United Youth - 12 months volunteering in Italy

United Youth - 12 months volunteering in Italy

Cooperativa Sociale Libra

Faenza, Italy

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

This is an opportunity for one volunteer to spend 12 months in Faenza (Italy) at the Youth Information Center, starting the first week of December 2020.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

The volunteers will live a in double room in the guest house of Contamination LAB, in city center (http://www.salesiani20.it/la-foresteria) or in flat in city center, fully furnished and with all the utilities paid. The volunteers will get €280,00 each month for food money and pocket money. The volunteers will have access to bike sharing. Train and bus station are at walking distance.

Training during the activity

Besides arrival training and midterm evaluation (organized by the italian National agency), the volunteers will receive Italian classes (online and face to face); training on how to use a wordpress website, basic graphic softwares, how to search and write an international project etc.

Participant profile

18-30 years old. Our volunteers can be youngsters from different backgrounds, social classes and education level, with the common trait of being open to new experiences and keen on improving and empowering themselves and others. Also, we look for youngsters that wish to develop their communication skills, who want to experience a different culture and bring back that experience to their local community. To apply, please fill this google form: https://forms.gle/7tDPPMLkazeguMme6

Activity dates

A total of 52 week(s) during the period 01/12/2020 to 28/02/2022

Activity location

Piazza Nenni, 48018 Faenza Italy

Looking for participants from

Finland, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Hungary, France, Ireland, Lithuania, Latvia, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, Slovenia

Activity topics

Citizenship and democratic participation

Education and training

Employment and entrepreneurship

Creativity and culture

Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 31/10/2020