NUTRITION & CHILD DEVELOPMENT


Published:

12/15/2017

Address

10-28 Carrera 8
Chinchiná
Caldas
176020
Colombia

Description

CoopSaludcom is a leader in the execution of federal grants for support of early childhood development.  Coopsaludcom manages programs in education, nutrition, cultural, recreational, self-management and general health within the municipalities of Chinchiná serving 1178 children at 6 child development centers that orient pedagogical strategies focused on the integral development with quality of each child.  One key service is a program focused on developing mothers into community leaders to foster s self-reliant locally-based mechanism by which mothers pool together to help each other.  Then, these community leaders help in identifying other community members who are need of CoopSaludcom’s services such as early child & mother health education and nutritional support.  


Interns will receive guidance and supervision from the Head Nutritionist as they join the nursing assistant teams in handling common responsibilities of accessing & monitoring children’s health, developing nutritional plans, and conducting health education campaign. Interns will have opportunity to spend time in classrooms working with educators as well as in the field conducting family visits.

Benefits

Housing Available

Language/Cultural Support Available

We welcome

Groups

International Volunteers

How To Apply

volunteer@mingahouse.org

http://www.mingahouse.org/volunteering-options.html

To start, please fill out the following application form


https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeEEm4bEXL-PFG3HoznOQmrAKug7AJwrjk2_qv3HNYrYREFmA/viewform


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