Volunteer in Peru

Volunteer in Peru with INLEX and join a team of international volunteers working in a variety of programs ranging from education, childcare, and wildlife programs. Our volunteer program is based in Cusco, making it an ideal place to explore the country’s amazing landmarks, rich Incan culture, and warm people.

You will be matched with the best project that overlaps with your interests and skills so you make the best positive during your stay.

Internships in Peru are also available in the medical field.

Volunteer in Peru

Peru is well known for its amazing mountains, unique culture, and Machu Picchu . While Peru is well established as a tourist destination, it suffers from high inequality, high levels of poverty, and lack of access to education and health care.

By becoming a volunteer in Peru you will be helping a project improve the quality of life of local people whether it be through education, health, or environmental protection and education. Our team in Cusco will support you every step way in your program with accommodation, orientation, transportation, and more.

Medical internships are also available in Cusco. Through these internships, you can gain valuable hands on experience in one of our partner clinics that specialize in treating low-income population. The treatment is available for locals for a reduced fee making the work of interns essential to run this program.

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Program information at glance

Project options at glance in Peru

+ Volunteer with children

Volunteer in Peru with children in Cusco. You can work in a daycare where you will be assisting local staff with cooking, elaborating educational material, playing games, teaching basic colors, letters and creating a safe environment for children from low-income communities.

+ Volunteer in education

Teach English in Peru or teach other subjects like math, science, music and more. Be a teacher or assistant teacher in a school or after school programs in Cusco.

+ Wildlife refuge

Work in a wildlife rescue center in Peru, where seized animals await rehabilitation and care.

+ Special education volunteer

This program is designed to make the most out of education tailored to individuals with special needs. Volunteers in this program will be assisting and helping educate people with various mental and physical disabilities.

+ Pre med volunteering / Health care

Pre-med volunteering is perfect for people who are in pre-med stages or are thinking of majoring in medicine or a related field. As opposed to the medical intern program, volunteers in health support schools, elderly homes, chronic pain clinics, and programs for individuals with disabilities.

+Nursing internships

Work in clinics under the guidance of head nurses and administrative staff .

+ Medical internships in Peru

Work in our partner clinics in Peru where you will be assisting doctors and nurses provide crucial care to the community.

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Why choose INLEX in Peru?

I absolutely loved Cusco and working with the children at the hogar. The people were really friendly and helpful.It was the perfect way to spend a few weeks of my summer.