This projects aims to expose volunteers to urban and rural community service initiatives. With assistance of grass root NGO s you will participate in their daily activities and contribute towards a better tomorrow.
In Delhi city, you will spend first week with our partner who operates a learning centre for migrants / street kids and hosts capacity building classes along with other health services for them.
Whereas in the second week you will move to small village Bandh in district Solan and participate in our community development projects / initiatives in rural set up.
The volunteer is expected to better understand the complex situation in two set ups and understand the urban-rural divide.
They will be welcome to offer solutions to minimize the wide gap. Additional activities will include learning of various developmental issues and solutions.
They will visit various humanitarian projects and interact with the villagers.
Accommodatie en maaltijden
Volunteers will live in shared accommodation with a host family and in the RUCHI campus. All basic amenities will be available.
Asian squat type toilet and English WC will be available. Vegetarian food will be served. A cook will be there but volunteers are expected to help him and occasionally cook their own meals and self-
management is required. Sleeping bags are also necessary.
Locatie en vrije tijd
This project will start in New Delhi and then bring you to Bandh Village and experience rural community life of Solan district in hilly state of Himachal PradeshSelf organized city tours and excursions while in Delhi, the capital of India, visit Taj Mahal, Old Sikh and Hindu temples in the near vicinity can be visited.
In the second week, Nearby Kasauli town is a small hill station as a tourist attraction. A visit to Shimla will offer an opportunity to see high Himalayan Mountains.
Interest in understanding different life styles and issues with a sharing and learning ability, High motivation.
Disable volunteers with good mobility are accepted.