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Volunteer in a children's home in Nicaragua

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 7-12 Months, 9-12 Weeks, Alternative Spring Break, Summer


Female volunteers
Background and/or experience in psychology is an asset


  • English
  • Spanish

Program Fees Include:

Your program includes:
- Welcome at the airport and private transport to your host family
- Transport to language school and volunteer project site
- 24-hour on-call support from in country staff and emergency assistance
- Program and project orientation and safety chat
- Walking tour of local community and Antigua (the nearest larger town)
- Private room accommodation (shared bathroom) with a host family or volunteer guesthouse
- Participation in cultural activities
- Breakfast and dinner, 6 days/week
- 4-5 hours volunteering per day
- Free wifi, computer usage, and tea and coffee in the office
- Letter of recommendation

Your program does not include:
- Flights to and from Guatemala
- Transportation upon finishing program
- Personal health/medical insurance
- Personal spending
- Visa fees (if any)
- Any additional travel and tours

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Education
  • Gender Issues
  • Orphans
  • Women
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Typical Volunteer

Ideal for volunteers who are supportive and patient as well as those with background and/or experience in psychology

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Letters of Reference
  • Online Application
  • Resume

Typically The Application Process Time is

One day