HOGAR DE ANCIANOS CARLOS MARIA ULLOA 2018
Volontariat de 4 à 16 semaines; frais supplémentaires de 370€ pour le 1er mois, puis 75€ par semaine. Placement individuel, programme ouvert toute l'année.
- Code : CRC-12/2018
- Dispo : 3M / 2F (Total Part 5)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ENG
- Age : 18 - 99
ICYE Costa Rica Since 1877 the Hogar de Ancianos Carlos Maria Ulloa in San Jose is the bigger institution for elderly people in San Jose. This institution has a population of 250 residents plus 50 staff. The Hogar gets sponsorship from many national companies to continue with the important labour everyday.
Hogar de Ancianos Carlos Maria Ulloa is the most important home for elderly people in the central area of Costa Rica. They provide a home to elderly people who doesn’t have a family or if their relatives don’t want to take care of them. They provide and organise exercises and different activities such as workshops: sewing, cooking, handcrafts and painting for the residents.
The volunteer lives with a host family (private bedroom, shared living room, kitchen and bathroom). 3 meals per day provided by the host family.
Hogar Carlos Maria Ulloa is located in Guadalupe’s town, northern side of San Jose city. From San Jose downtown is 15 minutes by bus. Climate: The dry season is from December to May, and is the time of year when there is almost no rain. During the rest of the year (from May to November) it rains constantly. There are several internet cafés around Guadalupe’s area.
Have an intermediate Spanish level, Be patient and tolerant, Be willing to work with elderly people, Be independent and to have initiative, Be prepared to carry out many different tasks, Be respectful towards the rules of the institution Minimum (weeks): 4 Maximum (weeks): 16 The place is run by a group of nuns. – Bring a light jacket, because San Jose at night can be cooler and chilly. – If you come during rainy season (May to November) bring an umbrella! Have an intermediate Spanish level, Be patient and tolerant, Be willing to work with elderly people, Be independent and to have initiative, Be prepared to carry out many different tasks, Be respectful towards the rules of the institution. Volontariat de 4 à 16 semaines; frais supplémentaires de 370€ pour le 1er mois, puis 65€ par semaine. Placement individuel, programme ouvert toute l?année.
Asociacion Cultural de Intercambio de Costa Rica (ACI-CR) – ICYE Costa Rica was founded in 1967. The office is located in Barrio Dent, San Pedro, San Jose. Most staff and co-workers are former ICYE exchangees.
The voluntary service projects are centres for homeless children, homes for the elderly, sick or homeless people, health clinics, human rights organisations, indigenous groups, primary schools, youth organisations, and social projects in general. Upon request placements in environmental projects can also be arranged.