Education, rehabilitation and support for orphan children in India
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by CADIP
Long-Term (6 months-1 year)
Volunteers have the chance to work in orphanages, by supporting the staff in the project with the daily care of orphan children. The work is varied and so you must be flexible in tackling your duties. The work could involve rehabilitation, education and supporting the orphan children to return and participate in mainstream life. The work might also include cleaning activities, cooking, gardening, playing with the children in the evening, helping them with homework, teaching and singing.
A creative approach to work will be useful. If you have ideas for teaching different kinds of activities such as games, songs, arts and crafts or sports and athletics to children, then this type of project is for you! You will need to take a flexible approach to the work and be prepared to undertake variety of tasks.
Duration of the project: The project is run all year round. Minimum duration is 1 month. The project starts on the first Monday of every month.
Arrival and orientation: Volunteers arrive in Kundapur or Bangalore by the first Monday of each month. Bangalore has an international airport and Kundapur is well connected to Bangalore by train and bus.
► More information and other long-term positions in India: http://cadip.org/volunteering-in-india
► Short-term volunteer projects in India: http://cadip.org/volunteer-in-india
► CADIP International Volunteer Program: http://cadip.org
Language/Cultural Support Available
How To Apply
Submit your application and motivation letter at: http://cadip.org
USA: 646-657-2900; 617-841-0400; 310-882-7400
Canada: 416-943-4900; 514-316-8500; 604-628-7400