Children Special Needs

This is a challenging but rewarding special needs school project that caters to children with development delays as well as vision and hearing impairments.  There are several students who are deaf, and sign language is commonly used to help communicate with the children.  Some of the children live with autism, Down’s syndrome and are being provided speech therapy.

Volunteer Argentina, Special Needs, Cordoba

Volunteer Argentina, This Therapeutic Education Center offers home to children and adolescents diagnosed with moderate to severe intellectual disabilities, ages from 6/7 to 13/14. These diagnoses may be associated with other neurological disorders as epilepsy, infantile autism, Prader Willi syndrome, personality disorders and PDD. Actually the center assists 40 people.

Volunteer Argentina – Youth Disability Center Cordoba

Volunteer Argentina, This organization is composed by a team who work with children and youth with disabilities, using equine therapy, orchard and “streetband” as part of their rehabilitation, being a complement to the treatment. Coordination is in charge of a Psychologist that works on the horse individually with each patient, which is accompanied at the meeting by the rest of the team.

Volunteer Peru: Orphanage / Child Care

Volunteer in Cusco Peru are needed at a special needs center located in Cusco Peru. All residents, regardless of their age, suffer from various physical and mental ailments. The home is for adult and child residents who come from the poorest communities in and around Cusco. The center is quite large and has several dedicated areas, including separate buildings for women, men, and children. There is small therapy room for children and large outdoor areas for sitting, reading and talking with the residents. As a residential facility bedding and food are provided for all residents, and most of the home's funding comes from donations and international support.

Volunteer Costa Rica, Escazu: Special Needs Center

Volunteer Costa Rica This program is ideal for compassionate volunteers who want to help teens and adults who have a range of physical and intelectual disabilities.  

Volunteer in Costa Rica San Jose: Special Needs Teaching

Volunteer in Costa Rica This is a challenging but rewarding special needs school project that caters to children with development delays as well as vision and hearing impairments.  There are several students who are deaf, and sign language is commonly used to help communicate with the children.  Some of the children live with autism, Down’s syndrome and are being provided speech therapy.

Volunteer in India Special Needs Care India Jaipur

Volunteer in India, most children with “special needs” are neglected by society, or turned over to an orphanage. Volunteers with therapy training, or skills working with special needs children are welcome. The orphanage caters to mentally and physically disabled children. The level of illness varies from child to child but all need individual attention to grow and develop as a normal human being and to join the main stream of society.

Peru - Ayacucho: Special Needs Center

Many times children with special needs cannot be cared for at home, or are abandoned by their parents at birth.  Special needs children, living in a care center, rely soley on their caregivers for every basic need.

WHAT DO MY VOLUNTEER FEES PAY FOR?

When you join an A Broader View program your financial contribution supports the hundreds of needy communities where our volunteer programs are based. How your donations are helping to stimulate the local economies with a coordinator and hosting jobs, with new constructions at local school and orphanage, with much needed medical supplies to underserved hospitals and clinics.

Volunteer Program Fees

ABV works tirelessly year round to support our volunteers, and also to serve the local communities where we are based. As a tax-exempt 501 c(3) non-profit charity organization we receive 100% of our funding from our volunteers' program fee donations. How your program fee is used for airport pick up & transfer, departure transfer, placement logistics, orientation, food & accommodations, in-country assistance as well as programmatic administrative support and continuity of our volunteer programs. If you have questions about our program fees email to [email protected] or call us toll-free at 866-423-3258.

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