Guatemala: January 2018
Jan 23, 2018 – Jan 31, 2018
HELPS International is a non-denominational Christian organization committed to assisting the indigenous people of Guatemala through programs in education and literacy, medicine and health care, and projects of practical social concern. HELPS & HPUMC have been in partnership since 2009.
Trip Leader: Alicia Harris
Open to: Adults 21+
The Medical Team currently needs a primary care physician or FNP. Nurses and those fluent in Spanish would also be welcome.
Cost: $2,350, includes airfare
Type of work: participants will be seeing patients either in a clinic setting or in outreach
Lodging: Dormitory-style on the hospital campus
Risks: none outside of inherent risk of mission work/international travel
Passport required: yes
Visa required: no
Vaccinations/Medications: Tetanus booster, Hep A & Hep B
*all travelers are required to be up-to-date on routine vaccinations
Please check the CDC website for additional information regarding immunization recommendations for the country you are going to.
Apply for this team: Text or call 214-912-6086 for more information. Or, apply online at helpsintl.org as a new or returning volunteer. Please be sure to reference the team number (#2101) when you apply.