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Have an Amazing Experience Volunteering with People with Disabilities in Lithuania (EU Funded Volunteering Programme)

Have an Amazing Experience Volunteering with People with Disabilities in Lithuania (EU Funded Volunteering Programme)

Kaunas L’Arche community is a small, faith-based organization of friendship and mutuality between people with intellectual disability and those who assist them. We are looking for international volunteers to assist persons with intellectual disabilities in performing daily tasks, helping them to work independently. The volunteer would assist the core members in the kitchen, helping them with gardening tasks, doing daily chores, making handicrafts, sports, games, going on trips, and participating in celebrations.

You would also motivate our core members and help them discover their strengths and skills. And, according to your skills, desires, and the need of the community, we would like you to participate in the outreach and fundraising tasks by taking photos, decorating for the various festivities, etc.

Have an Amazing Experience Volunteering with People with Disabilities in Lithuania (EU Funded Volunteering Programme)

Accommodation, Food and Transport Arrangements

You will receive a private room in a shared flat with other international volunteers; Public transport card; Monthly food and pocket money.

Training During the Activity

On-arrival training; Monthly meetings with your mentor; Lithuanian language classes.

Participant Profile

We hope that you are a person, who has the desire to know oneself better, enjoys spending time with other people, and is ready to discover the amazing world of people who have intellectual disabilities. We also hope that you are open to Christian values and practices. The participant should also be able to work in a team, cooperate with other workers, open to learning new things. It would also be plus if you are a creative person, ready to take initiative by organizing some activities or events for our core members.

Activity Location

Kaunas Lithuania


Individual volunteering


Looking for Participants From

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Finland, France, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Sweden, Slovenia, Slovakia

Activity Topics

Social challenges

 Citizenship and democratic participation

 Health and wellbeing

 Education and training

 Creativity and culture

 Physical education and sport

 Working against discrimination (including gender discrimination)

 Support to local Small and Medium Enterprise


Apply Here to Experience Volunteering with People with Disabilities in Lithuania: https://youth.europa.eu/solidarity/placement/36732_en

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