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Family School and At-Risk Youth in Brazil

Locations

Brazil: Curitiba, Rio de Janeiro

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 3-6 Months

Dates

year round

Qualifications

All volunteers have something to offer, and no specific education or experience is required. If volunteers have an interest in teaching art, sewing, music, sports, cooking or English there are placements specifically needing those skills.

Languages

  • English

Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

* Airport pick-up
* Orientation
* Project placement
* Homestay
* Breakfast and dinner with your homestay family
* 24 hour in-country support by a staff member in the city.

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Arts
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Cooking
  • Education
  • Health
  • Nutrition
  • Orphans
  • Public Health
  • Sports
  • Street Children
  • Tree Planting

Typical Volunteer

There is no typical ELI volunteer. We work with people from all over the world and a variety of backgrounds. ELI has placed volunteers ranging in age from 18-81. Successful volunteers are flexible, upbeat, energetic, and inquisitive. They are interested in cultural immersion, and they are passionate about travel!

Age Range

18-80

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently

Typically Participants Work

Independently

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Other
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Written Application

Post Services Include

  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home