FAQs

  • 1.1 What volunteer/internship/paid vacancies are open to me?
  • 1.2 I am looking to deal directly with refugees and asylum seekers. Do you have a position for me?
  • 1.3 I was wondering how much a placement at your organization would improve my Hebrew and what position would seem most suitable for me?
  • 1.4 Can I volunteer if I don't speak Hebrew?
  • 1.5 Is there a minimum/maximum time commitment for volunteering at the ARDC?
  • 1.6 Are you only based in Tel Aviv?
  • 1.7 In order to have my placement approved by my university/programme/ government there are several mandatory criteria. Are you able to help me with this?
  • 1.8 What is the application process and how long does it take?
  • 2.1 What visa can I get/do I need to volunteer in Israel?
  • 2.2 I heard there is a volunteer visa for Israel- why can’t I have this visa if I’m volunteering?
  • 2.3 Can the ARDC provide me with documentation to confirm I will be volunteering?
  • 2.4 What if I’m staying more than 3 months?
  • 2.5 I heard you need a return ticket in order to get into Israel. Is this true?
  • 3.1 Can the ARDC help me in my search for accommodation?
  • 3.2 How can I find accommodation in Tel Aviv?
  • 3.3 Is it possible to find a suitable apartment near the ARDC?
  • 3.4 On average, how much does it cost to live in Tel Aviv?
  • 3.5 Do I need insurance and if so, where can I find a competitive price?