Volunteer Opportunity

Public Health Volunteer Opportunity in Peru

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Vive Peru | Trujillo, Peru
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Vive Peru


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Published 4 months ago

Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)


Vive Peru is a nonprofit organization with 501(c)(3) status dedicated to fostering understanding of Latin American and Peruvian culture and improving the quality of life for Peruvian communities.

We are in need of volunteers experienced in the area of Public Health to support our community development projects in Northern Peru. Work will focus on our Parasite Prevention Program and our Health Education & Training Program.

Public Health program activities will include:

  • Community visits to monitor anemia and parasitic infection
  • Home visits to collect data and provide counseling to families
  • Preparing and presenting talks on disease prevention for community members
  • Community medical campaigns

In your free time, explore one of the most ecologically diverse and historically rich countries in the world.

To get a feel for what it’s like to volunteer with us, check out our Volunteer Experience video on YouTube!

Applications are NOW OPEN for our Summer 2017 Programs. We offer one or two month-long programs from May-August. We also offer Spring, Fall and Winter programs.

Vive Peru is a nonprofit organization with 501(c)(3) status dedicated to fostering understanding of Latin American and Peruvian culture and improving the quality of life for Peruvian communities.

We are in need of volunteers experienced in…

Details at a glance

  • Fee Required
  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Language / Cultural Support Available
  • Groups Welcome
  • Families Welcome
  • International Volunteers Welcome

How To Apply

Fill out our online application at www.viveperu.org/apply.php

Fill out our online application at www.viveperu.org/apply.php

Location

Trujillo, PE
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