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Himalayan volunteering opportunities

Rishikesh and Barkot, India, South Asia

Group of like-minded postitive thinkers with strong feeling to perform our 'dharma of righteousness' . We are a group of like minded people working together for the betterment of the society in the Hiimalayan region of Uttrakhand. We run volunteering programs-

1. Education and outreach-
Location- Barkot and Rishikesh
Volunteer activity- Teach basic English, Maths and other subjects to the local school children aged 4-11 years old

2. Mentoring the Youth-
Location- Rishikesh
Volunteer activity- Organizing various workshops about mental and physical development of the Youth

Our vision is to foster understanding between people and cultures through inter-personal exchange of ideas and prespectives(volunteer programs). Through our handpicked and carefully chosen socio-cultural exchange program you experience an amazing opportunity to learn, share and live the different facets of Life.

Our Activities

What we Need

cooking, shopping, gardening, visiting new places, meeting new people, teaching basic english and maths to the small children and working with the youth on the variety of subjects like confidence building, communication skills, entreprenuer skills and many more.

except the month of June we are open all months of the year
To help us in the projects, we need volunteers who can commit themselves minimum 3 weeks. For long duration volunteers can choose on their own. kindly mail us for the duration you would like to stay with us.

What we Provide


The accommodation is provided in a home stay/private room/tent/cottages owned by the local community/pahadi house rural development initiative. Three meals a day is provided which is breakfast, lunch and dinner. The food consists of daal(pulses), sabji(vegetables), chapati(Indian bread), rice, dahi (yogurt) and others. For breakfast You can easily buy fruits, cereals, porridge, eggs and various other eatables in the nearby market apart from what we provide. This can be procured on cheap price. The room provided is basic/modern with Indian/western toilets and bucket/regular shower. The rooms would be neat and clean. You don't need to spend money on water as the water in the mountains is pure and without any problem. But if you want to buy mineral water it is easily available at our place on a reasonable price.

Good to Know

Suitable For

Individuals, Family with Kids, Groups

Minimum Stay

Any period of time

Staff Size

5 to 10 people

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Volunteer Costs

food and accomodation,-3 meals a day, local transport, internet, complimentary
tour to Rishikesh city, guided village walks and tour, a special gift.

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Himalayan cultural exchange opportunities, Rishikesh & Barkot (Uttrakhand), Rishikesh and Barkot, India.
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Other Information

For detailed information on our projects and others kindly log onto www.helpinhimalayas.com

Our Wish List

please bring your family pics, your childhood pics, laptop to work on, and some choclates

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