Working with destitute children from very poor background.
This involves teaching and interacting in very disadvantaged areas in slums and dumpsites. There are various day learning and feeding centres for children who are not attending formal schooling, especially the very young ones many of who are destitute or orphaned, where they are provided with a meal and also with basic education. Volunteers come to these centres to assist in teaching, preparing food for the children, play with them and offer any assistance that the volunteer may deem appropriate.
In this aspect, this is a do it yourself kind of volunteering, where by volunteers will offer themselves, to build or improve buildings in slums, schools desks, repair roofs, painting of walls, improving of safe play areas, sanitation and improving the general living and learning environment for the inhabitants.
This involves cleaning up polluted areas, like collecting discarded plastic bags which are mosquito breeding environment and a menace in Kenya. Cleaning up residential areas clearing clogged open drains, collecting biodegradable materials , teaching about the importance of proper disposal of rubbish, hygiene and good sanitation skill among others.
This kind of work is mainly in or near dumpsites in very poor neighbourhoods informal schools where there is no service delivery.
This involves volunteering in wildlife and conservation areas like private conservancies and parks, national reserves in need of volunteers among others.
Homestays are where different worlds meet at the minimum, living with a family different from your own, a different environment and different cultures is all a new experience.
In this kind of arrangement you will be staying with a family having been considered like one of them, eating what they eat, interacting with people from diverse backgrounds and fitting in with them.
Different kinds of homestays are available in different kind of settings. From the high end homes in affluent areas to flats in the normal urban setting.
It is an experience of a life time to be involved in communal activities with the family, like cooking, going out for family functions, religious activities, weddings parties as a willing and welcome participant.
EXCURSIONS & SAFARIS WHILE VOLUNTEERING
After days of work, you will always need a break, we organize exciting and interesting excursions and safaris to our beautiful country side and national parks and reserves during weekends or your free days.These are tailored for budget traveller or according to your specific needs.
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