Volunteer Continued Sociosanitario


Project Rehabilitation and Integration of Persons with Disabilities

The living conditions of the People with disabilities are very difficult, a bit sensitized to this problem society. Unfortunately, these people suffer daily discrimination and social stigma. Factors such as poor access to transport and school facilities, illiteracy, social exclusion, the violence, as well as limitations in the form of communication, the lack of special tutors and support staff, hinders its development within society.

Despite this, these people with difficulties can be embedded in a welcoming and open home and not feel alone, but in the heart of the community and so they could learn that life is always worth living.

Because, We try this activity raise awareness and support for the dignity and welfare of persons with disabilities, through a series of physical rehabilitation activities, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, psychomotor, cognitive stimulation and communication.

Continued Volunteer Program Socio-sanitary began in January 2016, It is scheduled until December 2018.

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MAIN INFORMATION VOLUNTEER PROGRAM Sociosanitario
Project duration
  • Participation of Volunteers: Minimum 3 weeks.
  • Volunteers can choose the duration of their participation in the project for a minimum and maximum 3 a 8 weeks, respectively. *If you want to extend your stay, it is also possible! You should only request the Coordination advance. No matter whether for work or other reasons can not be 3, it is possible to adapt it to less time.
Project Location
  • social Association - Provincial Complex Handicap People Situation - Azrou (Morocco).
Arrival airport
professional profile Within the profiles needed for the project are:

  • Physiotherapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Psychologists
  • Psicopedagodos
  • Social Workers
  • Speech therapist
  • Doctors (especially in the field of neurology, orthopedics and rehabilitation)
  • Dentists
  • Nurses
  • Podiatrists
  • Students recent years of these specialties;
Presencial in Azrou
  • During your stay there will always be a number of coordinators of the association in Azrou, Staff also different from the Moroccan association, volunteers, families, and collaborators who help us at all times.
  • Reference local coordinator: Youssef El Azzaoui
Work hours
  • 4 hours a day
Number of places available
  • 10 Volunteers / as. This will be the maximum number of volunteers who can participate at the same time on the project at any given time.
Ongoing project
  • The volunteer can choose the start and end dates of your stay in the calendar of pre-registration form.
General Requirements
  • Minimum Age 18 years
  • Intermediate level of one of these languages: español, French or English.
  • Knowledge of these languages ​​will be valued in the selection process.
  • Willing to work and help.
Activities taking place in the draft Long Term
  • Evaluation and treatment to people with disabilities (mostly children)
  • Adaptations and home visits.
  • Basic training sessions to families and / or caregivers of program beneficiaries.
  • Open days with local professionals to exchange experiences.
  • Excursions and outings with program beneficiaries / recreational activities for integration.
Cost of Participation
  • The cost of participation are 160 euros per week.
  • If your participation in the project is at least 4 weeks, We reduce the cost of their participation 140 euros per week.
WHAT'S PARTICIPATION FEE?
Accommodation
  • You convivirás and sleep at the headquarters of the Association equipped with all necessary amenities during your stay.
Feeding
  • 3 meals cooked by a Moroccan woman.
  • *Policies on food (for instance, Allergies) should be consulted in advance with the Coordination.
Materials required
  • Tools / materials that we need projects.
  • There may be limitations in the available material, so that, sometimes, You can request the specific material volunteers for the proper development of activities.
Classes Arabic
(optional activity)
  • We offer four hours / week of Arabic classes.
Pick-Up
  • Airport pick Fez, the day of the beginning of the volunteer arrival and transfer to the workplace in Azrou.
Hammam and traditional rites
(optional activity)
  • The so-called Turkish bath or steam.
Administrative costs
  • Voluntary Action certificate at his request when you have finished your work cooperation.
  • Administrative telephone calls.
Coordination costs
  • Coordination and assistance in the development of the program.
  • Preparation of the areas of accommodation and food.
What is not included?
Transport
  • International air flights.
Obligatory insurance
  • Travel insurance.
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optional excursions
  • It is possible to organize tours of the coordination team to meet different attractions Morocco. The cost of the tour is determined depending on the number of people who want this activity.
Shopping Personal and other expenses not included
  • clothing, meals outside the program, gifts, memorabilia and other costs that are not reflected in paragraph "What's the cost?"

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