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EVS Opportunities in Cracow,PL in Centre of Autism (15/09/17-15/07/18)

project description

Centrum Autyzmu (The Centre of Autism) is an educational establishment addressed for autistic and mentally disabled children and youth, consisting of kindergarten, primary school, secondary school and vocational centre, located in two premises. For younger students the Centre provides early childhood intervention. Centre’s mission is to create an atmosphere where everyone feels comfortable and safe. Centre of Autism is the place where student’s needs are noticed and fulfilled, going along with parents and staff needs to achieve the highest learning outcomes.


accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Volunteers will get money for food every month from coordinating institution (around 350 PLN)
a) Volunteer will be accommodated in a room (in most cases shared with another volunteer) with
access to kitchen and bathroom.
b) Volunteers will share a flat together, they usually have double rooms.
c) Coordinating organization IS NOT providing Internet connection /Wi-Fi, however it is possible to
arrange it (prices vary from 15-30 PLN/monthly per person).
Reimbursement will be made up to 275 euro return ticket based on original tickets.


volunteer profile

Experience in work with children and youth will be an additional asset, however it is not compulsory. Good communicational skills are also and additional asset because the project is based on communication with other people. All creative skills - artistic or motor skills – can enrich the project. The same relates to computer skills. Volunteers should be open-minded and sensitive towards needs of others.

The project will also regard the topic of supporting the mobility of young people and the multicultural dialog so the volunteer should be interested in these fields.


how to apply

Please apply by filling out the form:


additional information

The volunteers will promote the projects dedicated to youth and they will focus on advertising the European voluntary service as the unique opportunity for getting to know other cultures and gaining the precious experience that will help in their further career.
During the project, the volunteers will learn how to use the various media to promote the activities, they will organise the International Volunteer Day, will take part in the Mobility fairs or other initiatives that promote the international propromote the international projects of youth.

More information in info kit-> below


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