KIDS FOR BETTER FUTURE
- chantiers 1-3 semaines
Participation fee is 250€ to pay on arrival Lisez les informations spécifiques
- Code : TZ.UV.1746
- Dispo : 5M / 4F (Total Part 10)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ENG
- Age : 18 - 99
Project description: In every country Tanzania included there are unfortunately many children who have been abandoned to their own luck, born in homes with no love, abused, or suffer poverty and sickness. These children need a loving heart, attention, education and friends who can help them find a better life full of opportunities, be successful and most important have happiness life. UVIKIUTA Youth Centre is organizing this project with Children’s home in Chamazi with the main goal to increase the overall wellbeing of the children in the community. Children at the Children’s’ home are orphans and others use to live in socially challenging conditions and that is why they are taken to this home. We have been working here where team of volunteers go to the Children’s’ home to spend quality one-on-one time with the babies and children giving them the love and attention they need at such a crucial time in their lives. Project Activities: Depending on the skill/interest; of participants are expected to be involved in any of following activities: – Teach English (2-3 hours a day) ; Sanitation (teaching personal hygiene); Organize games, drawing, and other creative extracurricular activities; Help with home works; Care for those who cannot go to school; Assist with kitchen duties, and maintaining the kitchen garden; Renovation of the children’s’ dormitory at the Children home. Study part: Participants of this project will have an opportunity to experience life with kids at the children’s home. Various Discussions and educational visits on Children issues will be organized involving participants of the project, community members and visited places. The major topic will be Children for better future; please bring information from your home community for sharing.
Accommodation: Participants will be accommodated at the Youth hostel in the community. Clean water and electricity will be available. Pay attention on the information sheet for things to bring with you. Food: Food will be provided for free at the Youth hostel. Participants with special dietary requirements should inform us well in advance. Participants are expected to help in preparation of the meals and cleaning with the support of the Kitchen staff. Note: Food will not be provided outside the designated project area.
Location of the Project: The Project will be hosted in Msufini community. It is located in the outskirts of Dar es Salaam about 25km south of the city Centre. It has a beautiful landscape and natural attractions where some wild animals (Monkeys, rabbits and birds) are still visible. It is accessible by public and private transport from the city Centre. Convenient shops are available and there is signal for mobile phones where internet can be accessible as well. Free time activities: The project is organized in a way that provides an opportunity for participants to utilize their free time by enjoying what the region offers in terms of cultural and natural attractions. The first week-end Participants will have an opportunity to explore Dar es Salaam historical, natural and cultural sites. These include museums, local markets and beach. The second week-end we will have an opportunity to enjoy wildlife safari (Mikumi National Park) and cultural tour at the Maasai village.
Special Requirements: No special or particular expertise/skills required; however a potential Participant for this project should be open minded, interested in working with Children and Youth. Language: The official languages of this project are English and Kiswahili. You do not have to be fluent. Terminal: Participants of this project will be picked up at Julius Nyerere International Airport (Dar es Salaam) or any of the Bus or Railway stations in Dar es Salaam. Extra Fee: Participation fee of €250 or equivalent Tanzanian shillings to be paid on arrival day. Participation fee does not cover the cost of medical/health services, all types of insurances, cost of relevant Visas or permits, airport drop off on departure date, pocket money, free/leisure activities and other personal expenses. However; participation fee does cover the cost of airport pickups on arrival, orientation on arrival, food and accommodation during the program and general running cost of the project.