C'est quoi?

What is it?

It is a volunteer project carried out by a multicultural group (10 to 15 young people) in a community.
The projects last 2 to 3 weeks and are supervised by camp leaders. Young people are expected to volunteer around 30 hours per week.

Pour qui?

For whom?

Anyone between the ages of 15 years old and more!
For people with a residential address in Canada.

Quel prix?

What the cost?

Chantiers jeunesse, a non-profit organization, is not subsidized for its international activities.

For this reason, registration and participation fees apply.*. 

Support a cause that is important to you





Get involved

Doing a volunteer project abroad is a great way to get involved in a community.


Take part in enriching activities with the local population.


Share your daily life with people from over the world.

Steps for participating in a volunteer project abroad

  • Online registration
  • Calls with the CJ Team
  • Online training before starting the volunteer project
  • Time of your volunteer project (2 to 3 weeks abroad)
  • Invitation to the Volunteers Meet-up (celebration)
  • Stay involved through our other programs!

Watch our animated video to understand in 2min the journey that awaits you by becoming a volunteer at CJ!
The images in this video were shot before the COVID19 pandemic.

Projects Available!

Sea Turtles Conservation

Time: 2 weeks
Location: Rincon de Guayabitos, Nayarit, Mexico

(2 places availables)
/!\ Spoken language on site: English or Spanish

The team at Rincon de Guayabitos needs help protecting four endangered species of sea turtles. This project will give you the chance to learn about the sea turtles while working alongside a team of committed biologists.

Chantiers jeunesse supports volunteers at every stage of the process, from the selection to the training of volunteers and by closely monitoring the social and professional development of the volunteer throughout its volunteer project.. Contact us if you have any questions!

Are you a school or community group and want to live a mobility experience? Contact us to organize a project with us!