Volontariat de 2 à 16 semaines; frais supplémentaires de 450€ pour le 1er mois, puis 75€ par semaine. Placement individuel, programme ouvert toute l'année
- Code : ESP-14/2018
- Dispo : 5M / 5F (Total Part 10)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ESP
- Age : 18 - 99
FADEAM is a public non-profit organization for adults with intellectual disabilities. The attention is based on the relationship established with people with disabilities to achieve a home-based and inclusive dimension. The organization is part of the International Federation of Arche Communities (www.larche.org), with 149 communities for handicapped persons around de world. Our Community is placed in Moià, a village of 6000 inhabitants, 50 km North of Barcelona city. Volunteer tasks : Care of persons with deferent levels of disabilities: assisting them with their daily duties and on the development of their abilities through different activities. Participate actively with the team of care professionals. Participate in all home dynamics and household caring, together with the disabled persons.
The volunteer will lodge in the same house with disabled persons. This means that he/she will get a single bedroom (it may happen that we ask the volunteer to share the room with another volunteer for special times; but it doesn’t happen often) and a key of the house so he/she can enter or leave the house at every moment. There is also the possibility to lodge in an apartment for volunteers, but this only has capacity for 3 volunteers.
Moianès Region is located in central Catalonia, about 50 km North of Barcelona. It has a rich historic, natural and cultural heritage. Numerous archaeological rests which prove human activity for thousands of years Moià is the capital of this county. Its population is around 6000 inhabitants. Main economic activities: commerce, tourism and industry. Part of the population bases its economy in agriculture and stock breeding. Moià is a dynamic town with old tradition and feasts.
To be willing to know people with intellectual disabilities Willing to have a living together experience and community life Motivation to carry out a voluntary task, collaborating and giving as much as possible. Flexibility to adapt and work within a team. Open minded to be helpful when needed Positive and respectful attitude Willing to get involved in the organisation and its project Responsible attitude Basic knowledge of Spanish language and interest to learn Catalan (the language spoken in our area, together with Spanish). Knowing the basics of the language helps to communicate with people with disabilities and with the integration of the volunteer. More Information The volunteer will get a monthly allowance: 150€ (as pocket money in any program, also for steps) Language learning: Spanish and Catalan (the language spoken in our area, together with Spanish). Frequency of classes will depend on level and needs of volunteer. Training and support: The mentor will support the volunteer and follow up the progress of the volunteer in the organization. He/she will be listened to, supported, guided and helped with any matter needed. The volunteers receive special help to integrate in the local community. The volunteer will get continuous training and will participate in all team and technical meetings. Free days and vacations: The volunteer will be on service about 30h per week. Each week will have one or three free days. Every month will have also 2 days of vacations; these days can be compacted for a longer vacations period.
AFAIJ is a Spanish non-profit organization established in 1999, whose main aim is to promote young people non-formal education through social and intercultural activities.
AFAIJ runs youth national and international voluntary service programmes as well as international trainings and seminars.
Most of the voluntary service projects are located in the Madrid region and include working with socially disadvantaged children, children and youth centres, disabled, HIV-AIDS prevention, anti-drugs, and communication projects.