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Program Duration

1-2 Week, 2-4 Week, 5-8 Week, 9-12 Week, 3-6 Month


First or third Monday of every month


As a volunteer in Guatemala you must:
* Be at least 18 years of age
* Have no health problems
* For the Healthcare Programs volunteers must have at least an intermediate level of Spanish (i.e. be able to hold a relevant conversation, understand and follow instructions, and so on).
* For the Construction and Animal Care programs volunteers must be physically fit


  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

please see our website for details

Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

The in-country fee covers your breakfast, lunch, and dinner, accommodation, orientation session, airport pick-up, Spanish lessons, and on-going support from our partner organisation. Included in this are weekly Salsa lessons, unlimited internet usage at our partner's headquarters, a monthly volunteer party, and a certificate of completion from our partner organisation.

The other costs you will need to meet are your flights, tourist visa (if applicable), shots, travel insurance (compulsory), and departure tax. You will also need to cater for other expenses including transport to your project each day, bottled water, personal costs, beverages, and entertainment.

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Childcare & Children
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Senior Citizens
  • Teaching

Age Range


This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living
  • Guest House

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

2-3 days

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home