About the local hosting organizationICYE Kenya - STEPS MID TERM PROGRAMME
About the volunteer workBrief description and main aims To provide a home for the homeless children and orphans in the slums of Kayole and beyond. To provide food and clothing for the children. Main Activities Providing food, clothing and shelter for the children. Volunteer tasks To help bathe, feed, play with and put the babies to sleep. To clean the babies rooms. To help cook for the babies. To help with any other activity initiated by the project. Duration Minimum: 6 weeks Maximum: 16 weeks
Local accommodationHosting Situation (Board & Lodging) Host family. The volunteer stays with host family not far from the project. The volunteer will have lunch at the project together with the other staff members and kids. The host family provides breakfast and supper for the volunteer. Some of the Kenyan delicacies include Ugali, Chapati, Mandazi, Rice, Githerie, etc.
About the project locationKayole is located in the east of Nairobi town, majority of the people in Kayole are small scale business people. The people in this area are social and friendly. Many of the people in Kayole live below poverty line of below a dollar a day with many living in shanty houses.
Extra info about the projectVolontariat de 4 à 16 semaines; frais supplémentaires de 400€ pour le 1er mois, puis 60€ par semaine. Placement individuel, programme ouvert toute l'année