Why volunteer with Therapy Adventures?

Why volunteer with Therapy Adventures?

Therapy Adventures offers volunteer opportunities in several countries, including Ecuador, Belize, Mexico, Honduras, and more. This volunteer experience will provide you insight into the careers of Speech-Language Pathology, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Board Certified Behavior Analysts. You will also learn about Applied Behavior Analysis, which is a therapy that focuses on the science of learning and behavior. You can be a part of the solution to providing life-changing pediatric services to children and their families who otherwise would not have access.

Why do you want to volunteer?

When picking an organization to volunteer with, you need to think about what this experience will do for you. Are you looking for something to boost your grad school application? Are you looking to explore potential career paths? Are you passionate about helping others and working with kids? By volunteering with Therapy Adventures, you will gain all of these benefits and more! You will be able to have fun with kids while helping them learn with the best science-based therapies available. You will also be able to work closely with experienced, licensed clinicians so you can explore potential career paths if that is what you are looking for. If you are wanting to travel, do so by giving back abroad! We offer several countries as options for you to choose from. Moreover, you will learn about other countries and diversity. Through this experience, you will also meet people whose passions align with yours! On top of it all, this experience is a perfect resume booster for applying to grad schools.

What do you have to offer?

We are looking for volunteers who are fun, compassionate, positive, flexible, and enjoy working as a team to accomplish our goal of helping kids learn. If you have these skills, we want to work with you! We need people who are excited to work with kids and know how to have a good time. Having a positive attitude and an open mind can go a long way. Be a part of Therapy Adventures and help pay it forward!

Decide where and how you want to make a difference

Volunteers can choose from a list of several countries where Therapy Adventures has locations. You can also pick which accommodations you would like for your stay when considering housing options. This is a great opportunity for people who are looking to work directly with the people who are benefitting from their volunteerism. Volunteers will interact with the clients and staff and get hands-on experience learning about ABA Therapy, Speech, Occupational, Physical Therapy, and ABA therapy. If you want to work directly with the kids, this is a great opportunity to choose!

Our mission:

  1. Partner with the local communities we serve.
  2. Provide life-changing pediatric therapies to families and children who otherwise would not have access.
  3. Build local capacity.

If you believe in our mission and reading this has you excited, apply to volunteer with Therapy Adventures today!