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Volunteering at a center for disabled children

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Everest Foundation Nepal (EFN) | Kathmandu, Nepal
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Everest Foundation Nepal (EFN)


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Published 5 months ago

Recurring
Weekdays
Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)
Short-Term (few weeks/months)

Most of the disabled individuals in Nepal are ignored, neglected and forced to live in dark rooms, because most of the family members of disabled individuals feel shame at having lost the prestige due to them in the community. As a result, they are dying in the same room or bed where they were born. Some of their families members may also make them beg on the streets. In these ways the individuals are losing their human rights.

Everest Foudation Nepal offers interested volunteers from all over the world a chance to provide great support to the disabled children in Nepal. EFN has established a day care facilities in Kathmandu Valley.

Volunteers stay with a local family, while spending 6 hours a day at the facility.

Most of the disabled individuals in Nepal are ignored, neglected and forced to live in dark rooms, because most of the family members of disabled individuals feel shame at having lost the prestige due to them in the community. As a result, they…

Details at a glance

  • Fee Required
  • Remote Possible
  • Housing Available
  • Language / Cultural Support Available
  • Groups Welcome
  • Families Welcome
  • International Volunteers Welcome

Location

Old Sinamagal, Kathmandu, Kathmandu 977, NP

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