“Casa Alianza is not just a charitable organisation, it is more like a family in its
attention to detail and its care for the welfare of its volunteers."
Carolyn Eley, mother of volunteer Daniel Eley
Want to do something different on
your year abroad?
Want to improve your Spanish &
“To feel that I was able in some small way to
make a difference to those so much less make a difference to the lives of
fortunate than me was truly humbling, street children?
moving, and yes I would go so far as to say
life changing.” Casa Alianza is an NGO dedicated to the rehabilitation and
defence of street children in Honduras, Nicaragua,
Daniel Eley, Guatemala Volunteer 2006-2007
Guatemala and Mexico. We work with over 12,000 street
children a year - most of whom have been orphaned,
abused or abandoned.
A volunteer placement with Casa Alianza is demanding but
incredibly rewarding. You can improve your Spanish,
discover Central America and make a difference. Whether
your interest is in development or human rights, child
protection or teaching, counselling or medicine... We have
something for everyone.
“My Spanish soared (and I’m not just talking about the
text book stuff!) The kids helped me live and breathe To find out more about volunteering, please visit:
international development far beyond what I studied.
They taught me so much – from unconditional love and www.casa-alianza.org.uk
kindness to how to dance to Reggaeton. They showed
me the difference a simple hug can make.”
Sara Smith, Honduras Volunteer 2004-2005
"Opening doors for homeless Youth "