Volunteering project in Latvia!

Location: Rujiena, Latvia

Project name: Senior day center – Let’s do for Rujiena, 12 month

Hosting organization:  Biedrība “Rūjienas senioru māja”

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: • To help seniors to fill day with different workshops; • Spend time with seniors inside and outside activities; • Discover the intercultural richness through non-formal learning methods • Take part in municipality events • Learn more about other European cultures • Get to know more about Rujiena, Latvia territory and country • Be encouraged to come up with your own ideas and get the support in your home country from your sending organization to realize. Rules: No drugs, no alcohol, respect of nature, respect of each other, to be on time. No smoking in School territory. Working hours from 9:00-17:00, weekends are free. Working hours can be changed according to the activity plan.

Number of volunteers: 1 volunteer between 18-30 years old (Only Azerbaijani citizenship)

Project period – 01/07/2021 to 30/06/2022 (a year)

Deadline: 30th June 2021

How to apply? – Please get registration number, and apply through European Youth Portal (click the link)

How to get a registration number? – If you don’t have account on European Youth Portal, please watch our instruction videos from this Link

All costs are covered by European Solidarity Corps

No participation fee! 

Language: English

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements:

Living for ESC: Address: Upes street 9/11, Rujiena, Latvia, LV-4240, Multifunctional youth initiative center, phone +371 25450585. Accommodation is located on the 3rd floor. Keep safe keys from building outside doors, youth centre doors and private room. Outside door should always be locked. Room is for two persons. Kitchen, WC, shower, laundry and living area is open for all hostel guests. Room is equipped with a bed, table, chair, wardrobe, towel, sheets, blanket, and pillow. Kitchen – stove, oven, refrigerator, microwave, dishes, toaster. Laundry – washing machine.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering:

Volunteers who like to help seniors to spend free time with different activities, do social activities, create events together with a team. Volunteer should be registered in Youth portal https://europa.eu/youth/solidarity