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Lüganuse Vallavalitsus

description of organisation

Maidla Youth Centre's EVS service is coordinated by NGO noOR, for more information about the service and application process, please contact noOR's EVS coordinators vie e-mail: evs@erinoor.ee.

Maidla Youth Centre is located in Lüganuse parish in East-Estonia, which serves the local population in the area. Aim of the youth centre is to provide free time activities for youngsters in the area, which at the same time would be educating and also promote active citizenship among young people. Target group of the youth centre is from 7-20 years old, on project bases there are also older youngsters included to activities. There is one full time worker in the youth centre.

Maidla community is very small thus volunteer will also be involved in other organisations' activities in the area. Volunteer will have different activities in the school, kindergarten and cultural house. Also he/she has possibility to take part of different leisure time activities and study groups organised by cultural house. Smallness of the community helps volunteer to be part and get part of various different activities taking place in the area. Previously mentioned makes her/his tasks at the same time diverse, but also challenging.

inclusion topics

This organisation is willing to involve volunteers who face situations which make their participation in activities more difficult, from the following categories for different types of project:

Inclusion categoryReceiving projectsSending projectsCoordinating projects
Economic obstacles
Geographical obstacles
Cultural differences