Description: SCI Bangladesh in collaboration with Gono Unnayan Prochesta (GUP)organized a physiotherapy camp in continuation of the bilateral activity SCI BD and GUP are going to organize a work camp at the GUP Physiotherapy Center. GUP is a non-governmental organization working for Peace and sustainable development through community activities since 1973. GUP has established a Peace Center in Khalia, Rajoir, Madaripur. They have also established a Physiotherapy Center to provide both Indoor and Outdoor services to the victims of accidents, Stroke, and other disabled patients at a minimum cost.
Type of Work: Volunteers will assist physiotherapists and nurses in the process of patient rehabilitation. Organize various cultural activities like Music and games etc. for the patients.
Study Theme: Basic First Aid training. Group discussion on primary medical service.
Accommodation: Volunteers will stay at the dormitory of the Peace Center. They will share a common bathroom and toilet. Volunteers will be given simple vegetarian/Non-vegetarian food, to cook and manage themselves. The overseas volunteer will be hosted by SCI BD before and after the camp.
Language: English should be spoken among participants. The local language is Bengali.
Requirements: The volunteer will bring a sleeping bag, insect repellent & good humor.
Approximate Location: 92 Kilometers from Dhaka.
Notes: The registration fee is 150 EURO (which covers boarding, traveling, and camp expenses) SCI BD arranges to receive volunteers from the airport (if arrival information provides earlier) & guide them to the campsite.