Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Do I need to inform Carisma of any health problems, allergies, illnesses or problems with altitude?
How much can one expect to spend on a daily basis?
The application process is an informal process to ensure that we can successfully place you in a suitable volunteer assignment. All applicants will be notfied by email as to whether their application has been successful?
What age do you have to be volunteer?
Do you provide any financial support?
Are the fees and expenses tax deductible?
Do I need travel insurance?
Are there more expenses once I arrive?
How safe is it to volunteer in Peru?
Do I need to speak Spanish to work as a volunteer?