Programme: Childhood Development Lima, Peru At a fundamental stage in their growth and development, young children whose families face significant economic challenges often do not receive the support, attention, and education they need to thrive. Centres across Lima are greatly understaffed and caregivers are unable to provide the educational building blocks and individualized attention required for each child. Become a mentor, teacher, and hero when you assist with the growth and development of children. By leading and participating in enriching activities and games to inspire a love of learning, your efforts will be an inspiration for future generations.
Programme: Global Health Lima, Peru The community in Villa el Salvador often struggle to access the health care they need. Through outreach, education, and care, you will provide much-needed support to vulnerable children and adults in low-income communities. In addition Volunteers lead multiple public health projects in Peru including vision screening for children, oral health campaigns, and the promotion of hygiene in schools.
This programme runs for 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 weeks. Contact us to find out the 2017 dates and start planning your adventure!