Minimum stay is 4 weeks (fee 700 €), each extra week is 100€. Duration of stay : 4 to 16 weeks. Open all year.
- Code : AFSAI-12
- Dispo : / 1F (Total Part 1)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ITA
- Age : 18 - 99
Our small organization is a foster home active since 1998, based in the outskirts of Imperia that hosts disadvantaged minors up to 10 years old . Most of our kids come from difficult familiar background and are assigned to our family by the Juvenile Court. The kids live with us until they are given a definite family or are allowed to come back to their previous family. They usually stay with us for some months or sometimes for a year. We can host maximum 5 minors. In addition to them, we have also our 2 kids who currently (2006) are 15 and 17 years old and an adopted young girl affected by a cognitive disability. VOLUNTEERS TASKS The volunteer will be helping us in looking after all our kids, helping them in doing their homework and in any extracurricular activities, if needed. We ask the volunteer to support us when we drive them to school or to go with them to attend any other activities after school. Last but not least, we wish the volunteer to help us in daily house cores ( es. laying the table, supporting in cooking, hanging clothes, ironing them ). The volunteer will be part of our family and we wish she could participate in all aspect of our daily life.
BOARD AND LODGING The volunteer will be living with the family and will have a private single room. The volunteer will be having breakfast, lunch and dinner with the family. DESCRIPTION OF LOCAL TRANSPORTS We are based in a “borgo” in the outskirts of Imepria, 15 minutes far from the centre by bus. INTERNET ACCESS Wi-Fi is available. LANGUAGE COURSE For Long Tern volunteers, there might be the possibility of attending an Italian language course (twice a week). It depends on when the volunteer arrive.
ABOUT IMPERIA Imperia is a coastal city and comune in the region of Liguria, Italy. It is the capital of the province of Imperia, and historically it was capital of the Intemelia district of Liguria. Mussolini created the city of Imperia on 21 October 1923 by combining Porto Maurizio and Oneglia and the surrounding village communes of Piani, Caramagna Ligure, Castelvecchio di Santa Maria Maggiore, Borgo Sant?Agata, Costa d?Oneglia, Poggi, Torrazza, Moltedo and Montegrazie. Imperia is well known for the cultivation of flowers and olives, and is a popular summer destination for visitors.
Remarque Minimum stay is 4 weeks (fee 700 €), each extra week is 100€. Duration of stay : 4 to 16 weeks. Open all year. — VOLUNTEER’S PROFILE We are looking for a motivated non smoker girl (In our family there are 3 people suffering from asthma). The volunteer should be responsible and open –minded. We do not ask the volunteer to have any previous experience in working with kids, but we ask her to have a deep motivation in dealing with them. DURATION We prefer to host volunteers for a minimun stay of 4 weeks. We can host 1 volunteer at a time.