This table gives an approximate financial costs for undertaking a short-term mission service with Interserve. You should be aware that costs will vary widely depending on the country of service and the length of stay.
This contributes towards Interserve’s costs.
£14 CRB Check
£24 Health Check
£50 Orientation Programme
£50 Accommodation for Orientation
£15 Meals over orientation
£150 Administration, inc. screening, selections of placement, contact with your church and debriefing. Communication during the period of mission.
£47 Overseas care
There is an extra charge of £20 / month after the first 3 months of placement.
Note: Medical Electives will be charged an extra £40 for a more extensive CRB. This is a CRB requirement. For placements over 6 months we charge an extra £300 for health clearance.
||Expenses before going
Flights, visa, insurance, inoculations
(Please note these estimates can vary depending on the country of travel and the individual. This is worth a little research before you budget.)
||Expenses in country
Accommodation, food, travel, etc
This varies depending on location and type of accommodation (guest house, hospital compound, school hall, rented flat).
Don’t forget to budget extra money to make the most of your trip (i.e. holiday, language study).