Participant Information

Our CARE programmes include the following:

  • Pre-arrival placement information
  • Airport transfer from Cape Town International Airport upon arrival
  • Comprehensive arrival information and safety orientation
  • All accommodation throughout programme placement period
  • All meals are included during orientation
  • All meals at the host family for the full duration of your project placement
  • Transfers to the project
  • Transfer to the Airport on completion of programme (unless your programme stipulates differently)
  • Orientation & safety information (including a safety card)
  • Welcome drinks & dinner
  • Free WIFI during the orientation period (not necessarily at host families though)
  • Access to Ama Africa Experiences 24 hour emergency number
  • Backup support from Ama Africa Experiences for the full duration of the placement

 What is not included?

  • Travel insurance (this is compulsory on all of our programmes and we require proof)
  • Return flights to and from South Africa
  • Visa costs 
  • All items of a personal nature, such as curios, telephone, internet, extra food and drinks
  • Optional excursions (which we can book for you)