Aklan Rescue & Rehabilitation Center
This rescue & rehabilitation center specializes in managing chronic injuries and permanent disabilities, as well as regular spay drives and community education.
1-week session: $300 USD
Additional weeks: $300 USD/week
Departure TimeSmall Animal
Return TimeAnimal Lovers | Pre-Vet Students | Vet Students | Vet Techs & Nurses | Vets
Dress CodeTraining is provided for all activities. The program fee helps to support the non-profit clinic as well as volunteer activities, transportation and accommodation. Limited to 8 volunteers per session.
IncludedAccommodationAirport TransfersLaundry FacilitiesOn-Site SupportPre-Departure SupportWi-fi
Not IncludedFlightsFree-time ActivitiesMealsTravel InsuranceVisa Fees (if applicable)
- Other Treatments
Volunteers stay in 1 of 2 volunteer houses, each with 2 bedrooms (2 single beds in each), 2 bathrooms, a kitchen, a living room, and many rescue animals! Bedding (pillows, sheets, and blankets), electricity, hot water, A/C, wifi, and laundry are included. Food is not included but the staff are happy to help you find local groceries & eateries. This cost is roughly $20 USD per week, and staff are also available to prepare meals for $4 USD per meal.
Vet/Animal Activities:Typical Weekly Activities Include:
- Vaccines & medications
- Chronic pain management
- Rescue / emergency call outs
- Spay drives
- Dog walking & training
- Cat socializing
- Feeding & kennel cleaning
- Adoption events
- Community education (appropriate animal care & common injuries/illnesses)
- Animal Experience: 40-60
- Vet Experience: 0-20
- Clinical Experience: 10-20
- Surgical Experience: 0
Volunteers can work 7 days a week or take up to 2 days off to explore Panay Island. Local activities include:
- Jawili Beach
- Jawili Falls -Waterfall
- Hurom-Hurom - Waterpark
- Malumpati - Cold-Spring Pools in a Tropical Forest
Please submit an application for this program below. Our team will contact you with more information within 72 hours- if you don’t hear from us, please check your spam folder!