Volunteer with EHN Nepal

EHN Nepal

Kathmandu, Nepal, South Asia

EHN aims to improve the level of education, health care and child care in Nepal by providing volunteers to support and teach in rural and urban areas of the country.

What We Need

Teachers, Child care, Medical students, Rural Farming and some construction for rebuilding homes destroyed in the earthquakes.

When & Who

Most of the projects run all year but will be closed for festivals. Schools are closed for one month March to April and then again June to July. Building projects will only run from Nov to March to avoid the monsoon rains.
Nope, we don't require a minimum duration
There is a minimum stay of 2 weeks for childcare and 1 month for teaching. Long term volunteers come for about 5 months.

What we Provide

£12 a day covers accommodation and 2 meals a day at the project location.

The meals are mostly rice and vegetables twice a day EVERY day. It is a simple way of life but for us both eco friendly and beautiful

All EHN projects require the volunteer to stay with a family while volunteering but when in Kathmandu they will stay in a guesthouse.

Our Fees


Volunteers are required to pay an £80 admin fee which is used for the first 2 nights in KTM plus the last night, food, accommodation and a city tour.

Contact Person

Phil Palmer
Kathmandu, Nepal, Kathmandu, Nepal.
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Additional Info about Us

5 to 10 people

EHN will pick up the volunteer from the airport and provide 2 nights accommodation with food and a city tour before sending them to their project. All volunteers are expected to do their own laundry which will be by hand and please be aware all water is cold in Nepali villages including showers!

Education and Health Nepal is a 3 year old charity working with local government schools and child care projects in Nepal. We feel that by working the government schools rather than private means we are helping the less advantaged children obtain a better level of education for free.

Education and Health Nepal is a registered Non-Profit in both Nepal and the UK. For more information about our charity, budget and expenditures see the UK Charity Commission site here: http://apps.charitycommission.gov.uk/Showcharity/RegisterOfCharities/CharityWithoutPartB.aspx?RegisteredCharityNumber=1161452&SubsidiaryNumber=0

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