This is a social project, long term(till 12 months) which takes place in a rural region, centre Portugal, one hour far from Lisbon. Throughout the project volunteers have the opportunity to develop their projects in different fields of work, in a rotating program in order to combat the routine and provide new challenges for young people. we work with kids; people with disabilities, people with reduced mobility, community environmental projects, community social development, forest surveillance, food projet, project management youth association, and mobility. criativity and iniciative. The aim of this project is to give them the opportunity to get to know our country, our culture and our work. Volunteers will live in our local community helping children and trying to integrate them with the elderly population. Arrouquelas the population is mostly elderly, so we want volunteers to create a greater interaction between the young people and these people.
ACCOMMODATION, FOOD AND TRANSPORT ARRANGEMENTS
The volunteers all live together in a house in our village in interaction with the local community, a large house with 5 double bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. with all living conditions, a small farm for farming and domestic animals. a small pool. There is a car that volunteers can use under some rules. some meals are made in the workplaces, others should be prepared at home by the participants, they received food money. Mobility is organize by organization, we are smaal village. not so many public transport. https://www.facebook.com/h2oarrouquelas/
TRAINING DURING THE PROJECT
Arrival training and MID training provide by Portuguese NA.
Young motivated to work on a social project, with dynamism and creativity. Who likes to live in a rural region, a small village, and that suits this situation well. who likes to work as a team in an intercultural dimension. respect other cultures, like animals. Be responsable, take iniciative. In “H2O” all board members are volunteers and we don’t have limits for our motivation and creativity, our organization is a big open door for many things that help young people to develop a positive and active participation in the community, and learn in the process of doing.
A total of 52 week(s) during the period 01/11/2019 to 31/08/2021
Rua Fundadores da Junta de Freguesia nº73, 2040-031 Arrouquelas
LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS FROM
Armenia, Belarus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Spain, Finland, France, Georgia, Croatia, Iceland, Italy, Lithuania, North Macedonia, Romania, Turkey, Norway, Poland
Environment and natural protection
Creativity and culture
No application deadline