Teach and Help unprivileged children from a Children's Home in South India

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The Exchange

In BLESS Children's Home there are living around 60 children from unprivileged communities in Pondycherry. The Home is designed to give them the shelter they didn't have before and help them getting a better education and the skills needed for a successful life. They attend a local school during the day. Your role would be to continue their activities at home, teaching english, arts, playing sports, whatever you think you could be useful at!

What you offer

6 hours of help per day

Child Care: Get a new purpose in life educating and caring for children

Teaching Sports: Organize and teach different sports and activities.

Arts: Professional painting, sculpting or drawing.

Teaching Languages: Give language lessons to guests or local community.

What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: Have a private room to chill and relax just by yourself.

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Lunch: Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!

Dinner: Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Pick Up: No worries! Get a free ride to get to our place.

Certificate: Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.


Intermediate English

Between 18 and 80 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

You just need to arrive and have a helpful mentality! We offer you accommodation in our complex, where is also located the children's home, the daily meals in the traditional Tamil Nadu way and we will pick you up at the airport, if needed. More than that, you are free to explore the beautiful city of Pondicherry, which is close by.

Activities & Shift

The activities will be the ones you feel you fit better into. If you have experience in teaching english/sports/arts or any other activity you feel could be useful for the development of the kids, you are welcome, just tell us about it!

There are permanent staff taking care of the children, so we will define the daily shifts together, according to the organization of the Home.