Volunteer FAQs

Do I need to be vaccinated against Covid-19 to volunteer at New Hope Cambodia (NHC)?
Yes.

Is there a cost to volunteer at NHC?
Yes. A Donation of $300 USD is required which is used to support our Education, Health and Community Support programs

How long can I volunteer at NHC?
Volunteer placements are generally restricted to a maximum of one month. However, if you wish to volunteer for longer than one month please let us know and we will certainly consider your request.

Is NHC open throughout the year?
Except for on Public Holidays NHC is opened Monday to Friday from 8.00am until 6.00pm.
Refer to Cambodian Holidays 2022

Does NHC have a Child Protection Policy?
Yes – Child Protection Policy

Does NHC have a Code of Conduct?
Yes – Code of Conduct

Do I require a Police Check to volunteer at NHC?
Yes.

Do I need Travel Insurance?
Yes.

Do I require a Visa to enter Cambodia?
Unless you are a passport holder of an ASEAN member country you’ll require a Visa.

How do I apply to become a NHC volunteer?
You must submit our on-line Volunteer Application Form.

What happens once I have submitted my Volunteer Application Form?
We will advise you whether your application has been accepted or not.
If accepted we will e-mail you a copy of our Volunteer Handbook which provides important information on what you’ll need to attend to Prior To Your Arrival at NHC, information on your First Day At NHC and other General Information which you may find useful.
If we can’t accept your application based on the dates you have provided we will certainly suggest alternative dates which you may wish to consider.