Volunteer FAQs

Is there a cost to volunteer at NHC?
Yes. A Donation of $300 USD is required which will go towards supporting our 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 Public Holidays NHC is open Monday to Friday from 8.00am until 6.00pm.

Does NHC have a Safeguarding Policy and Code of Conduct which volunteers must adhere to?
Yes – Safeguarding Policy and Code of Conduct for Volunteers (PDF)

Do I require a Police Check to volunteer at NHC?

Do I need Travel Insurance?

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.