Jardín Nunca Jamás

Avellaneda, Buenos Aires, Argentina - Argentine - Projet permanent

Education - Culturel

  • Volontariat International
  • 01-03-2018 - 14-12-2018
  • 2 volontaires
  • 18-99 ans
  • 360 EUR de frais de participation
  • SAS01


To provide education to children and help families in a creative environment for growth. This project is in a kindergarten that has several activities for children between 2-5 years and an afterschool program for children between 6-13 years. It involves creative activities, homework support, sports, etc.



* Work together with another volunteer in a pedagogical duo. *Be part of a local team which runs the project. *Organize leisure activities for children related to art and sports. They will be placed in workshops with a specific duration depending on each individual volunteer’s stay. *Assist teachers during the lessons. *Help in lunch time. The volunteers will have weekly meetings to discuss various topics in order to understand and complement their social intervention as volunteers. Besides that, we aim to provide them with a complete social, historical, political and economic background. There will be solidarity activities planned for all the volunteers in order to have a shared interexchange, like participating in festivals, workshops in schools, etc.

Logement & Nourriture

Volunteers are hosted in the intercultural volunteer’s house with a capacity of up to 14 volunteers, kitchen, shared bathrooms, wifi, shared rooms. It is located in Avellaneda, Buenos Aires. Volunteers have lunch at the project. They should be flexible to eat local food. Besides that, they will have ingredients in order to cook for themselves in the house. Be prepared to live in a communitarian environment!

Emplacement & Temps libre

This project is located in Avellaneda, quite close to the city centre. It is a port city in the province of Buenos Aires whose population is 328,980. Avellaneda is part of the metropolitan area of the Greater Buenos Aires, and is connected to Buenos Aires City by several bridges over the Riachuelo River. It is also one of the foremost commercial and industrial centers of Argentina. Villa Dominico is a neighborhood located in Avellaneda. In this space, young people are coming in order to develop their communication, social and cultural skills. They participate in activities where they learn and discover new things. The children come from different vulnerable backgrounds.


• Intermediate Spanish level • Initiative to propose independent activities • Interest in learning about NGOs and social programs in Argentina • Sensitivity in social and economic problems • Flexibility to adapt to the NGO’s structure and the way of working in South America • Teamwork • Creative character and motivation • Interest in youth and children development

Notes Supplémentaires

Participation fee : If the volunteer is hosted in the volunteers’ house or in a host family the participation fee is €360 (euros) per month. It includes accommodation, food, and coordination and administration costs. If the volunteer is hosted in the capital (in the hostel), the participation fee is €340 per month. It includes accommodation, coordination and administration costs (no food is included).* Arrival Dates: As you may expect we organize everything before your arrival and it takes energy and effort. For that reason we highly suggest to arrive on the 1st day of each month and preferably on a week day. We do not accept volunteers in December nor in January. Minimum Stay: Getting involved in a local organization takes time, for that reason the minimum stay of our programme is three months.