Location: Puget-Théniers, France

Project name: Living better together

Hosting organization: Foyer Rural CEPAGE

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: 

The Foyer Rural CEPAGE focuses on Culture, Economie, Heritage, Facilitation and Study Groups. It is an association, created in 1987, for local development in rural areas, which offers a variety of cultural, social and training services to the population. Our organisation has 5 employees and several volunteers. The volunteers will be involve 20h a week, in the following activities : access to law: participation in supporting people to access to their right, participation into the activities of the social center (workshop about parenthood), participation in supporting people to acquire digital skills during workshops, participation in the activities to improve the well living, participation in the activities of an Erasmus Medialab project to create video report. Participation in all the activities implemented by Foyer Rural CEPAGE.

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

Project period – 01/01/2022 to 28/02/2023 (12 months during this period)

Deadline: No application deadline (apply as soon as possible)

How to apply? – Please get registration number and apply through European Youth Portal 

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 or French

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements: 

Travel grant according to your location 275€ – Single room in fully equipped and shared apartment [with other volunteer(s)] located a few minutes walks from the offices. – 200 € food allowance by month. – 184€ as pocket money. We rent a flat of 90 m2 with three individual rooms, 2 bathrooms, one common kitchen, one common living room for our volunteers. It is located in the village just in front of the office. There are two buses/day to go/come back to Nice and there is also the train. We also can bring them in the “french riviera” with our car.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering: 

To take part in the activities that we propose, no diploma, certificate, competence are necessary. An attitude approaching the following points is a plus for the candidates.

– Being interested and not hesitating to ask questions.

– Expressing your point of view and feeling about our activities and practices.

– Being motivated to develop, with our support, his own projects or activities and activities towards the local population.

Skills in vidéo making, interest in IT and multimédia. Not necessary: at least A2lvl in French seems necessary to integrate easily within the community.