Health & Sanitation Outpost

  • Kathmnadu,pokhara, Central Region, Nepal

www.infonepal.org

INFO Nepal's health post program provides a wide variety of experiences depending on the time of year, the local post's current programs, the volunteer's previous medical experience, and the volunteer's ability to learn Nepali.

While at your placement, volunteers may be doing very hands-on work such as giving shots and treating wounds; conducting home-visits; developing and delivering information on health issues such as birth control and personal hygiene; providing office support; and providing knowledge transfer to the health post doctors on the latest first aid techniques.

Volunteers usually work approximately four to six hours a day in the health post, supplemented by teaching health education classes at a local government school or woman's group. Prior to your placement at the health post, volunteers will receive two weeks of Nepali language and cultural training. During their placement, volunteers will stay with a local Nepali family located within a half-hour to an hour from the post.

Placements are available near Pokhara, Chitwan and within the Kathmandu Valley.

Please see our website http://www.infonepal.org to apply for to this program and see volunteer experiences.

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  • Paknajol - 16
    Kathmnadu,pokhara, Central Region, Nepal 19531
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  • Start and end dates:

    start: 2016-07-01 00:00:00 end: 2017-07-01 00:00:00
  • Duration:

    Less than 3 months
  • Time commitment:

    A lot (10+ hours/week)
  • Times of day:

    Mornings Afternoons
  • Days of week:

    Weekdays
  • Schedule:

    Fixed schedule
  • International volunteer options:

    International volunteers welcome

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