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Volunteer in Peru. Start Your Amazing Journey Abroad!

Program Duration

1-2 Week, 2-4 Week, 5-8 Week, 9-12 Week


Throughout the year, Trimester, Winter, Summer, Spring, Fall


Year Round


No special skills or experience required.

Intern Types

  • Counseling
  • Development
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Work


  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

Home-Base Options Available Starting at Approx. $2600

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • Registration fees
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Language instruction
  • Excursions
  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Medical insurance
  • Food
  • Housing

Program Fees Include:

* Personalized Volunteer Placement: with our Partner Programs based on your skills and interests, including all the coordination, in-person visits and communication necessary with each local organization.
* Planned Cultural Activities with excursions, special events, and discussions with a variety of local cultural, professional, governmental and community agencies and people.
* Cross-Cultural Solutions' Home-Base, providing you with a comfortable, safe place to live, the basic amenities, all of your meals, and transportation to and from all Cross-Cultural Solutions' placements and programs.
* Homestay: Volunteers live and eat with a local family, some ground transportation is available.
* An experienced Program Manager, who will serve as your coordinator, guide, and liaison with our in-country staff.
* In-country basic language assistance.
* Professional, locally-based staff to provide orientation, supervision and guidance throughout your stay.
* In-depth pre-departure packs, orientation information, and all in-country informational materials.
* Country-based airport transportation.
* Local phone calls and In-coming international phone service.
* A toll-free 24-hour emergency hotline in the U.S.

Credit Available


Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Community Development
  • Culture
  • Disability Issues
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Human Rights
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Public Health
  • Recreation
  • Senior Citizens
  • Social Work
  • Sports
  • Teaching
  • Translation
  • Tutor
  • Women
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Typical Volunteer

While other volunteer programs may require certain skills or degrees, Cross-Cultural Solutions' programs are open to everyone. No matter what you believe your skill level to be, you have something meaningful and helpful to offer. We are dedicated to providing a meaningful placement for anyone willing to volunteer, and believe that the only skills required for international volunteering are a willingness to learn and an open mind.

Age Range

Teens 15-17, Adults 18 and up

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Scholarships are Available

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Post Services Include

  • Job and Internship Network
  • Alumni Network
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad

Institution Affiliates:

The International Volunteer Programs Association