CIA – Civic Intergeracional Agents
Description: Active CIA – Civic Intergenerational Agents” is a shared experienced workcamp, where the volunteers will have the opportunity to share their own cultural, such are music, food, dances, etc. And the elders will have the chance to get in touch with youngsters from different countries. This intercultural learning and intergenerational meeting will be really important for the elders and also for the volunteers
Type of Work: 1- Intercultural workshops (1 per day and per country) – This activity will be organized 1 day per country, the volunteers will present their countries (culture, language, food, etc), the volunteers can bring typical clothes and food from their countries. 2- Company program for elders in isolated situation - This activity will be made in groups of 4/5 people, always with a Portuguese volunteer or 1 of the workcamp leaders, for help with the communication.. 3- Personal project that the volunteers can developed in the big group, alone or in pairs – In the personal project the volunteers will have the opportunity to developed their creativity and the entrepeneurship.
Accommodation: The accommodation will be in the workcamp place in “Associação Mimi”.
- It will be mixed dorm in an open space, its necessary to bring sleeping bags (if it’s necessary, we can separate the volunteers according to the gender), with toilets, bath (warm and cold).
- The breakfast and the dinner will be provided by the hosting organization in “Associação Mimi”, will be cooked by the organizers of the camp.
- The lunch will provide in the day centers that we will do the workcamps activities.
Requirements: Respect each other, respect the place and the people from the workcamp and the place that you are host; clean the space that is for everybody to use
Approximate Location: Santo Tirso is a city in the north of Portugal, 30 km from Porto