Volunteer in a Patagonia Natural Reserve, Puerto Madryn, Argentina

Anything that you can bring, will be very helpful to give opportunities those more in need. Volunteer!!

This reserve is considered a Natural Heritage and it is located on the New Golf Coast in Patagonia, about two hours from the city of Puerto Madryn. In this natural reserve, a wide number of programs are carefully planned and carried out to preserve these highly valued ecosystems. They are rich in paleontological discoveries, breathtaking sceneries and natural and cultural diversity.
Among the programs developed by the Foundation, there are: Preservation of the natural and cultural heritage. Sustainable development. Environmental education and the organization of educational activities for the community. 

Join this project and make the difference!

 

The organization has a wide number of activities and challenges to be accomplished. That is why, they need volunteers willing to cooperate and help them achieve their aims.
The preservation of the flora and fauna and the paleontological heritage in the region is only possible thanks to the cooperation of all the people who work in the organization. As there are many tasks and it is  such a vast area, the organization needs extra help. They need people willing to cooperate and commit themselves to working professionally. Come and join this volunteer and protect the natural and cultural environment!  

Accommodation

Families & Homestays

Our families know, due to their experience, what it means to be a real host. They have received many students from different nationalities, occupations and ages. We will take into consideration your likes and preferences. Living with a local family is the best way to learn their customs, likes, and style while you learn a new language.

Residences & Hostels

If you want to live with several local and foreign students, you can choose to stay in a private or shared room in any of the students' residencies we offer you. Sharing a place with young people from all over the world is a great opportunity to learn about different cultures and make new friends as well as learning about the place in which you are studying.

Private Apartments

A Private Apartment is the best choice to enjoy your privacy and comfort of your own place.

Requirements

Usual Volunteer Tasks

*Latin American students applying for Volunteers in Spain must have a valid EU passport.

  •  Over 18 years old
  •  High school degree
  •  Health insurance, accident and liability
  •  Commitment to the Host Organization,its rules and tasks
  •  Basic knowledge of Spanish
  •  Eco-friendly
  •  Attitude of service
  •  Enthusiastic and creative
  •  Willing to learn about new cultures
  •  Dynamism
  •  Willingness to share your time
  •  Fulfill with all legal and formal requirements for your Volunteer*
  • On this project tasks are simple, but indispensable and on top of everything varied!
  •  Infrastructure upkeep.
  •  Monitoring flora and fauna
  •  Organization of educational activities for the community about environmental care.
  •  Preservation of the reserve.
  •  Assistance to tourists and visitors.
  •  Helping on maintenance activities
  •  The activities mentioned above may vary depending on the time of the year and number of volunteers registered. 

 The tasks named above will be arranged with every volunteer according to each one’s skills and special abilities.

Project Hightlights

  • Contribute in the upkeep and preservation of a wide Patagonia Reserve.
  • Actively participate in the protection of a unique ecosystem.
  • Organice educational activities to promote environmental care.
  • Enjoy the experience of living with other volunteers and park rangers.

Daily Routine

Usually volunteers have 6 hs shifts in the morning/afternoon Monday through Friday. In some cases it can be arranged a change of schedule if you prefer to work in the afternoon. Any extra time you’re willing to do will be highly valued.
 
 
"As a student at this school I have been very satisfied with everything. I have felt that my Spanish has developed so much in such a short time. My teachers have been fantastic!!! Group classes combined with individual classes are ideal and make a difference. The school atmosphere is wonderful and everyone is so helpful here, all of which make attending classes a real pleasure. Thank you!"
Kathy L.
German, 29 years old
"This is the second time I come to Argentina and I love it! The School’s facilities are very good, we have internet access and a lot of things. The best things about these courses is that teachers and staff help you make of this a wonderful experience. Come and see it for yourself!"
Alice R.
Brazilian, 22 years old
"My experience in Buenos Aires was great. The teachers are well trained for each level. I liked the activities that the school offered. During my 4 weeks studying Spanish I received a lot of amazing touristic spots info and another info to get advantage of my stay in the country."
Ricardo C.
Brazilian, 18 years old
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