volunteering in africa
Care For At-Risk Children
Big hugs, toothless smiles, bright coffee-nut eyes beaming "love." Their struggles are many... poverty, disabilities, and even homelessness. But you can make a lasting difference in these young lives. AMIRACITY Volunteers works with vulnerable infants and youth IN AFRICA. You can care for physically - and mentally-disabled children, some who have been abandoned, and "at-risk" teens. Often no special skills are required, as volunteers are needed to listen to, play, read, exercise and share time with the children. These are great family values Teens can work in some communities with toddlers and young children.
The need is expensive, and long-term, so your opportunity to make a significant difference through service is likewise immeasurable.
Volunteer in Africa . Teach Conversational English or FRENCH to Children, Teens and Adults
Increasingly, English OR FRENCH language skills have become crucial to success in virtually any profession, as it is regarded the international language of commerce, technology and opportunity. In many places, knowing English provides a passport out of poverty through employment. Since 1990, amiracity Volunteers has provided valuable English or French language assistance west africawide. Any native English or french speaker can be a valuable resource in a classroom in Africa, Even if you've never formally taught a classroom subject, you can teach conversational English or french skills. All you need is enthusiasm and a desire to help adult and youth students. And, we'll provide you a comprehensive, user-friendly Conversational English or french Teaching Guide. You can do this! or
amiracity Volunteers' Network of Care:
Sponsor a Child
Children and their families are the central focus of amiracity Volunteers service programs around africa. For over two years, we've responded to the needs of at-risk children in our host communities in a wide range of ways. You have the opportunity to provide direct, on-going support to children in our host communities, whether or not you choose to volunteer in those communities
Through a child sponsorship pledge, or a one-time project contribution, you can provide for the needs of a child in our host community. Your tax-deductible donation can make a very large difference in the lives of children in need. We're able to respond to the growing needs of our host communities because of the generosity of people like you........
Work With Infants and Toddlers
Big hugs, toothless smiles, bright coffee-nut eyes beaming "love." Their struggles are many... poverty, disabilities, and even homelessness. But you can make a lasting difference in these young lives. amiracity Volunteers works with needy infants and youth in west africa. You can care for physically- and mentally-disabled children, some who have been abandoned, and "at-risk" teens. Often no special skills are required, as volunteers are needed to listen to, play, read, exercise and share time with the children. Many of our host organizations are short-staffed and the volunteers' attention gives the children the extra love they need....... Health Care Volunteer Services
Our in-country staff and host partners match your abilities with local work projects. Health care professionals are needed to provide patient care to impoverished children and their parents. Because access to medical services in developing communities is often limited, health-care volunteers are needed to provide basic services such as diabetes screenings, tooth extractions, well-baby checks and pre-natal exams in local clinics, village dispensaries, and in homes through outreach programs. While the needs and the working conditions are very basic, your 'hands-on' contribution can be life-changing. It's very helpful if you can bring donated medical supplies. You can do this! ........