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PROJECT NAME Nursing Homes
PERIODE 01-Apr-2015 to 01-Apr-2016
TYPE Elderly


Background : Rindang Asih 1 Elderly is one of elderly people house in Ungaran under the coordination by Soegijapranata Pastoral Semarang. This nursing home is located in Ungaran which lies on the slope of Ungaran Mountain, so the climate is cooler. In Rindang Asih 1 elderly, there are 29 women elderly who lives there which helps by some local staffs. There are 3 types of the elderly; Type A to Type C. Type A is those who can do working like the normal one. While Type B is those who can do some work in the nursing homes. And Type C is those who cannot do anything just lying on the bed or the wheel chair so they need help to do anything.
Work: The role of the volunteer will be assisting local staff in taking care of the elderly people. The volunteer is possible to work in shift such as morning to afternoon and afternoon to evening. They will work to help elderly in doing their daily activities such as cooking, meal time, arranging an activities for them, or take them for having walk outside.
Study theme: The volunteers will be introduced to the Indonesian culture and customs in general, with a special focus on the Javanese particularities. Some cultural visits are also foreseen.
Leisure Time: During free time, the volunteers will have the chance to visit Semarang city, Samp Poo Kong Chinese Temple, Lawang Sewu Building and Gedong Songo Hindus Temples.
Accommodation: The accommodation and food is provided by a local host family. The volunteer will share his/her room and the other facilities with other host family members. Facilities are simple and Indonesian style (no hot water, no washing machine).
Location: Ungaran, Central Java.
Terminal: Semarang airport, railway station.
Special Requirement: For female volunteer only.
Participant fee: To be clarified (International or national volunteers).