Let's gardening with the elders!

Let's gardening with the elders!

Patronato Hogar Ntra. Sra. de los Angeles

Málaga, Spain

The application deadline has passed.

Activity description

The home for the elderly Ntra. Sra. de los Ángeles is a non-profit organization that aims in providing asylum and comprehensive care to elders with low social and / or economic resources, promoting their active aging and independence. Our users often have social, physical or cognitive disabilities and it is our goal to provide them quality of life. Here volunteers will carry out workshops such as gardening, craftings or cooking in which elders will participate.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

You would live in a 3-room flat placed near the volunteering center and Malaga's downtown, with your two EVS mates. You'll receive 170€ for food and 150 as pocket money. Internet is not paid by the organization but can be arrenged by volunteers.

Training during the activity

You will learn: - How to deal with elders suffering different kinds of disabilities. - How share your hobbies with them - Popular Spanish culture. - How to help elders with disabilities at engaging activities such as gardening and crafting.

Participant profile

3 highly motivated volunteer who wants to spend time with the elderly, enabling them to engage in the activities. Interested on gardening, crafting, recycling... Desirable basis skills speaking Spanish.

Activity dates

A total of 44 week(s) during the period 01/01/2022 to 31/10/2022

Activity location

Av. Arroyo de los Angeles s/n, 29011 Málaga Spain

Looking for participants from

Greece, Italy, Portugal

Activity topics

Health and wellbeing

Deadline for applications

Application deadline: 30/11/2021