Orphanage and Childrens Programs in Cusco
ELI volunteers bathing the elephants ELI volunteers bathing the elephants

Orphanage and Childrens Programs in Cusco


  • Education
  • Social Work


  • Arts
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Childcare & Children
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Nutrition
  • Orphans
  • Social Work
  • Street Children
  • Teaching
  • Tutor
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Program Duration

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



Age Range

18 and older

This Program is open to

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

Cost in USD

Starting at USD 835 for two weeks

Program Includes:

Pre-departure Support: ELI's staff is very knowledgeable and happy to help volunteers and interns to prepare for their travels.

Airport Pickup: Volunteers are met at the airport in Lima or Cusco and provided with transportation to their accommodations

In-country Orientation: Each volunteer program starts with a one to two day orientation which covers important topics on the logistics of living and working in Peru, city tours, help with transportation, and optional Spanish classes

In-country Staff Support: ELI's Peru coordinator has years of experience working with Peruvian NGOs. She is very resourceful and on call 24/7 in case of emergency.
Accommodations: Participants stay either with a local host family or in a shared apartment depending on the project.

Accommodation Options

  • Apartment/Flat
  • Home-stays

Experience Required



Participants should have an intermediate level of Spanish proficiency. Volunteers with children need to be energetic, patient, and motivated.

Application Procedures

  • Letters of Reference
  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Written Application