ICYE-STEPS/ANANYA TRUST 2018
Volontariat de 4 à 16 semaines; frais supplémentaires de 400€ pour le 1er mois, puis 75€ par semaine. Placement individuel, programme ouvert toute l'année.
- Code : IND-55/2018
- Dispo : 2M / 3F (Total Part 5)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ENG
- Age : 18 - 98
"Ananya” means unique. Unique, because the Ananya experience brings out the spirit of curiosity in children and allows them to find answers through enquiry, exploration and experiment. The school is located on a coconut grove. What makes Ananya Trust an unique place is the sense of freedom and security one feels here. The philosophy of the school has been freedom and responsibility. Everyone, including the students, are encouraged to speak his/her opninion without fear of ridicule. For the children, this is home, school and a haven where all their needs are met.
Main Activities : Provides educational opportunity to poor children who have been rejected / or have rejected mainstream schools. We provide a care of people who are sensitive and can respond to the needs of underprivileged children We network with other NGOs to provide the best facilities to our children. Also: Running a school, teacher training and community development. Volunteer tasks : Teaching English, and other activities like plays, theatre, drawing, painting, games etc.
Accommodation and food is provided at the host project. Food will be provided as per the norms for all the residents of the home. Our Indian food would be Rice, Dhal, Chappathi and vegetables. Mostly Indian people will eat spicy food. No special food will be considered for the volunteer unless the volunteer should fall ill and some kind of diet requirement
The organisation is located at Southern part of Bangalore. It?s situated 25 km away from Bangalore city. The localities of area Majority families are middle level economical groups. The people are helpful to the institution. are very friendly, educated and cultured. They love the visitors.
The volunteer should have a willingness to teach children and work towards the overall development of poor children between the ages of 8 – 18. The volunteer must be mature, committed, and friendly, responsible and should have good knowledge of English. The volunteers willing to work in this project will have to work for the full program year; travel month must be discussed with project in-charge depending on the project’s free time/vacation. Change in project will not be allowed since it requires long time commitment. There should be no smoking or consumption of alcohol on the campus. Volunteers should bring: Mosquito repellent (can be bought in Bangalore), Light warm clothes for rainy weather and winter, Games, toys or ideas for activities for the children.
The ICYE programme started in India in 1983. Inter Cultural Dialogue &Exchange – India, (ICDE – India), founded in 2006 by a group of former ICYE volunteers is a secular organisation, with its main office in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.
Voluntary service host placements, mostly in Karnataka and adjacent South Indian states, include homes for street children, orphanages, disabled, old age homes, people with HIV/AIDS, health care, agriculture / farming, women’s projects, rural and community development, etc. ICYE India, upon request, offers opportunities to learn/study yoga, Indian music and Indian classical dance, music, herbal medicine, Indian philosophy, spirituality.