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KAIMOSI SPECIAL SCHOOL

KAIMOSI SPECIAL SCHOOL

In het kort:

Land
Kenia
Soort werk
Gehandicapten, Onderwijs
Projectduur
6 t/m 26 januari
Sustainable Development Goals
4. Kwaliteitsonderwijs
Aantal deelnemers
15 (7 mannen en 8 vrouwen)

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Werk

 Helping in preparation of meals, serving and feeding the children  Engaging in farm work activities such as digging, planting of vegetables, crops, weeding within the school  General cleaning of the dining hall, dormitories and the school compound  Training children vocational skills such as agriculture, weaving, tailoring, carpentry, and beadwork  Playing together with children through extracurricular activities such a sports and dance  Assisting with physiotherapy sessions  Assisting the children mobility when they want to get access to the toilet and other common

Accommodatie en maaltijden

Accommodation will be at the project in this workcamp and it is important that you have your own sleeping bag and mosquito net. During the workcamp, volunteers will get food from locally available foodstuffs and will share the responsibility of preparing the food. Drinking water is available but it is advisable to either boil or medicate the water before consuming. Alternatively mineral drinking water can also be purchased from the nearby shops.

Locatie en vrije tijd

In this workcamp, volunteers will have a chance to do evening nature walks, home visits, cultural meetings, and games. During weekends, volunteers can visit Lake Victoria, Kisumu Museum, the equator line, and a general tour in Kisumu city. Volunteers will also have the opportunity for an early morning visit to Kakamega Rainforest, hike on the forest hill and witness a sunrise from the forest hill. Leasure activities’ costs are not included in the participation fee.

Organisatie

Kaimosi Special School was founded by missionaries from Quakers Friends church in the year 1987 with an aim of empowering disabled people (both mentally and physically) from the communities. The project also was to give them basic education and hope for future life as well as to make them be self-reliant and integrate them into society. Currently, the School hosts about 104 disabled people who are children and young adults whose ages range from 6 years to about 32 years and they are from different communities. Most of the beneficiaries have autism, down syndrome, other mental challenges, multiple handicapped and epileptic, and therefore they are engaged to different classes according to their disabilities and their level of understanding. The school offer skills to them in different classes such as Autism class, Foundation class, intermediate class, prevocational and vocational class. The school is now a full boarding national school which is supported by the government of Kenya and the friend’s Quaker church.

Opmerkingen

CIVS organizes safaris to all the spectacular National Parks and touristic sites in Kenya, with the main attraction being Maasai Mara Game Reserve. Volunteers who wish to go on a safari should apply at least two weeks before arrival to enable us to make proper arrangements. The fee charged is all-inclusive of meals, transport, park entry, accommodation and tour guiding. Safari dates: 3rd – 5th January 2023 Charges: 3-day Safari to Maasai Mara National Park, 340 Euro CONFIRMATION DEADLINE: This should be done via email at least two weeks before the start of the project.

Projectnaam

KAIMOSI SPECIAL SCHOOL

Projectcode

CIVS/STV-01/2023

Land

Soort werk

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Startdatum

6-1-2023

Einddatum

26-1-2023

Aantal vrijwilligers

15 (7 mannen en 8 vrouwen)

Leeftijd

18 t/m 55 jaar

Lokale bijdrage

€ 300

Taal

Sustainable Development Goal

Het inschrijfgeld voor dit project bedraagt € 295, exclusief € 50 studentenkorting.
Let op: naast het inschrijfgeld betaal je ter plekke nog een lokale bijdrage van € 300.