South Africa: Street Kids Project, Social Work / Care in a Youth Development Center in Knysna

Travellers Worldwide
Mark Johnson
Suite 2A, Caravelle House, 17/19 Goring Road, Worthing, West Sussex,
Worthing  BN12 4AP
Int'l Phone: +441903502595
Africa, South of the Sahara: South Africa: Cape Town

Dates: Yr-round

Subject: Adult education, African studies, Child care, Child development, Community service projects, Dance, Drug and alcohol education, Health and health education, Health care and hospitals, HIV and AIDS education, Music, Music education, Psychology, Secondary education, South African studies

Level: Precoll, Fresh, Sophs, Jrs, Srs, Grads, Adults, Teachers, Professionals
Requires: No qualifications or experience required, just lots of enthusiasm and a love of children.
Age Min: 17

Undergrad Credit: None
Grad Credit: None
Document Awarded: certificate

Overall Program Costs: From $1,280 for 1 week
Cost Include: airport pickup, all meals, ground transport, health and safety, housing included, leisure activities, on-site svcs, placement fee, social activities, staff support, student support svcs, volunteer svc work
Cost Range: $2,500 to $5,000 incl intl travel

Instruction Language: English
Format: Internship, Volunteer svc
Students: US & intl & host country

Housing Arrangement: Arr by pgm
Housing Type: group living, guesthouse, hostels, house, villa, volunteer hse

Deadline: None

Other Info:
Year Program Began: 1997
Orientation Location: abroad
Orientation Description: Comprehensive orient with full support & back up staff
Misc: Work at a Youth Development Center in a township on the outskirts of the beach resort, helping out with basic lifeskills
May Contact Former Participant