunity to teach at other places nearby such as to young orphaned monks at the temple and at the Singburi Agriculture College.
ThaiCraft are an independent Fair Trade company marketing quality handcrafts made by village groups of artisans in all parts of Thailand. They seek to generate a fair income for the artisans and keep alive the diverse craft traditions of Thailand.
THE HUB – CHILDLINE THAILAND
The Hub provides much needed support to children and teenagers in the centre of Bangkok. The youth club is a beautiful and inspiring, open-plan building in the Pomprab district. The project receives strong financial commitment from Thai and Australian businesses and individuals in order to enable key areas of assistance to children and young people: basic health and welfare services, such as a daily meal, health checks and clean clothing.
FOUNDATION FOR SLUM CHILD CARE
Foundation for Slum Child Care strives to improve slum children’s health and happiness. Through their four Daycare Centres and their support of privately run daycare homes, they provide care and education for children aged from four months to five years old. They also reach out to other slum babies and infants in their own homes through the help of community volunteers. These children come from low-income families, and many suffer from neglect, malnutrition and abuse.
GIFT OF HAPPINESS FOUNDATION
Gift of Happiness Foundation perform simple interactive and educational comedy shows for orphans, street kids, slum dwellers, AIDS centres and facilities housing physically or mentally incapacitated children. They regularly visit medical centres, crisis centres for abused women, and migrant worker and refugee communities. They crucially provide children and their families with basic necessities like clothing, bedding, medical supplies, educational equipment, toys and agricultural tools.
Location: Bangkok (& various rural)
SAFARI PARK VOLUNTEER PROGRAM
Safari Park Volunteer Program are a group of volunteers working independently at a Safari Park in Thailand making improvements to the lives of the animals there. Their goal is to bring the level of animal welfare up to a fair standard by bringing in enrichment activities for the animals and ensuring that all medical and dietary needs are met.
CHRISTIAN CARE FOUNDATION
Christian Care Foundation helps abandoned children with disabilities, regardless of gender, nationality, creed or religion. It provides rehabilitation to children from the government homes in cooperation with local authorities. It also supports families who have children with disabilities living at home in rural areas, and provides physical therapies, advice, training, and develops parent support networks.
HUMAN HELP NETWORK
Human Help Network focus on issues related to children and adolescents. They operate the Child Protection and Development Center for street children and support the Pattaya Orphanage, as well as the Sotpattana School for the Deaf and other projects. Together those projects provide help, a home, an education and a future for almost 300 ill, orphaned, or disabled children and street children in Thailand.
DUANG PRATEEP FOUNDATION
Duang Prateep Foundation operates over 20 projects in the fields of education, child abuse, and welfare of the elderly and slum youths. They carry out this service through community kindergartens, educational sponsorships, rehabilitation centers, in-home support, traveling puppet troupes, a local credit union and regular activities at their Klong Toey center.
Step Ahead works with poor and at-risk families across Thailand- from Bangkok’s largest slum to Southern and Northeastern small rural villages. They deliver new economic opportunities and keep families together by helping them discover their own best solutions through Community Economic Development, Alternative Orphan Care, Child Development Centers, Mentoring, and Training.
Thailand Teach facilitates volunteer teaching in local temple schools in rural communities to help improve their English language skills. Participants will exchange ideas while studying the Thai cultures, lifestyles, traditions, staying and involving themselves with the daily life of villagers.
Location: Bang Rachan