Caribbean Christian Centre for the Deaf

Country: 
Jamaica
Location: 
Kingston, Montego Bay, and Knockpatrick, Jamaica

The Caribbean Christian Centre for the Deaf (CCCD) brings the gospel to the deaf community in Jamaica. CCCD teaches deaf children in rural areas of Jamaica a language and provides them with education, mentoring, and care. Its three communities scattered across the island give deaf children safe spaces to learn, live, and thrive.

Opportunity type: 
Group
Student
Volunteer opportunities: 

Spend a week (Saturday to Saturday) ministering at one of the schools for the deaf and in the surrounding community. The week can be customized to match the skills your team possesses, the ministry activities you are interested in, and the needs of the area. Activities may include relational ministry, construction and maintenance, outreach, agriculture, caring for livestock, vocational training, and church planting. 

Reservations may be made ten months in advance of your desired trip departure date.

Accommodations: 

All campuses have secure facilities and dormitory-style sleeping quarters. 

Cost notes: 

Cost varies depending on the size of your team. It can range from $599 to $649 per team member. A $500 non-refundable deposit will be required to hold your reservation. This deposit will be due six weeks after your reservation request has been placed. Discounts are available for senior pastors, associate pastors, youth pastors, and married couples traveling together.

Contact information: 

For more information, contact the Volunteer Engagement staff.

Contact Us

If you would like to learn more about the RCA's volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups, please get in touch with us.

The best way to reach our team is to email volunteer@rca.org or call (616) 698-7071. One of the members of our team will be able to connect with you right away.

Stephanie Soderstrom

Coordinator for Volunteer Engagement

Molly Towne

Volunteer Placement Specialist

Erika Spykman

Administrative Assistant


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