What We Do

Christians Abroad is a support organisation for volunteering and partnering in mission and development overseas. It provides opportunities for service as a volunteer or as an associate mission partner. It provides a range of support services to volunteers and mission partners including insurance. To find out more,  click the appropriate tab above or explore some of the opportunities in the matrix below.

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VOLUNTEER WORK IN CHINA 

Your skills can make a difference in the lives of abandoned and disabled children through the work of International China Concern.  We need physiotherapists, occupational therapists, nurses, educators, pastoral care workers, social workers, doctors, project managers, accountants and administrators. These roles are crucial to carrying out our mission each day.  ICC is a Christ-centered movement of people around the world. We advocate for China’s abandoned and disabled;empower children, staff and partners; develop innovative projects and initiatives; care for people and manage resources well; provide life changing opportunities for service; transform through small family environments.

Volunteers are self-supported through their own fundraising efforts. We ask that volunteers commit to three months at a minimum. But to give you the opportunity to grasp the Chinese language and culture and to make a lasting impact , we prefer at least a two-year commitment. For more general information or information about how to apply, click on this link. International China Concern. (October 24, 2016)

DOCTOR REQUIRED FOR A CHRISTIAN HOSPITAL IN NIGERIA

If you are interested in a challenging placement in a new hospital sponsored by Anglican Bishop Chris Edeh of Nigeria then do e-mail Colin at support@cabroad.org.uk for further information.  This appointment would be for a minimum of 3 months. (October 24, 2016)

INSURANCE FOR CHRISTIAN TRAVELLERS OR TRAVELLERS TO CHRISTIAN PROJECTS INTERNATIONALLY

We can help answer your questions and look for solutions to help you manage risk e.g. homes in UK whilst overseas, personal pensions, emergency, health and accident insurance, national insurance contributions and medical insurance. Contact us insurance@cabroad.org.uk.

WOULD YOU LIKE YOUR PROJECT PLACEMENT TO BE INCLUDED ON THIS SITE?

Christians Abroad will accept applications from projects supported by the Christian Church which are concerned with community development and are looking for volunteers. We try to keep a balance between regions of the world and types of opportunity. Two references will be required. To apply for inclusion in our list of opportunities, complete the APPLICATION FORM to be found by clicking on this link and return it to David Brett on recruit@cabroad.org.uk.  This website will occasionally accept advertisements for international vacancies for Christian schools, hospitals or other projects providing we are able to verify the quality of application and preparation process provided by the international placement. These vacancies would be included in 'View All Opportunities'. Please contact Colin South at support@cabroad.org.uk for further information and advertisement rates.

NEED HELP WITH SELECTION, PREPARATION, SUPPORT SERVICES?

Your Church, Mission or Development Agency may have a need for help in selection,  preparation of a mission partner or development worker, for insurance or VDW NI  or Debriefing with a third party. Please e-mail Colin South in the first instance on support@cabroad.org.uk or leave a message on 03000 121 201