Caritas in Senigallia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name of the project: Caritas in Senigallia

Hosting organization: Vicolocorto

Period: 01.09.2022 – 28.05.2023

Where: Senigallia, Italy

Vacancy: 4

Brief description:

Volunteers will be involved in the activities of the association IL SEME in Senigallia, which aims to promote solidarity, citizenship, inclusion and support for disadvantaged people within the diocese of Senigallia. The association gathers all the people who volunteer within the services managed by Caritas Senigallia, which include first reception centers, apartments for the temporary reception of people in need, awareness-raising activities and other social services aimed at serving the most vulnerable people. 

Concrete tasks:

Support at the SOLIDARITY CENTRE – facility for adults who are homeless or resident in the area, who are unemployed and consequently homeless:

  • kitchen and canteen: meal preparation and distribution, pantry arrangement and cleaning
  • laundry: washing of linen and goods in use by users; – cleaning of common and outdoor areas if necessary;
  • evening reception with management of the kitchen and dining hall and management of the shower area
  • accompanying users on foot, by bicycle or car if necessary, to places of relevance to the user;
  • extra activities such as volunteer weeks or other activities organised by the various facilities run by the Caritas Foundation
  • Support centre with the service of receiving requests, orientation interviews, in-depth interviews, paper and electronic data management (only in the second part of the project);
  • job counter with the identification of job offers and management of applications (only in the second part of the project).  

Support at RIKREA – a solidarity warehouse open to all citizens that enables the purchase and collection of furniture and furnishings of various kinds in good condition, the reuse of used clothing in good condition and the distribution of food for needy people in the area:

  • clothing and food distribution and accommodation activities;
  • sorting, checking and cleaning activities of the items placed in the warehouse (furniture, children’s toys, etc);
  • activities of dismantling and assembling furniture, delivery and collection from the homes of private individuals.  

Support at the ACCOMMODATION FACILITIES with the presence of minors:  

  • accompanying children to medical appointments/vaccinations;
  • shopping management for users;
  • cleaning of common areas, garden and laundry (alone or together with mothers);
  • organising activities for mothers and children, together or apart (music class, physical activity, etc); 
  • getting to know the city with mothers and children (walking in the centre, attending some events in the square, theatre, going to the seaside); 
  • Supporting the staff in practical activities and participation in specific events organised at the facilities: aperitifs in summer, the Christmas village in winter and the management of the birthday space.

Que s’ofereix al voluntari/a:

La totalitat de les despeses d’allotjament, manutenció, transport local, assegurança mèdica, suport lingüístic i visat (si fos necessari) estan cobertes pel programa Cos Europeu de Solidaritat de la Comissió Europea.

L’entitat organitzadora farà efectiu el pagament del cost del viatge internacional (fins a la quantia màxima del pressupost establert) un cop presentats els documents  justificatius del viatge i de la compra realitzada.

Els voluntaris/es també reben suport personal (mentor) i suport relacionat amb les tasques (supervisor) per part de l’entitat d’enviament i d’acollida abans, durant i després del projecte.

Al finalitzar el projecte els voluntaris/es rebran el Youthpass, certificat que acredita el seu pas pel CES.

Qui pot participar?

Una persona jove de 18 a 30 anys. La persona participant del projecte ha de ser activa, flexible, motivada, creativa i interessada en la participació activa i la implicació personal.

Que cal fer per participar?

1) Preparar una carta de motivació personalitzada pel projecte en anglès (o en la llengua oficial del país de destinació);

2) Preparar el teu currículum en anglès (o en la llengua oficial del país de destinació);

3) Enviar tots dos documents a: info@catalunyavoluntaria.cat especificant el títol del projecte en el qual t’agradaria participar. 

La FCV enviarà totes les candidatures a l’entitat d’acollida, qui farà la selecció final del/s voluntari/es.

Per a més informació sobre el SVE, pots trucar al 93 412 44 93 o bé, enviar un email a: info@catalunyavoluntaria.cat