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Social Welfare Home in Gdynia

Social Welfare Home in Gdynia

Gdynia, Poland

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Project description

The volunteer will work in Social Welfare Home in Gdynia. The task of Social Welfare Home (Dom Pomocy Społecznej) is to provide residents with the full time care and to meet their essential needs: living needs, nursery needs and provide support in accordance with applicable standards, and to enable inhabitants to properly take advantage of  the health services (based on separate law regulations).  Involvement of volunteer in our work means various tasks, varying depending on the current needs. These include supporting work in Occupational Therapy which is kind of therapy which using different kind of therapy as art therapy, music therapy, bibliotherapy, etc. In this field volunteer can support different activities and thematic group by doing for example handicraft workshop, reading books or dancing class. Is also possible to support the rehabilitation of our residents. We can also propose to work in the kitchen as a kitchen help, work in the garden.


Volunteer profile

 Volunteer should be more extrovert with high personal culture, open to people and new experiences. Should  respect the boundaries of the inhabitants of House. Above, should be responsible and did not hesitate to ask the staff for help when residents. Volunteer interested in taking part in European Voluntary Service should fill application - link: before 25th of July 2018


How to apply

Volunteer interested in taking part in European Voluntary Service should fill application before 25th of July 2018:


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More information about projectApplication Form

This opportunity is offered in the frame of an Erasmus+ volunteering project and will be confirmed as soon as funding is approved.
For further information on the status of the project, please get in touch with the organisation.

Project dates

A total of 52 week(s) during the period 01/10/2018 to 30/09/2019

Project location


Looking for volunteers from

Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Belgium, Latvia, Italy, Czech Republic, Cyprus, Germany, Spain, Finland, Greece

Project topics

Application deadline

Application deadline: 25/07/2018


Name: Agnieszka Olzacka