AMPED's volunteer and internship programs in Atenas, Costa Rica are "Pura Vida"! If you're a novice at traveling abroad, with a desire to roll-up your sleeves and get involved with a true community-based project, our projects in Atenas are the perfect opportunity for you to get your feet wet. Costa Rica's stunning landscape and tropical climate offer the perfect backdrop. Once the
Ticos lay on that charmed hospitality they're famous for, you won't want to leave.
Volunteer: 2-12 weeks
Intern: 4-12 weeks
Choose from the following projects: community center, environmental conservation, elderly care, healthcare/medicine, orphanage/daycare, pet rescue, sea turtle conservation, children and adults with special needs, English teaching, women's coperative, organic farming, physical therapy, and public relations and marketing. NOTE: For projects that are not listed on our website, please feel free to inquire for more information.