Get AMPED Abroad: Special Needs Children Volunteer
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Get AMPED Abroad: Special Needs Children Volunteer


Guatemala: Quetzaltenango, Xela


  • Arts
  • Childcare & Children
  • Counseling
  • Disability Issues
  • Health Care
  • Nursing
  • Recreation
  • Social Work

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Open to All Ages

Participation Guidelines

American, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi, South African and Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

Includes project set-up arrangements, meals and accommodations in Xela, orientation, and 24/7 emergency in-country staff support. Participants will also receive information regarding their placement prior to their departure. Placement information, will include in-country contact information, alternative accommodations for delayed arrivals, currency exchange, phone and internet communication, laundry, etc.

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Experience Required



Must be and least 18 years of age, possess substantive and relevant experience working with children living with disabilities, and an intermediate Spanish level. Documentation of experience and credentials must be provided prior to arrival.

Application Procedures

  • Online Application
  • Other
  • Resume
  • Transcript