Location: Saronno, Italy
Application deadline: 15/01/2015
Start date: 02/02/2015
End date: 02/01/2016
Tasks of the volunteer:
Volunteers will be involved in 3 of the main services provided by villaggio SOS di Sarono: a. Family Houses/Le Comunità Familiari SOS, they’ll: >collaborate with the educators promoting free-time activities >accompany children from school to the Villaggio, >support the staff with everyday life activities and children with their homework >collaborate with the educators in household issues (setting the table,collaborating with the organization of the house, etc.)
b. Day time Centres/La Bottega di Geppetto e la Botteghina, they’ll: > support children and youngsters with their homework, > collaborate with the educators in organizing and implementing recreational activities, > accompany children and youngsters from school and to different free-time activities. c. Youths’ house (“Casa dei Giovani” ), they’ll: >collaborate with the educators in promoting free-time activities >support staff in organizing and cleaning the house >accompany the boys to different appointments, etc.
Please contact: KERIC, občianske združenie Nábrežná 1351 02201 Čadca tel: 041 433 56 85 Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Since most of the Youths and children hosted in Villaggio SOS Saronno we only accept applications of Male Volunteers. The sending organization is KERIC and that is why we are only looking for a Male volunteer resident in Slovakia.
Description of organization:
“Villaggio SOS di Saronno” is member of KINDERDORF INTERNATIONAL, the largest private worldwide organization taking care of children. The headquarter is in Innsbruck, Austria. Kinderdorf International exists in more than 134 countries of the world with about 1500 institutions; it collaborates also with UNESCO. In 2002 the institution has won the HILTON HUMANITARIA PRICE, the most important international price regarding humanitarian field.“Villaggio SOS di Saronno” is led by the “Cooperativa Sociale Villaggio SOS di Saronno”, founded in 1986. The main objective of “Villaggio SOS di Saronno” is to temporally host children with personal, family and social disadvantages, mainly those whose families are not able to carry out their own tasks. The organization aims at guaranteeing to each child the integration in a family situation to ensure a proper psycho-physic growth, seen the foretold return in the own family or in a new one. In any case, the children are hosted until the reaching of an adequate self-sufficiency to manage their own life and to get integrated into society.