The association was founded in 1963. L’ESAT (Etablissement et Service d’Aide par le Travail) and the centre “Les Genêts d’Or” welcome 126 adults (age 20 to 60 years old) with mental or physical disabilities. Some of them come for the daytime, others are living in shared appartments or in their own appartments, which are looked after by the 65 staff members. The adults are working in professional workshops (like metalwork, floricultural work, gardening, woodwork..) or they are participating in other activities like artistic workshops, swimming, gardening, looking after the animals of the farm, cooking, ect. THE PROJECT AND ACTIVITIES OF THE VOLUNTEER :
– Help the staff to organise and lead cultural, sport, and art activities for the residents, and excusions.
– Organise some evening or week-end events.
He or she will work in small groups or in a single person. It would be very nice if the volunteer could organise a project around an intercultural topic.
Project Dates: From 15/09/2018 to 15/06/2019
Application deadline: 22/01/2018.
- Young people aged 18-30 years old.
- Motivation to learn French language and French Culture – Energy- Sense of team work – strong motivation to work with people with dısabilities.