Retirement Volunteering Abroad

Senior Volunteers Give Back

Meaningful retirement volunteering abroad with a non-profit

Teach in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia or Nepal

Retired volunteers share their  long experience with young but poor students.  

You can teach English at schools and volunteer in villages, towns, in the mountains or by the sea.  You volunteer work with young villagers and their parents, teachers and other volunteers.

Openmind Projects has for many years welcomed retired volunteers.  Volunteers from all walks of life are welcome to help!

You can bridge knowledge, age and cultural divides as our openminded senior volunteer!

Sign up.  Talk to us before you decide.  Discuss what you can do, where, ask us, get more information.


We will send you our Volunteer Handbook.  We will talk to you more online before you go, about volunteering, culture, etiquette, language, teaching and local conditions. And when you arrive.


Senior Volunteers teach young people for a better future

As our volunteer you work with young Thai, Lao, Burmese, Khmer or Nepali students.

You teach and practice basic English conversation. You can help students search and learn online and make English presentations to share. 

Retired volunteers teach local public or temple schools in villages and towns, in the mountains, countryside and b the sea.. 

During  holidays we will start arranging our popular Learning Camps!


Sign up for more information.  We help you find the right project and can put you in touch with a previous senior volunteer.


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Retirement Volunteering Abroad, meaningful and rewarding!

Senior volunteers inspire young students to learn for their futures


Give back, offer your time and skills to underprivileged children and in exchange you get the satisfaction from volunteering and gratitude of your young friends.

Before you go, we will  inform you how we, as a non-profit,  help local youth and tell you how you can help. We will meet you online, send information to you and when you arrive, we meet  you, welcome and introduce you to your volunteering and local friends.


OpenmindProjects supports  schools and other projects, where retired volunteers can volunteer. We are now restarting after Covid and need many volunteers to help us at projects where volunteers helped before Covid.  So Apply to to be our senior volunteer, please!


They are popular our retired. Senior but not tired, they go volunteering with OpenmindProjects!

Northeast Thailand  

South Thailand

West Thailand, on the Myanmar border


Holiday Learning Camps, 


Sign up, talk to us online. Discuss what you can do as our senior  volunteer.

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