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Volunteer in Brazil: Provide Aid to Senior Citizens in Brazil

AmeriSpan Study Abroad

Street Address:
1334 Walnut St., 6th Fl.
Locality:
Philadelphia
Region:
United States

Provide Aid to Senior Citizens in Brazil

Country
Brazil
Locations
Maceio
Dates of Program
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Group/Independent
Both (group and independent)
Age Restrictions
18 Years+
Project Review

This center provides care to nearly 70 senior citizens. Most do not have families or friends to take care of them, while others are found living on the streets.

Major Responsibilities

Volunteers with medical experience are needed to provide these seniors with medical attention. Daily tasks will depend on the experience of the volunteer.

Cost/Program Fee
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What program fee Includes

The key components to our program fees are as follows:

  • Lodging
  • Food
  • Transportation from airport
  • Travel insurance
  • In-country coordinator & staff
  • In-country placement search
  • Donations to projectshttp://www.voyagersworld.com/demo/admin/EditPosting/Volunteer%20Abroad/9563
  • Support staff in Philadelphia
  • Program development & related travel
  • Brochure & promotion
  • Administrative expenses
Skills/ Qualifications

Volunteers are required to meet the following criteria:

  • Minimum Portuguese level: High-Intermediate
  • Special Skills or Experience: Medical Training or Some Med School
Arrangements for Room/Food

Accommodation: Volunteers will be living in Homestay or residence.

Any Missing Important Information

Travel Assistance Program: While your own medical insurance may cover you while abroad, all volunteer and intern programs come with a travel assistance program. You are covered for accidents, medical emergency evacuation and more. You can also find information on our site regarding recommended supplementary insurance.

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