Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in Central America

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  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 86
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Our farm is an animal rescue, rehab and sanctuary. Our doors are open to animals in need. We currently have 7 rescue dogs, two goats, two pigs, a horse, and four cats. Some came off the streets, some were abandoned, others were injured and no longer ......

  • Country: Guatemala
  • Feedback: 16
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We are a non-profit foundation based in Guatemala. In 2017 the first seed was planted by Steve Levine who seeks to address serious undernourishment, negative environmental changes, social and cultural issues; all caused by the lack of education. The ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 42
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We are an educational facility that has been operating for over 25 years. As one of the first tourist attractions in Monteverde we have a long standing reputation for excelente tours and beautiful gardens. This opportunity will give you the chance ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 16
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We are 15 life-long friends, all Israeli and vegan animal-lovers who moved to Costa Rica in 2005. We established a non-profit, no-kill charitable organization founded on the belief that all animals deserve respectful and loving treatment and must be ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 3
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DUE TO THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK WE ARE ONLY ACCEPTING VOLUNTEERS WHO HAVE BEEN IN COSTA RICA FOR OVER 15 DAYS. Volunteer at wildlife sanctuary focusing on care rehabilitation and release centre for the area's injured and orphaned Howler monkeys and ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 16
I started as a foster home but realised that I had the space to expand to help more animals by giving them temporary or even permanent homes. Right now we have 26 dogs and 17 cats and we are bursting at the seams. Up until recently I handled ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 37
My name is Tania and I am from Berlin in Germany. I have been living in Costa Rica with my husband, Angus, our 3 rescue dogs and 2 rescue cats, for over 6 years. As an animal lover, it has been heart breaking to see so many homeless dogs and cats in ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
Where to begin? I arrived to Costa Rica in 1994 from Santa Barbara, California while traveling aboard a small sailing vessel called 'Caribbee' - pleasure cruising. With no previous thought to making a home abroad, the cruise down the pacific coast ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 3
We are a group of international Biologists and interested people . In Costa Rica we operate at the Biological Station. Located in Talamanca . Here we have some projects , the reproduction of amphibians, reptiles and plants. We operate here ......

  • Country: Panama
  • Feedback: 46
My wife and I moved here in 2016 to follow our dream and open a bed and breakfast/hostel. We've had some ups and downs but overall are enjoying the experience, the people we've met, and our time in Boquete, Panama.

  • Country: Guatemala
Our project is a small street dog rescue in Quetzaltenango (Xela), Guatemala. We pick up mainly female dogs, spey, vaccinate, de-flea and de-worm them and provide whatever other treatments they need. We return about 25% of the dogs to the street, ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
The Butterfly Conservatory has a volunteer program for persons who have a strong desire to make a difference by helping us heal Mother Earth; through giving your time and talent to specific projects. Our mission is demonstrating how nature can be ......

  • Country: Panama
  • Feedback: 19
Hola amigos! We're a Belgian-Panamian couple with a finca in Dolphin Bay on Isla San Cristobal in the archipelago of Bocas del Toro in Panama. We have lots of projects in the pipeline & welcome volunteers to help us realize our ideas. We have horses ......

  • Country: Panama
Support one of the most important nature conservation and environmental education projects in the world for a local Not for profit- Non-government organizations at Cerro Ancon in Panama City. This is one the five raptor sites in the world recording ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
Volunteer needed with knowledge of horses and experience caring for them, who is interested to learn more, while playing and caring for our horses. Full freedom to ride, and build.

  • Country: Panama
We are a family exploring Bocas del Toro, Panama. We are creating a butterfly garden here on the island. We are interested in living in a more eco friendly manner and are looking for people who are interested in helping us out.

  • Country: Guatemala
  • Feedback: 24
Help at a domestic animal rescue centre near Antigua, Guatemala, Central America We are an animal welfare not-for-profit charity registered in Guatemala and in the USA. The shelter is located in woodland at approximately 6000 feet above sea-level ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
  • Feedback: 42
We offer a huge variety of features and experiences, You will leave inspired and energized, knowing that you are not alone in your quest to make a difference. A sanctuary of learning, if you come ready to work and with an open mind. We, Kristy and ......

  • Country: Belize
If you're interested in experiencing the rural local Belize, this is a great opportunity! I am from Honduras and moved to Belize when I was a teenager because of the political situation. I've lived here for about 20 years and learned to speak ......

  • Country: Costa Rica
Hi Workawayers! We are looking for nature and animal lovers, hard working volunteers, that don't mind to work under hot humid conditions at an amazing beach property located in the pacific coast of Costa Rica. It's a very unique and special place ......

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