Consider a two week, one month, three month or six month volunteering gig with Bridging Lanka! If you wish to come for longer, apply through our partner organisation, Australian Volunteers Program (AVP). 

Volunteering with Bridging Lanka offers mutual benefit. You benefit though undertaking meaningful activity, getting time for some serious self-reflection away from familiar haunts, opportunity to better hone your professional skills in a challenging context, improving your career prospects with international experience and meeting new friends. You also benefit local and isolated communities under stress, bring awareness of the wider world to their door step and connect deeply with people who need a hand up.

Volunteer Opportunities

Find a role that fits with your skills and interests:

  • Building trades
  • Counselling / coaching
  • Disease control – chronic kidney, diabetes
  • Engineering – hydraulic, structural
  • English language teaching
  • Environmental protection
  • Food & hospitality
  • Graphic design
  • Gym / fitness
  • Landscape architecture
  • Office administration
  • Organic cultivation
  • Nutrition
  • Peace & conflict resolution
  • Social enterprise development
  • Social media / marketing
  • Substance abuse
  • Tourism development & promotion
  • Urban design
  • Veterinary science
  • Women’s empowerment

Go to Volunteer page