Meet the Senegalese culture through immersion and social works.


The Exchange

As a volunteer you will have the opportunity to work with me in Child Protection with the street kids named after Talibes. Talibes children are Koranic school children who are often forced to beg so as to have have lunch; breakfast and dinner. You will work also in a Community Garden where Talibe come to learn about farming but also learn Languages. You will volunteer to teach in schools; working in hospitals; Hosting an English Radio Show etc.


Title

15 hours of help per week

Child Care: Get a new purpose in life educating and caring for children

Teaching Sports: Organize and teach different sports and activities.

Social Work: Help the local community.

Teaching Languages: Give language lessons to guests or local community.


What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: Have a private room to chill and relax just by yourself.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Lunch: Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!

Dinner: Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Discounts on Accommodation: Feel free to explore! Get discounts on partner locations.

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Free Events: Be part of something! Get free events.

Language lessons: Learn or improve your language skills.

Certificate: Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.


Requirements

Intermediate English or Intermediate French

Over 18 years old


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

The Project consists of helping people everywhere mainly children; students; young people girls and women. The children in the project might be formal students or non formal students and we help them have a good education through Free English classes. We also do Service learning and Community Service by helping children of the community to find ways out for a brighter future.
We help women to have their words in the develpment of the community through trainings and Women Empowerment Activities. The project aims to help young girls to have an education by going to school and staying at school till University or beyond Universities. We trained the Talibes Children who are mainly street children to receive a formal education through Languages classes and outdoors activities.
The project also aims to help the community to have access to Medical Care through free medical checking


Activities & Shift

Activities are various and numerous:
1. Education through free English classes for the students
2. Teaching in Schools
3. Manual Works in the Community Talibe Garden
4. Hosting an English Radio Show for the Community
5. Outdoor Activities for the children
6. Medical Checking for the children & the community
7. English Clubs
8. Soccer Tournament for the children
9. Girls & Women Empowerment Sessions & Trainings
Etc.....


Rules

No restrictions.....
No drinking alcohol or smoking in your host house family
Be Committed to the job
Willing to work
Useful to give a helping hand
Willing to discover Senegalese Culture