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This website is a resource of international volunteering and travel opportunities for persons over 50 years of age.  Whether you have volunteered internationally in the past or are planning your first volunteer trip, this website provides the basic information you can use to identify and carry-out your quest. The set-up of this website was developed to enable you to navigate to the information that matches whatever stage you are in your planning process.

With friends at an IDP Camp in Herat, Afghanistan

With friends at an IDP Camp in Herat, Afghanistan

In the Menu below the header are the following sections:

Volunteer Opportunities Diversified Programs, Teaching Programs, Environmental Programs, Faith-Based Programs, Health Programs, Professional Services Programs , Civil Society Programs, Animal Aid Programs
Making the Choice  Choosing an Organization, Pay to Volunteer?, Questions for Former Volunteers
Health and Safety Personal Health, Travel Security
News and Announcements – Updated and recent information related to international volunteering
About – Information about me, John O. Dwyer, the site founder and operator

The menu at top of website has the following the following tabs:
Home– This page
Links –   International Job Listings, Interesting Blogs, Interesting Links, International Handicrafts
Archives – Previously published blogs and articles
Contact Us– Contact information for Over50andOverseas