ICYE STEPS / MARIA MFARIJI HOME 2017
Volontariat de 4 à 16 semaines; frais supplémentaires de 400€ pour le 1er mois, puis 60€ par semaine. Placement individuel, programme ouvert toute l'année
- Code : KEN-84/2017
- Dispo : 2M / 3F (Total Part 5)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ENG
- Age : 18 - 99
ICYE Kenya – STEPS MID TERM PROGRAMME work
To provide a home for orphans, mulnutritioned, neglected children, children living with HIV/AIDS and the elderly. Main Activities Feeding programme, Playing with the children, Art, Field work which includes outreach programmes and family visits. Volunteer tasks Feeding programme Playing with the children Art Field work which includes community mobilization, outreach programmes and family visits.
Hosted by the project
Maralal. About 7 hours away from Nairobi city. Maralal is in Samburu District which is located in the Northern part of Kenya. It is a semi-arid area. Nearby is the Maralal National Sanctuary. Maralal is also home to Kenyatta House, the location where the first president of Kenya, Jomo Kenyatta was detained prior to his release. The famous Maralal International Camel Derby hosted by Yare Safaris is held here, and the town also serves as a base for numerous tourist activities such as bush walking, white water rafting and camel riding. This is a tourist-friendly town with many cheap hotels and welcoming people. The local community is semi nomadic pastoralists. Apart from the Samburu, there are the Turkana, Pokot and other minority community that are served by the project.
Social Passionate Ability to care for the children and the elderly Ready to adjust to a new environment.
The ICYE programme started in Kenya in 1989. ICYE Kenya is a registered NGO. It is composed of returnees, volunteers and a two-staff team working at the national office, located in Nairobi.
Voluntary service projects include assisting teachers in rural schools, working with the disabled, with street children, in the health service, on farms and in orphanages. Participants with professional skills like psychology, carpentry, typing, nursing, agriculture or languages might have access to other types of work placements.