Hermano Pedro Social Works Foundation USA

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Volunteer at Obras Sociales Del Santo Hermano Pedro - Guatemala

TVolunteer with Residenthe residents and patients need your support!

There are many ways to help. Volunteers are an integral part of Obras Sociales who depends on them to provide extra care and attention to residents as well as professional help such as physical and occupational therapy. In addition, volunteers provide moral support, friendship and social interaction. Short or long-term volunteers and groups with a wide variety of skills are always needed at the facilities.  You will be asked to complete an application and the process may take several days, so plan accordingly.  


As a volunteer, you can help by encouraging and assisting residents with the following activities:

  • Play and recreation
  • Conversation
  • Transporting wheelchair-bound patients
  • Early stimulation for infants in the nutritional center
  • Assistance with meals and activities of daily living
  • Specialized care such as physical and occupational therapy

The Hermano Pedro Foundation USA does not control or manage volunteer opportunities at Obras Sociales Del Santo Hermano Pedro in Antigua. The Foundation, based in the US, is the fundraising arm of Obras Sociales.

To inquire about volunteering in Guatemala, contact Obras Sociales Del Santo Hermano Pedro in Antigua direct. Covid restrictions may be in effect that limit volunteer opportunities.

To inquire about volunteering with residents:

Xiomara Toledo - voluntariado@obrashermanopedro.org
Local Phone number: 502-7931-2100
Address: 6a Calle Orient #20
Antigua, Guatemala C. A.

To Inquire about volunteering as a medical professional: secretariasop@aosshp.org