Belgium

Brussels, Tournai.

Description

Brussels (Etterbeek): At Welcome-Babbelkot (placed in a multicultural district of the capital), volunteers will take part in tutoring, fun recreational activities in education and sports for children aged 6 to 12, mostly from migrant backgrounds.
Tournai: Volunteers live with other young adults and participate in activities in the daycentre for adults with physical disabilities.
The two volunteering projects will be combined (a few days a week in Tournai and one day in Etterbeek).

Duration

One year, the positions start from September-July or January-July. Short term volunteers can stay for a minimum of 3 months.

Skills & Languages

• French is essential • Experience as an educator or in medical professions is an advantage
"I learnt far more than I taught in my time volunteering. I was the recipient of and observer of so much love and warmth. I learnt that generosity is not determined by how MUCH one has but by one's disposition to share WHATEVER they happen to have.”