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Quaker Cottage

CountryGreat Britain
Long term type HelpLTEG
Project themeChildren, teenagers, elderly people
Project language(s)English
Local language(s)English
Duration6-12 months (12 months preferred) Vacancies now!
Application infoInternal application form. Phone/Skype interview. 2 references. Police background check in own country. Driving licence for a minimum of 2 years.
Project descriptionQuaker Cottage aims to provide a safe and caring environment to actively promote self-esteem, family understanding and cooperation, improved social and life skills, enhanced development, mutual understanding and respect. Volunteers live and work at Quaker Cottage, a very special day centre that provides care and support for disadvantaged families referred by social services. Typically, the families have experienced some form of trauma in their lives or have difficulty coping with day-to-day living. All participant families live in areas most affected by the conflict in Northern Ireland.
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