Volunteer with Disabled Children in Kerala

Company : Volunteering Journeys
Activities: Adventure Holidays / Activity Holidays / Career Break / Community Volunteer Projects / NGO / Humanitarian Projects / Medical, Health, Medicine
Country: India
Location : Kerala, South India
Duration: 4 weeks to 3 months
Approx Costs: 250 to 1500 £ Pound (UK)

Help children with disabilities with activities, singing, playtime and basic education. You will be working with specialist teachers and be living and working in the gorgeous sunshine state of Kerala

The emphasis throughout is on helping the children and young adults attending the NGO center with physical and mental exercises. The ages you will work with are between 5 years to 45 years –both Boys and Girls. There are varying degrees of physical and mental disabilities- there are children with downs syndrome, cerebral palsy, and many with physical disabilities.

Your role will be to assist the special needs teachers in the work that they do as well as helping them to organize arts, sports and conducting and being in charge of certain projects that you can start. There is also a vocational unit where they make candles, paper bags and other such items. It is a very rewarding and fulfilling experience to spend time with these children and helping them and the NGO staff.

On the weekend you will get free time to relax and we will include a trip to the tea plantations and a weekend away on the backwaters.

Start Dates

Any saturday of the month

Costs / Benefits

Registration Fee is $250/ £149

2 Weeks Cost is $750/ £450

Each Additional Week $200/£125

Requirements

4 week minimum
Physically fit
Medically fit
Past experience working with disabilities is preferred

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