Make a difference volunteering for HHA in Haiti and Uganda
HHA provides short, mid and long-term volunteering opportunities in Haiti and Uganda for individuals and teams. As a small charity, much of our work has been achieved thanks to the passion and dedication of our amazing volunteers.
By becoming an HHA volunteer you can make a direct impact on a range of HHA projects. In return, HHA is committed to ensuring you have a safe, enjoyable and productive trip where your time makes a tangible impact. We’ll support you through the whole process and aim to leave you with a life-changing experience.
We host a range of volunteers, including Medics, Medical Electives, Plumbers, Accountants, Photographers, Architects, individuals on Gap Years, sabbaticals, career breaks or church and corporate groups… the list goes on. Whether you’re looking to volunteer for 1 week or 1 year, we’d love to hear from you. You will likely have some questions so checking out our FAQs below is a good place to start.
Haiti is a beautiful country in the Caribbean, and shares the same island as the Dominican Republic. It is also the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere with on-going natural disasters and political instability hindering its progress. Find out more about volunteering in Haiti.
Uganda is a stunning country, famous for its beautiful safari parks and the river Nile. However, it also hosts the largest refugee crisis in Africa, with refugees from South Sudan and DRC. Find out more about volunteering in Uganda.
‘Why do I keep coming back? You know you are part of something truly special. This is such an exciting and unique time for the hospital - to partner with them on the journey is the best job in the world’
Rob, A&E Nurse, long-term Volunteer in Haiti
GENERAL VOLUNTEER FAQs: