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Volunteer in Education or Health Issues La Havana, Cuba

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks

Qualifications

18 years of age minimum.

Languages

  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

1500/month

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials abroad
  • Registration fees
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Language instruction
  • Excursions
  • Housing

Program Fees Include:

All Highlights listed above are included.

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Computer Training
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Marketing
  • Microfinance
  • Senior Citizens
  • Tourism
  • Translation

Typical Volunteer

We have found that there is no really typical volunteer, ages ranging from college students to retirees. Perhaps the one underlining motivation for all our Cuba participants is to improve their oral Spanish in a "natural" environment. Many look to gain experience or start a new adventure, or finish graduation requirements. There are also mid-career professional who would like to take a gap-year to devote their skills to humanity and those who look to transition their career into international development. Our retiree's profiles commonly belong to people with time, means and eager to help people by giving something back to live and continuing to learn at the same time. They are participants believing that it is never too late to help or learn.

Age Range

18 to 99

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Apartment/Flat

Participants Travel

Independently

Typically Participants Work

Independently

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Other
  • Resume

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 months