ANIMAL HEALTH PROJECT “A few things I learned while working with ICP were the new skills I learned in the animal clinic. I learned how to give antibiotics, shots, and place an intravenous catheter. While in Peru I enjoyed exploring Trujillo and Huanchaco with the other volunteers and looking for souvenirs for my friends and family. […]
“Honestly, I was scared at first to get out of my comfort zone but I am so happy that I did because I would of never met the wonderful kids that I taught, my loving host family, and the like minded volunteers that I worked with. Never have I thought these people would change the […]
On September 13, 2017, the donations for Hospital Victor Guardia in Huaraz, Peru were delivered. During our summer sessions, volunteers were able to shadow doctors and nurses in areas such as pediatrics, surgery, physical therapy and emergency. Volunteers are asked to observe the need for materials in the hospital because part of the project fee […]
This summer we had our volunteer from Riverside, California participate in our animal health project. She was able to shadow and assist veterinarians in a local vet clinic and help clean and feed wild rescued animals in a zoo. Our volunteer stated “Taking part in the Animal Health Project was an amazing opportunity. I gained […]
Recent flooding in Peru have impacted many communities in the department of La Libertad. Today food, water and hygiene items were delivered to the community of Tupac Amaru in Porvenir. We want to thank our donors and volunteers who made this possible! It’s amazing to see people come together to help those in need.
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Centro Educacion Basica Especial Trujillo (CEBET) is a governmental institution for children with severe disabilities or multiple disabilities located in Trujillo, Peru. This institution is one of the few special education schools that is accessible for children and young adults with low socioeconomic status. However, CEBET has very minimal financial support, consequently, the classrooms and […]