All Hands and Hearts

All Hands Volunteers are a disaster relief organisation.

Where is it?

Texas, Florida, North Carolina, Oaxaca – USA
Puerto Rico
U.S. Virgin Islands
Mexico
Nepal

What will I be doing?

All Hands and Hearts are a disaster relief organisation. They are one of the first organizations to enter a disaster zone. You will be helping muck and gut homes, clear debris, and sanitize the homes from mould. You could also be working on the school rebuild projects.

What impact would I have?

You will address the immediate and long-term needs of communities impacted by natural disasters. As one of the first organisations to enter a disaster zone, they restore hope to suffering communities and help them to rebuild their lives.

Who would I be working with?

You will be helping with the local communities that are affected by the disaster. You will also be working with other partner organisations on the ground, as well as the many other volunteers on site.

Minimum Age

Minimum age for day volunteers is 16; for residential volunteers it is 18.

Accommodation

Accommodation is provided in a communal living environment, typically in a church or community centre.

Minimum time

No minimum time.
Texas Hurricane Programs in Houston and Coastal Bend/Rockport currently open through to Feb 2020. Puerto Rico Hurricane Program in Yabucoa currently open through to Oct 2019.
Mexico Earthquake Program in Oaxaca currently open through Dec 2019.
Florida Hurricane Michael Program in and around Youngstown currently open through to Jul 2019.
North Carolina Hurricane Florence Program in and around New Bern currently open through to Sep 2019. Nepal Earthquake Program currently open through to Apr 2019.
USVI Hurricane Programs in St Thomas open through to Apr 2019 and in St. John to May 2019.

Extra Costs

Spending money, meals on rest days, laundry.