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Volunteer in Medical Healthcare in Peru

Program Duration

9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks


Throughout the year


2nd & 4th Sunday - Every Month (Except March)


Volunteers must be 18 years or older at the beginning of the program. Volunteers need to have an open mind and flexible attitude for working in a new and different environment. Volunteers need to have a intermediate level of Spanish for this program. Pre-medical and medical students are welcome to join the program. Volunteers must possess proof of their certifications.

Intern Types

  • Health Sciences


  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

Starts at 580 dollars

Cost Includes:

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

Program Fees Include:

- 24 hrs Assistance and support from VS Staff
- Comprehensive Pre- Departure Information
- Airport Pickup
- Orientation
- Accommodation
- Meals
- Insurance (Provided at an extra cost)

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Aids
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital

Age Range

17+ Years

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living
  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

2-8 weeks

Institution Affiliates:

WYSE Work Abroad