Dakshinayan provides education and health care to tribal and other rural communities in India. Through volunteer placements on rural development projects, it also promotes international and intercultural solidarity and a better understanding of the myth and reality of third-world poverty.
No special skills are required in order to volunteer at Dakshinayan's schools. Those who wish to volunteer must apply at least a month in advance of their anticipated arrival date and must arrive in New Delhi for placement at the beginning of the month. To begin the application process, contact Dakshinayan by email.