Hands On Local Clinic in Guatemala
Medical and Healthcare
As a healthcare volunteer at a local clinic, you will observe the work of doctors or other members of the staff, you will help them according to your Spanish level, your skills in the medical field and availability of patients. Participants on our programs provide hands-on help, tackling real-world problems with healthcare in Guatemala. You will help taking blood pressure, temperature, weight and more. During your hands-on learning experience, we encourage you to be proactive.
This program is designed for
Pre-Med Students / Nursing Students / Licensed Professionals
As a volunteer, you will observe the work of doctors or
other members of the staff, and help them according
to your Spanish level and your skills in the medical
field and availability of patients.
Registration Fee: US $249
1 Week Program Fee:
Extra Per Week:
1-week minimum stay.
All year round
4 to 5 hours from Monday to Friday General
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What is included in My program fee?
We always provide comfortable accommodation suitable to the program module and location. Typically, that might mean a home stay or during your selected program. All rooms always include WiFi.
From the time you arrive in the country, we will make sure your trip runs smoothly. We show you the best places to eat, banks, point of interests, and are there for all questions.
Your experience includes a weekly meal plan of hearty and healthy local fare. The plan includes breakfast, lunch and dinner, Monday through Friday.
Weekends are free for making your own culinary explorations
A monetary donation goes directly to the project where you will be volunteering. This money is used to help the project purchase material they need on a daily basis, meals or pay other expenses they have.
You always learn and enjoy more when you are relaxed. That’s why we build in a weekly selection of activities, excursions, events and outings into our tours, language courses, volunteer service. From Salsa, to hiking a active volcano!
Certification (if requested) of completion of the volunteer program, perfect for inclusion in your resume.
Airport pick up in private shuttle to your accommodation.
Mentorship & SUPPORT
Adventure worry-free, knowing you are supported by VAGT 24/7. Your VAGT expert helps you choose the right program for your needs and prepares you for the journey ahead. We even offer the peace of mind of a comprehensive medical, cancellation and interruption insurance plan.