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  • Maventibao is the base for volunteers as this is where the clinic and school is located
  • This location is a 3 hour taxi brousse south of Diego Saurez (Antisiranana) and a 7 km hike off of the main road
  • Please contact the Mada Clinics team as early as possible in order to have transportation to the village organized
  • Learn what it’s like to live a simple life and make a difference by giving back to rural communities


  • We provide an opportunity for travellers to experience rural Madagascar and help in our health clinic or school  (teaching English and French) in any way that you can
  • Volunteers are based in Maventibao and provide a traveling health care service to nearby villages twice a week (7 kms and 10 kms away)
  • We ask volunteers to stay for a minimum of 2 weeks


  • Stay in an authentic Madagascar hut with a comfortable bed and full mosquito net.  We have 5 huts available with single/double occupancy
  • All meals are provided by our in house Malagasy cook


  • We ask our volunteers to pay $250/week to pay for food and medical supplies; volunteers in medical or nursing school may pay a reduced fee of $150/week; volunteers who are certified doctors or nurses pay a further reduced fee of $1oo/week; if a volunteer is staying with us for an extended period of time we can negotiate a reduced donation fee

Please see our volunteer packet for more information: Volunteer Info Packet