Im gonna start to work as a volunteer in Yeni Şakran, Izmir on 25 June.
These are the information about it.
Alternative Life Association is a non profit association which aims to offer the other side of the life for the handicapped people those who are socially kept out of the society due to their disabilities.
Helping to the camp staff in all possible ways in order to keep smooth running of Alternative Camp. Experienced people may help for teaching swimming and diving. Apart from these all volunteers are requested to serve for any task any time like, cleaning, gardening, shopping, cooking, organizing social activities, etc.
Aims are to faciliate the participation of the handicapped people in the daily life and making them enjoy their stay.
Food will be prepared by the volunteers and served at the cafeteria of the center.
Volunteers should know that this camp is not for "fun seekers or night life lovers". No special skill is required but enthusiasm and willingness to share all the work and tasks in the camp, solidarity, friendship, and patient is a must.
The camp activities can be summerized as: sports activities, basketball, swimming, scuba diving, dance courses, first aid course, foreign language lessons, art crafts, boat safari, horse riding, etc.