If you have seen documentaries on Africa, you must have got a keen desire to work as volunteer with the street kids in Africa. Volunteering in Africa is really amazing and there are reasons for it. With Go Volunteer Africa, you will get a chance to fulfill this dream.
Go Volunteer Africa invites volunteers from all around the world to work with us for the welfare of street children in Africa. With the support of International volunteers, we work on providing better health care, quality education, uniforms, educational materials and play materials to the street children of all across Africa.
Volunteers on street kids volunteer program at Go Volunteer Africa work mainly on the ways that are considered important for the betterment of poor children. Under child care project, they are taught the importance of hygiene, general knowledge, manner and etiquette while eating, speaking, talking, moving and even reading etc.
Go Volunteer Africa is able to fulfill this with the help of its highly skilled staff members, teachers and volunteers. In order to boost physical stamina, even games and sports are conducted by Go Volunteer Africa teams. Only those who are truly dedicated to provide their services to the needy children are taken as volunteers in the project.
The number of issues that exist for the sake of healthy living and better education of these children are worked upon by the volunteers in our childcare project. In order to ensure a proper growth of the children, the volunteers create a learning environment with the help of number of interactive activities.
Along with the awareness activities that are related to the issues such as the health and hygiene of these children, support and care activities are also planned and performed by the volunteers. The children are getting attracted towards the child development centers by the volunteers as they act as their role models.
The overall development of these children is the main aim of our childcare project and the volunteers work with dedication to achieve this goal. Volunteers are needed in these project areas because of lack of adequate resources to work efficiently and get better results.
Volunteer Work includes:
- Helping the children in their growth and provide proper education to them.
- Helping the children in coloring and learning rhymes and songs.
- Hygiene activities- washing face, hands and hair, nail cutting etc. are taught to them.
- Organize educational plays and drawing activities, teaching alphabets, numbers, names of vegetables, fruits etc.
- Educational games- indoor and outdoor are played with the kids, art and craft and fun loving activities are done with them like storytelling, poem and dancing.
- The children are taught with the general health practices and food habits like washing the hands properly after using washroom and before eating food.
- Interaction sessions with the parents of these children and presenting them the general vaccination schedule and take care of the children by helping the local staff.
- Experience a life changing effect in yourself by helping the needy children.