Health Supporter

High­lights Require­ments What's Included Dates & Fees Rev­iews
founded in 2015
Ask A Question
Coordinator | Okwawu
Coordinator | Okwawu
This initiative of our organization is to provide health mechanisms to stakeholders with hypertension,diabetes and other ailment. This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 18+

our communities lack the support mechanism which will direct the natives activities and help them refrain from practices that intensify their state of ailment in the various health species mentioned like diabetes ,Hypertension  and AIDS. Kwahu Care NGO has developed a health program to check the status of the whole municipality and to seek a better healthy life within the rural area.
The first phase of the NGO has been in existence and we are about to involve other health criteria like malaria and high sugar level within the youth and the aged.With this,we need the help of volunteers who have ideas to share and also learn through the process.

volunteer engagement will be dispensed in these manners.

  1. perform screening and take records of clients through our digital screening tools
  2. interact with stakeholders to advice them on measures to control bad health practices.
  3. Help report health status and records to our local clinics for advice and referrals.

The health screening program have a map that guide our operations and routines.This map comprises of areas of service and clients which help identify our targets and timetable every week.we are currently operation in 5 rural areas and hoping to expand based on our volunteers.
volunteer guide and transport system will take volunteers to their working arena and also convey them back to their volunteer house.

Our organization have a standby ambulance which help convey emergency patients to the district hospital within the area.
Tools to aid in the health check is available and we are also welcoming all additions and volunteer suggestions.

Free-time activities

volunteers will have the ability to choose from our variety of leisure on weekends.our experienced tour team will be ready to assist volunteers with their interest and provide high end security in all weekend leisure endeavors.



In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s) or if your are accompanied by your parents.
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level)
Criminal Background Check
Education Requirements
math at high school level
Required Documents
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
the ability to contribute physically and also to speak English and report to organizations supervisors.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 07:00 - 14:00

What's Included

Services by Okwawu City Volunteers

pick-up from airport
living condition and spending money a day is practically $10.

Airport Pickup at Kotoka International Airport

airport pickup is included in the program fee.
project site is located at the eastern region (kwahu-mountains) with 145km from airport approximately 2hrs 30min


accommodation is located within the organizational headquarters.
water closet and bath with water provided.
pair dorm bed in each room with room mates.

Dorm Room
Food & Beverages

drinks are not included in volunteering package.
supermarket is close to the town where volunteers stay.
a kitchen for volunteers to be able to prepare native dishes.

Internet Access
Good access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Kotoka International Airport (ACC) in Accra. We assist you to find cheap flights to Ghana.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Ghana provides security and is a plus to have.
If you are intending to volunteer in Ghana you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Ghana.

Dates & Fees

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2 - 8 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
2 weeks (min. stay)
$ 280
3 weeks
$ 420
4 weeks
$ 560
5 weeks
$ 700
6 weeks
$ 840
7 weeks
$ 980
8 weeks (max. stay)
$ 1,120
Average fees
$ 140 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Okwawu City Volunteers will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Deposit (15%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment will be agreed with Okwawu City Volunteers during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or cash at arrival at the project site.

Why book with Volunteer World

Extra security layer by Volunteer World
Volunteer World is the world's leading comparison platform for international volunteer opportunities. We guide you through a safe and easy application process - including all necessary payments. Planning your next meaningful trip with Volunteer World gives you free access to our:
Quality Assurance
High ethical standards & transparent social impact
Flex Option
Change your reservation at no extra costs
Refund Guarantee
We refund your fees if Okwawu City Volunteers cancels your trip
Support & Mediation
We cover your back no matter what happens
Our services are free of charge!
All program fees are charged directly by Okwawu City Volunteers.

What are people saying about Volunteer World?

  Africa Western Africa Ghana  Obomeng, Obomeng

Health Supporter

This initiative of our organization is to provide health mechanisms to stakeholders with hypertension,diabetes and other ailment.


You might be also interested in

Building Construction Work Obomeng, Ghana Okwawu City Volunteers
Okwawu City Soccer Academy NGO is looking for volunteers to help construct schools and community buildings like toilet, library and playgrounds.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Why am I seeing this?

You requested a page that doesn't exist on this site any more. This could be caused by a link you followed that was out of date, by a typing in the wrong address in the address bar, or simply because the post has been deleted.

Take Me Home