About the project
Kindergarten “Patirčių slėnis” in Trakai
Kindergarten “Patirciu slenis” is looking for a long-term (12 months) volunteer. Kindergarten was established in 2016, it provides pre-school education for children from 1 to 7 years old kids. Kindergarten offers daily activities for kids, as well as different events, actions, different workshops. Volunteer will be helping kindergarten teachers to implement different activities for kids, organize events, workshops and etc. The Volunteers will also have a space to implement his/her ow ideas, projects, activities.
Antakalnis Open Youth Center
Antakalnis Open Youth Center It is a green wooden house called Žalianamis (Greenhouse) place where magic happens. Young people (14-29 years old) come here to explore themselves, gain knowledge, experiment in leadership, moreover join a comunity which encourages a change. This center works on a open youth work principles based on non formal education of self empowerment, personal development, entrepreneurship and all is tied up by non formal education. What center value the most is solidarity, empathy, creativity and freedom these traits create safe environment for everyone as well a space where ideas can be brought to life. In the center people are guided by youth workers who have competences in various fields. All activities are free and open to young people. It is not only a center it is like home. Volunteers will help youth workers to run the youth center spending time with youngsters and organising different activities, events, etc.
SOS Children’s Village
SOS Family Strengthening Program supports disadvantaged families at risk of separation by bolstering their capacity to protect and care for their children. SOS Children’s Village hopes to help families to learn look after themselves so that they can live independently in the long-term. Only in this way can we ensure that children are not left and that they grow up in their families. 25 children on average have an opportunity to visit our Day Care Centre every working day. Here they can do homework, play, interact, participate in group activities and attend cooking lessons. If it is necessary, children is also provided with psychological consultations and emotional expression strategy is applied.