Study and Social Volunteering

Study and Social Volunteering

Social Volunteering in LAL Cape Town will be a very rewarding experience. Discover the impact you can have.

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people who would like to contribute to improving the different social issues in South Africa, while studying English.

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What is this programme about?

Similar to our Social Volunteering Programme, this course also aims to contribute to the social development of the South African communities. One of the main differences is that you will have the opportunity to study in the mornings, leaving the afternoon free for the project of your choice.

Be part of our programmes to change this world and join one of the following areas:

  • Childcare
  • Kindergartens
  • Crèches
  • Education
  • Primary schools
  • Secondary schools
  • Sports Development
  • Coaching at local schools
  • Healthcare
  • Local community clinics
  • Social Welfare
  • Homes for children
  • Child and Youth Care Centre
  • Caring for physically/intellectually challenged children and adults
  • Business Administration
  • NGOs and other organisations

Why LAL?

  • We offer a quality volunteering experience set in the scenic beauty of South Africa.
  • We have a wide range of projects in different social sectors.
  • We provide you with the opportunity to take part in a variety of tours and excursions.
  • We give you placement inventory information prior to arrival in South Africa.
  • Although tours and activities are not included, we can arrange them for you!


Key Facts

Minimum Age:
Minimum English level:
Intermediate (B1+)
It must be combined with LAL General English course • Student must attend minimum two weeks of English tuition at LAL

Lesson Schedule

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