Wednesday, March 9, 2016


Noored Ühiskonna Heaks (NYH) is promoting a call for volunteer for 2 European Voluntary Service placements called Make the Difference Through EVS” andLet’s Be Volunteers” both for 12 months, which will take place from 1st October 2016 to 27th September 201 in Lisbon, Portugal.

Hosting Organisations are
 Casa Pia de Lisboa (CPL) is a Public Institute under the tutelage of Ministry of Labour and Social Solidarity. The mission of CPL is to promote the rights and protection of children and young people, especially those who are in danger or at risk of exclusion, to ensure their full development, through acceptance, education, training and social and professional integration. This project will take place in Centro de Educação e Desenvolvimento (CED) Nossa Senhora da Conceição.
Associação Qe is a teaching/residential complex for mentally disabled persons over 16, comprising a pedagogical centre (for residents and non-residents) and a residential centre (for permanent, temporary or occasional use). Most of students have a moderate mental disability that covers a diverse of syndromes and pathologies, such as Trisomy 21, Trisomy 8, Autism, Borderline, Cornelia de Lange, Microcephaly, among others. Our goal is to maximize the autonomy and the integration of these very special people, by developing their competences through Individual Development Programs.

The Profile of the volunteer: proactive, motivated to work in a foster home environment, with sense of responsibility, like to work in a team, flexible, with handwork skills, with communication ability, mature to work with social disadvantaged children and young people.

The Tasks of the volunteer; conditions and timetable can be found in this annex: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/e366mmei9nlwqwd/AAAd4IH0RVZ6gPchygM8wHhva?dl=0

Accomodation: We will provides accommodation in an apartment (with 6/8 volunteers in total), University residence, hostel or hosting family, Casa Europa, multiple bedroom with fully equipped kitchen, toilet, laundry facilities and living room. The costs with electricity, water, gas, TV and Internet are covered by the Coordinating Organization. The volunteers will have towels and bed clothes for the entire period of the project.

Food and Pocket Money: We will provide €245 (every 30 days) to cover costs of food and extra expenses (ex: cleaning materials,) during non-working time.

The Erasmus + Programme will reimburse 100% of the travel costs for the participants (up to 530 euros).

All the interested people should fill send the CV and Motivation Letter in English to marco@nyh.ee together with the application form that is included in the link above indication to each project you are applying for in your e-mail. You should be between 18 and 30 years old.

Application deadline: 09th April 2015

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