Looking for volunteers to help organise programs at a rehabilitation center in Vientiane, Laos

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Availability

  2024 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    My wife and I work with a rehabilitation/transformation center, helping young people addicted to drug or abandonned by their family.
    We both speak English.
    The center is located 23 km from the city of Vientiane.

    You will help with teaching program, English class and sports, music.
    We have a lot of activities in the rehabilitation center like soccer.

    Our project is Christian.
    We help young people here to find their way thru religion and grow with spirit.

    You can come for two weeks ,a month or more.
    Long term volunteering is a plus.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Teaching
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Volunteers will learn about Lao culture, living with a true Laotien family, help children to improve their skills in English and have a better life.
    Exchange with the young people, learn from each other, playing soccer or games with them.
    Learn about Lao culture and food, about monk and bouddhism with the many temples in the area.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help

    Help

    - Teaching English to children and teen in daily classroom

    - Helping with extra activities (soccer, play games with the kids...)

    - Help with farming and gardenning in our fields

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Lao: Fluent
    Thai: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Dormitory (2 beds) with own bathroom.
    Commum parts in the house.
    Every meal is provided during the week.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    During your time off, you can go to Vientiane, to Vang Vieng or to the beautiful city of Luang Prabang and enjoy the many activities there, like canoying, hiking, waterfalls...

    Host can help with transportation details.
    We also have a van so we can take you to travel in the area (forest walk, visit temples..

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 655278363935

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