- Social Work
- Childcare & Children
- Community Centers
- Conflict Resolution
- Drug & Alcohol Recovery
- English Teaching
- Health Education
- Social Work
- Street Children
- Youth Development
3-6 Months, 7-12 Months
throughout the year
Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples.
Cost in USD per week
Prices Vary. Please contact us for details
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.
Participants in this program must have at least an intermediate level of Spanish proficiency. This project requires at least a 12 week commitment to provide as much stability as possible for the children. Volunteers working with street children must be motivated, creative, and patient. Working with street children is a big challenge but incredibly rewarding.
- Online Application
- Written Application