European Solidarity Corps Volunteering in Rezekne, Latvia 2024

Join us as a volunteer in Rezekne, Latvia! We seek dedicated individuals passionate about working with children and youth, especially from disadvantaged backgrounds. Engage in cultural, artistic, sports, and leisure activities while making a positive impact.

As a volunteer, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Implement your own activities.
  • Participate in events organized by the Center and other local institutions.
  • Promote active participation in democratic life.
  • Explore Latvian and other cultures, traditional cuisine, and outdoor activities.

Project Details:

  • Type: European Solidarity Corps – ESC51-VTJ – Volunteering projects
  • Start Date: September 1, 2024
  • Duration: 9 months
  • Requirements: Open-minded individuals aged 18 and above, ready to face challenges.
  • Financial Support: Pocket money of 4€/daily + food support of 130€/monthly (around 250€/month).
  • Accommodation: Free rental fee; shared bedroom (max. 2 volunteers per room) in a shared 2-bedroom flat.

Volunteer Benefits:

  • Activities for integrating into the community.
  • Creation and implementation of personal projects.
  • Technical support and supervision.
  • Workshops promoted by the hosting organization, stakeholders, and volunteers.
  • A mentor to assist with daily life.
  • Mandatory online linguistic support (OLS) to learn Latvian.
  • Opportunities to implement activities with supervision and support.

Become part of our community and make a difference in the lives of young people with fewer opportunities. Visit the Eastern Latvian Center of Creative Services and connect with fellow volunteers and the ESC projects.

About Eastern Latvia’s Center of Creative Services

Eastern Latvia’s Creative Services Center “Zeimuls” opened its doors on September 1, 2012. The center comprises three departments: the Youth Affairs Department, the Interests Education Department, and the Farming Department.

ARPC “Zeimuls” offers interest education programs for children and young people aged 4 to 25, all free of charge. These programs provide modern, high-quality educational opportunities that cater to various interests and needs.

The Youth Affairs Department promotes informal education, ensuring the operation of youth education centers like the Rēzekne City Youth Open Center “JACis” and the Rēzekne City Youth Initiative Center “Draugu Centrs.” These centers support youth initiatives, enhance life quality, and foster full growth among young people in the Rēzekne municipality.

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