ICYE-STEP/INTEGRACAO DOS ANJOS 2018
Le placement est individuel (ou à 2 ou 3 volontaires maxi), hébergement en famille. Arrivées les 1er lundi du mois, de mars à novembre. Programme fermé du 1er décembre à 28 février.
- Code : BRA-22/2018
- Dispo : 3M / 2F (Total Part 5)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ENG
- Age : 18 - 99
Integração dos Anjos is a non-profit organization founded in 2005 aimed to the development of the children from needy communities. It works as an informal and complementary educational environment that stimulates the kids to develop abilities and skills, providing them support and assistance.
There project receives 60 to 80 children from 6 to 15 years old, divided in two big age groups (6 top 9 and 10 to 15 years old): in these groups, the educators promote pedagogical and recreational activities; there are also moments in which the kids go to play football in a field nearby. The children who study at school during the morning stay in the project during the afternoon and vice versa and are all from some needy communities close to the project. There is also a kindergarden with a good structure, where the little children from 0 to 6 years old receive assistance all day long so their parents can go to work (just female volunteers can work there occasionally).
The volunttes stay qith Brazilian host families
The project is located in Porto Alegre, which is the capital of the State of Rio Grande do Sul, the southern state of Brazil. The city has a population of 1.500.000 inhabitants approximately, being very big and urbanized. The neighborhood is called Petrópolis, it has 35.069 inhabitants and is about 20 minutes away from the city center by bus.
The volunteer should: Be open minded Have high motivation and commitment Be pro-active and dynamic To be creative, being able to develop new activities, sometimes with limited resources Have artistic, pedagogical or sport abilities Be able to create and develop his/her own project according to the interests and skills. — Minimum stay is 4 weeks, maximum is 16 weeks. Fee of 370 € is for 4 weeks; each additional week is 80 €. Placement on this project is individual. Open all year, arrival date is free.