Program Details

Hogar Soria

  • Start Date 2017-02-14
  • End Date: 2018-02-14

  • Location: La Paz, Sopocachi

It is a state house temporarily hosting abandoned, maltreated or orphaned children with the aim of reintegrating the children with their families. The children remain there until the court decides where they will go.



All the activities regard housing the children, taking care of them and cheering them up. There is work available only in the afternoons.

Organising recreational activities for the children in the afternoon within the space run by a group of volunteers called “the friends of the Hogar”. This group has worked since 1990 and they have their own space where they hold games and workshops. Activities include planning and doing arts, playing outside and organising games. Also, there is a special theatre project run by the volunteers.


To be an outgoing person, full of initiative and care for the children. Some knowledge about art and drama would be beneficial. Knowledge of Spanish is not necessary. A person should be over 18 years old.

How to get there?
Terminal: La Paz
International Airport: El Alto
Domestic Airport:


6 months for 2000 euro, 1 year for 3100 euro