Counselling and Teaching English to Children

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founded in 2009
Sharing Dreams-Peru
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Coordinator | Frank
Coordinator | Frank
Social project to help children at risk in the Andes This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 20+

We work directly with communities of the Central Andes of Peru, where the neglect and need is great. There is virtually no presence of volunteering or state organisations providing these children with assistance, emotional, caring, educational or material support. Come and participate in this wonderful cause, by helping to improve self-esteem that has been destroyed and by assisting with education. Many of the children come from dysfunctional migrant Quechua families that suffer from neglect and domestic violence that is caused by their difficult situation and economic, social and cultural marginalisation. 

the volunteer can perform the following tasks:

Organize and prepare lessons of English to children, help get the materials for classes and various workshops, teaching classes of English to children, cleaning the living classes of children, help prepare the snack for children, develop educational games and outdoor sports, crafts help, accompany the children, help in the office.

Free-time activities

During weekends, we organise group excursions to many places of interest such as camps, country hikes, mountains, villages, rainforests and waterfalls. We are a group of people that shares in what is best for a real and gratifying experience of social volunteering and cultural exchange. We do not represent accommodation organisations nor do we have ties with tourism agencies.



In order to join the program you need to be at least 20 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s) or if your are accompanied by your parents.
Language Skills
You need to speak English (intermediate level) or Spanish (basic level)
Education Requirements
Social , education at University level
Required Documents
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
No previous teaching experience or volunteering is required only to have an adaptable, positive and supportive mentality.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday

What's Included

Services by Sharing Dreams-Peru

The economic contribution includes room and board


the organization's house is a spacious, clean and friendly atmosphere, has very comfortable living room, large kitchen, bathrooms with hot shower, and the rooms are quite comfortable and beautiful, you can usually share a room among volunteers (nomas two beds per room) and also you can get a room alone, this on request.

In short, we try to offer a pleasant and comfortable atmosphere :)

Dorm Room Guest Family Bedroom (Single) Bedroom (Double)
Food & Beverages

accommodation seven days a week, three meals daily, Monday through Friday, typical Peruvian food, do exchange of international food, cocktails, too cakes and pizzas, do not charge extra for this, you're part of our team

Internet Access
Good access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees. An airport pickup isn't included within the program fees either.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Jorge Chavez International Airport (LIM) in Lima. We assist you to find cheap flights to Peru.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Peru provides security and is a plus to have.
If you are intending to volunteer in Peru you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Peru.

Dates & Fees

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
4 - 12 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
4 weeks (min. stay)
$ 421
5 weeks
$ 492
6 weeks
$ 563
7 weeks
$ 634
8 weeks
$ 706
9 weeks
$ 777
12 weeks (max. stay)
$ 990
Average fees
$ 94 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Sharing Dreams-Peru will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Deposit (15%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment will be agreed with Sharing Dreams-Peru during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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