Childcare Center

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founded in 2011
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Coordinator | Jimmy
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Experience the Peruvian way of life and enjoy the culture
Meet great people!
Enjoy playing with children
Share with your host family!
Experience the Peruvian way of life and enjoy the culture
Wawawasi (House of Children in Quechua Language) is an amazing center for poor children full of energy and great hopes. This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 18+
Solteiros
Casais
Famílias
Grupos
50+

At Peru Volunteer and Travel we really want to make a change. That is why we have created the most affordable, fun and life-changing volunteer programs. 

Wawawasi (House of Children in Quechua Language) is an amazing center for poor children full of energy and great hopes, The programs has meanly created to give children the opportunity to grow in a safe, clean and proper environment together with volunteers, teachers, parents, eager to make a change of these children's life, and give them a happy and well educated childhood.
Our Program focused on three main pillars; Education, respect and hope in order to help children with their growth and at the same time to provide volunteers with an amazing life changing experience.
Volunteers don't need special skills for this program, however; full energy and some patience are required. Volunteers will teach, feed, cloth, play and cook (sometimes) at the program.

 

Social Impact:

Our Program, impact poor families positively as it creates better relations parent-children due to our strong believes of communication, support and patience. Not only children get to learn about this believes but also parents and volunteers; creating this way a great environment for Children´s development.

Typical day

Upon arrival in Cusco, we will be waiting for you at Cusco’s airport, from where we will go to our host family. We will be given a health & safety and program orientation, and you will have time to rest.

Monday morning, we will meet and you will be given a briefing about your project. Then we will take the public bus to the project, where you will be introduced to the director and can start working.

Monday to Friday:

7:30 AM - Breakfast with host family
8:00 AM - Volunteer leaves to the project
8:30 AM - Arrival at the project, beginning of Volunteering
1:00 PM - End of project
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM  Lunch (free time)
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Free time
7-7:30PM - Dinner with the host family

**The volunteers on afternoons are free to visit and explore the city, or can chose to take Spanish classes which can be arrange at our office.

Free-time activities

On the weekend, volunteers have spare time and usually relax or take the opportunity to explore other parts of their local town and Peru. Long weekends can be taken to travel further afield such as Machu Picchu, Colca Canyon or Lake Titicaca.

At PV Travel we organize fun and interesting tours for our volunteers, so just let us know where you would like to go!

Concert/
Music
Climbing
Hiking
Museum/
Opera
Sports
Riding
Yoga/
Meditation

Requi­sitos

In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 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)
Criminal Background Check
required
Education Requirements
at High School level
Required Documents
Application From and copy of passport
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
Proactive
Happiness
Patience
Willing to help
Willing to learn
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 08:30 - 12:30

Serviços incluídos

Services by Peru Volunteer and Travel
  • Volunteer placement
  • Volunteer project management and administration for your selected program length
  • Program and Safety orientation
  • Pre-departure support
  • Accommodations - Sundays through Saturdays at Host Family
  • 2 meals per day ( breakfast and dinner)
  • Airport pick-up
  • Volunteer certificate 
  • Recommendation Letter
  • 1 free Spanish class
  • Transport to volunteer project the first day
  • 24/7 support from our staff in Peru
  • **Your fee also contributes to the purchase of needed supplies for improvements at your project.

    Option:. Add tours throughout Peru to your program and make the best of your time!

Airport Pickup at Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport

We pick volunteers up from the Cusco airport and transfer them to their accommodations. Flight information needs to be sent to us prior arrival in Perú.

Accommodation

Volunteers will stay in a homestay where they will live with a local family. Volunteers can expect to share a room with one or two other. We highly recommend staying with a family; that way you will also learn the Peruvian way of life, meet local people, eat typical food, speak the language (Spanish) and engage in local customs and traditions.

Volunteers will be sharing bathroom and common areas with other volunteers and members of the family.

Guest Family
Food & Beverages

2 meals are included (breakfast and dinner). Volunteers can expect to experience a variety of flavors and meals during their experience as Peruvian food is diverse. We will be glad to let the family know if you have special eating needs. Please let us know ahead of time so that we can make arrangements for you.

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.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Alejandro Velasco Astete International Airport (CUZ) in Cuzco. 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.
Vaccines
If you are intending to volunteer in Peru you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Peru.

Datas & Custos

NO CREDIT CARD FEES

Details on arrival

Once you arrive in Cusco, please pick up your bags and then step out of the airport. Our PEVolunteer representative will be waiting for you there with a sign that has your name written on it.

The first day of volunteer’s program (normally Sunday) is upon arrival in Cusco, Volunteer will be pickup from the airport and then transfer to host family. Here volunteers will have the day to rest and acclimatize.

FLIGHT INFORMATION NEEDS TO BE SENT TO US PRIOR ARRIVAL IN PERÚ.

First day! Your Introduction

Volunteers orientation will begin on Monday at around 9:00 am at our office in Cusco and will be conducted by our staff. It will cover everything you need to know for your volunteer placement in the city including an introduction to Peru, Peruvian customs, Spanish classes, rules and expectations, safety, travel opportunities in Peru, and an introduction to your project and placement. Once our orientation is complete, volunteers will be transported to their projects, usually by public bus, with some exception of some walking distance projects. Upon arrival, Volunteer will be introduced to projects Directors and can start working at the same day.

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

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
4 weeks (min. stay)
$539
5 weeks
$648
6 weeks
$756
7 weeks
$865
8 weeks
$973
12 weeks (max. stay)
$1.407
Average fees
$126 /week

Por favor, note que as taxas acima indicadas são estimadas. Peru Volunteer and Travel informará o candidato sobre o preço final durante o processo de candidatura.
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 Peru Volunteer and Travel during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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Apoio & Mediação
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Os nossos serviços são gratuitos!
Todas as despesas do programa são cobradas diretamente por Peru Volunteer and Travel.

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Childcare Center

Wawawasi (House of Children in Quechua Language) is an amazing center for poor children full of energy and great hopes.

$126/week

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