Orphanage Volunteer Program, Managua, Nicaragua

Company : A Broader View Volunteers Corps
Activity: Orphanage Work
Country: Nicaragua
Duration: 1 week to 3 months
Approx Costs: 750 to 2500 $ Dollars (US)

Volunteer with a local child care organization aimed to rescue children from abandonment.  

In this center the children are given a second chance at a better life. Children, who demonstrate willingness to improve, get the opportunity to reintegrate in society, go to school and live in homestays on campus. Each homestay have around 7 children and a “Mom” who cares for them 24/7. The center cares for about 100 children

Volunteers are needed to give different types of recreational activities. These activities can include but are not limited to: English lessons, art lessons, play sports and teach how to do handicrafts.  The children range in age between 10 and 17 years old.

Spanish speaking volunteers needed, and those willing and able to be creative, loving, supportive and caring to these special children.

 

Overview

  • Project Length: From 1 week to 12 weeks
  • Project dates: Year round. Choose any date to arrive.
  • Arrival airport: Managua (MGA)
  • Accommodation: Local host family
  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Vaccinations: Routine Vac, Hep-A and Typhoid

 

Program Schedule

  • Program starts and ends in Managua
  • Airport meet and greet in Managua.  Afternoon city tour and orientation
  • Monday to Friday volunteering. 35-40 hours per week
  • Weekends free to sightseeing
  • Typical shift work can be: 8:00am - 4:00pm with a break for lunch
  • Support: Local ABV Director support 24/7 during placement
  • Departure: ABV Staff Escorted Airport Transfer

 

What is Included

  • Accommodation: Local Homestay
  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
  • Arrival: Airport meet and greet by ABV Staff
  • Orientation: Project Overview On-Site
  • Support: Pre-trip written guide, In-country ABV staff available 24/7
  • Departure: ABV Staff Escorted Airport Transfer

 

Not Included

  • Flights to Nicaragua
  • Entry Visa
  • Departure taxes
  • Vaccinations
  • Local Transportation
  • Travel & Health Insurance
  • Laundry and Internet

 

Booking / Enquiry

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