VOLUNTEER PROJECT IN INDONESIA


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MID/ LONG TERM PROJECT(M/LTV)

CODE DJMTV-1514
PROJECT NAME Orphanage Project
PERIODE 01-Apr-2015 to 01-Apr-2016
TYPE Children
NO. VOLS 1

 

Background : The project collaborate three orphanages. They are Brayat Pinuji Orphanage, Pati orphanage and Christhoperus Orphanage. Brayat Pinuji and Christhoperus orphanage female orphanage which are supported by the church community. The project are hosted several children from different background and area of Indonesia. Normally they are brought to orphanage by community or their own parents. Living harmony inside and outside of orphanage is what the orphanage emphasizes. The children are given responsibility into daily task from morning until evening, no matter the ages. At the moment, they are hosting children from 1 year old until 18 years old. After finishing the high school, they are given option for working or going to the university. Normally the orphans will be no longer staying in the orphanage. Nevertheless, they still get basic life support from the orphanage until they can be independent financially. In managing the children, the care taker taught them to take care of their fellow friends. In this case, they will help each other in doing their responsibility. The orphanage also educates them to be an independent through giving them on entrepreneur skills and an opportunity to practice their skills. Nevertheless, formal education is the most important for all of them. They pray, play, learn, laugh, and support each other.
 
Work: The role of the volunteer will be assisting the care takers in supervising the children. The volunteer will involves in their daily activity such as wake them up, helping in school preparation, creating activity in leisure time, and learning school lesson. Moreover, the presence of volunteers could give them motivation in practicing their foreign laguage knowledge. Intercultural learning in the form of dialogue, music and games could give the student better understanding to learn about another culture from other country.
 
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 the tourism places near the project.
 
Accommodation: The accommodation and food is provided by the orphanage. The volunteer will share his/her room and the other facilities with other care takers. Facilities are simple and Indonesian style (no hot water, no internet, and no washing machine).
 
Location: Semarang City, Central Java.
 
Terminal: Semarang airport, railway station.
 
Special Requirement: Prefer to host female volunteer. If there is a request for male volunteer upon consultation in advance.
 
Participant fee: To be clarified (International or national volunteers).