Volunteer in Argentina for an amazing opportunity to travel and volunteer for an accessible price and an extraordinary experience.

volunteers in argentinaDo you have a peaked interest in visiting and volunteering in Argentina?

Argentina is an astonishing country. Between the diverse landscapes and ecosystems, the world famous Patagonia, and the melting pot of cultures, Argentina is truly an exquisite place to visit.

It is also a place where there is a great demand for compassionate and adventurous volunteers.The financial crisis that hit Argentina over a decade ago is still affecting quite a bit of the country.

While the people and businesses of Argentina have begun to bounce back, there is still a significant need for aid.

When you volunteer abroad in Argentina with Global Crossroad, you will have a variety of volunteer programs to choose from including volunteer opportunities in healthcare, education, childcare, and community development.

Volunteering in Argentina is a safe, affordable, and meaningful way to experience a new part of the world.

Contact us now to learn more about how you can volunteer in Argentina or enroll today in the program that calls your name.

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What volunteer in Argentina programs are available to me?

Global Crossroad has a fantastic selection of meaningful and safe volunteer projects in Argentina for all different interests. Take a look and see what volunteer opportunity in Argentina pulls at your heart stings.

Medical Volunteer Program in Argentina

volunteers in argentina medicalThe medical volunteer project in Argentina is a perfect project, if you are interested in pursuing medicine as a career or passionate about helping people.

Medical and nursing students, as well as seasoned medical professionals are welcomed to join this life changing healthcare volunteer opportunity in Argentina.

Individuals from low-income and poverty-stricken living situations often do not have the financial means to access the care that they desperately need. As a medical volunteer in Argentina with this incredible program, you will help change this tragic reality.

Skills and Qualifications Needed No previous medical experience is required in order to join this medical volunteering program in Argentina. The program is designed to accommodate all different backgrounds, educational levels, and skills.

However, those who do have medical credentials will be permitted to engage in more hands-on medical responsibilities. Intermediate level Spanish is advised. If you are unable to communicate in Spanish, you can enroll in our Spanish language course before your medical volunteer project in Argentina begins.

Volunteer Responsibilities When you volunteer with the healthcare project in Argentina, you can expect to work 4-5 hours a day, Monday through Friday at a local clinic or hospital. Your specific assigned tasks will vary depending on your experience, skill level, and personal interests.

You will likely have medical tasks such as teaching personal hygiene and health education, helping withvaccinations, assisting with administrative work, and providing personalized care to patients.

Dental Volunteer Program in Argentina

volunteers in argentina dentalThe dental volunteer project in Argentina is a superb choice, if you are interested in, studying, or currently practicing dentistry.

This opportunity is more like a volunteer internship where you will have the opportunity to work alongside experienced dentists and dental hygienists in Argentina.

The aim of this unique dental volunteer opportunity in Argentina is to bring dental care to those who might not be able to receive it otherwise. This meaningful experience will also be a great learning experience.

Skills and Qualifications Needed In order to volunteer with the dental program in Argentina, you must be a current dental student or practicing dentist, dental assistant, or hygienist. Intermediate Spanish is also highly recommended. Spanish language classes are available for those who need to brush up on their Spanish.

Volunteer Responsibilities As a volunteer dentist in Argentina, you will commit at least 20 hours a week to the project.

Your daily activities will include things like helping with lab work, preparing the rooms for procedures, assisting the local dentists, sterilizing instruments, stocking materials, assisting with maintenance, and following up and interacting with the patients.

Volunteer in Argentina Program Fees and Dates

Global Crossroad volunteer in Argentina programs are available all year long. It is advised that you begin your volunteer project in Argentina on a Monday and arrive and depart on a Saturday or Sunday. Global Crossroad is flexible though and will work with you to ensure that your itinerary meets your specific needs.

Global Crossroad is determined to provide you with the lowest weekly program fees. The humanitarian and volunteer safety and satisfaction components of the organization are the most important. Global Crossroad is devoted to their volunteers and the volunteer projects in Argentina that they support. 

There is a one-time registration fee of $299 that all volunteers must pay. This covers the cost of running the organization.

Your weekly program fee goes directly to your host family and chosen project, as well as to support your meals, accommodations, and in-country support.  You are responsible for the cost of your flights, airport taxes, daily transportation, visa application fees and extensions, and personal spending.

Weeks Home stay private room/half board Home stay private room/no meals Hostel shared room/ no meals Medical/ No meals
1 Week $510 $468 $454 $504
2 Weeks $650 $566 $538 $638
3 Weeks $790 $664 $622 $772
4 Weeks $930 $762 $706 $906
5 Weeks $1,070 $860 $790 $1,040
6 Weeks $1,220 $948 $874 $1,174
7 Weeks $1,350 $1,056 $958 $1,308
8 Weeks $1,490 $1,154 $1,042 $1,442
9 Weeks $1,630 $1,252 $1,126 $1,576
10 Weeks $1,790 $1,350 $1,210 $1,710
11 Weeks $1,910 $1,448 $1,294 $1,844
12 Weeks $2,050 $1,548 $1,378 $1,978

Arrangement of Room, Food, and Supervision

When you volunteer in Argentina, you will stay in a safe, secure, clean, and comfortable home with a host family in Cordoba. Cordoba is a quaint and charming neighborhood that is home to beautiful architecture, an inspiring art and artist scene, modern amenities, and plenty of fabulous activities and sights to see.

Your host family will prepare breakfast and dinnerfor you for the duration of your volunteer project in Argentina. You are responsible for your own lunch. If you end up opting to stay in a hostel, you will be responsible for all your own meals, which will cost you around $50 a week.

As part of your weekly program fee, you will have 24/7 in-country support and supervision while at your project site. Your in-country coordinator will always be available, but typically makes a personal house visit every two weeks or so. You will always have support and you will never be completely alone when you are volunteering in Argentina.