Peace Corps - page 2

I have wanted to join the Peace Corps since I was a kid. I've looked into it but I would love to hear some stories of nurses, OR techs, etc who have worked with the Peace Corps. My biggest worry is... Read More

  1. by   RNNPICU
    I am a RPCV (return peace corps volunteer, the title you get when you complete your service). I was in Nicaragua for 2 1/2 years teaching health education topics, helping with vaccination campaigns and helping out in the clinic in the town. I wa in a small village with no running water so I bathed in a river. I was there 95-97. It was the most rewarding experience for me. I wa not a nurse at the time but was did have an impact for me to study nursing later. I lived in a village of about 200 people