Find out about Bolivia and volunteering through the various sources available to you: the Ministry of Foreign Affairs website, travel guides, Wikipedia, newspaper articles on Bolivia, the network of former volunteers, etc.
Consult your doctor, who may be able to recommend vaccinations or treatments to take with you. You should know that normally only the yellow fever vaccine is compulsory.
For the VISA, you can try to apply for one from France or Belgium at the Bolivian embassy. However, the procedures are long and complicated, and we advise volunteers to enter the country by applying for a tourist VISA without mentioning volunteering, in order to start the procedures for a volunteer VISA on the spot.
You are responsible for buying your own plane ticket. Once you know the date and time of your arrival, you can let us know so that we can pick you up at the airport or bus station in the city.