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Volunteering w/ people with mental illness - Vols from ES, HR, RO & IT


Oeiras, Portugal

El plazo de presentación de candidaturas ha vencido.

Descripción del proyecto

8560 ARIA - Associação de Reabilitação e Integração Ajuda is a Private Institution of Social Solidarity (IPSS), non-profit organization that works with people with mental health problems, in psychosocial disadvantage. The mission from ARIA is to help people with mental health problems to acquire the resources needed to psychosocial rehabilitation and socio-professional integration..decrease stereotypes & overcome their ability to react to new situations, to accept different cultures, to open their minds, adaptability & autonomy. At ARIA volunteers are supposed to help in rehabilitation activities, such as crafts or basic skills training; teach clients the use pf public services & public transports; plan & conduct social & recreational activities (eg.: indoor & outdoor games & group activities, visits to places of interest (museums, cultural activities, art galleries); spend quality time with clients, talk, take a walk or just listen them; accompany clients to medical appointments, etc.

Alojamiento, manutención y transporte

ProAtlântico will provide €5 to cover costs of food and extra expenses during non-working time. During working time the receiving organization provides suitable meal in the organization’s facilities, which is based on a Mediterranean diet. ProAtlântico provides accommodation in an apartment, University residence, hostel, hosting family in multiple bedroom with fully equipped kitchen, toilet and living room - electricity, water, gas, TV and Internet are covered by the project. The volunteers will have towels and bed clothes. A monthly local transport allowance is provided by the RO.

Formación durante el proyecto

on-arrival training - mid-term training - OLS - Other important subjects

Perfil del voluntario

In general, the profile of the volunteers must be very human, self-motivated, creative, open minded, tolerant with self-initiative, willing to take on new challenges, very flexible and ready to help in different tasks, with good adaption to different realities and ready to live with different conditions and environments they are used to in their original country.

Fechas de la actividad

A total of 38 week(s) during the period 01/10/2019 to 15/06/2020

Lugar de la actividad


Se buscan voluntarios de

España, Croacia, Rumanía, Italia

Temas de la actividad

Retos sociales

Salud y bienestar

Creatividad y cultura

Plazo de la actividad

Fecha de solicitud: 15/07/2019