Fechas y lugar
one of the oldest and most beautiful cities of Poland – the birthplace of the most famous Polish astronomer, Nicolaus Copernicus. Toruń was located within the borders of the Kingdom of Poland, then the Teutonic state.
The ruins of Teutonic castle and many others precious monuments of the past can be seen in Toruń.
The complex of the Old and New Town of Toruń is a unique in the world. Owing to this fact the city was included in the UNESCO World Culture Heritage Landmarks List in 1997.
Sobre la organización de acogida
The Voluntary Labour Corps (OHP) is a state organization, the key functions of which include:
actions intended to support the system of education through social, occupational, and
economic activation of young people,
actions that are supposed to improve vocational qualifications of people or to retrain them,
backing any initiatives intended to counteract unemployment and to nurture youths in the process of work performance, including employment process organization and organization of international co-operation between young people around the world.
The primary objective of OHP is to create adequate conditions for proper social and vocational development of young people, including special actions that are addressed to disfavoured young people who are supported by OHP and such support consists in organization of various forms of going out of poverty, unemployment, and social pathology effects.
Actions taken by OHP are addressed to the groups of young people aged 15-25 years.
The project aims to contribute to social inclusion , as well as improving educational offer VLC for the young people from the local community in Torun, Bydgoszcz and Włocławek. The project will also enable participants to VLC and other young people to familiarize themselves with alternative methods of spending leisure time, it is especially important for young people with fewer opportunities, mostly because it does not have many opportunities to develop their interests and passions. The project will take place in Torun, Wloclawek and Bydgoszcz from June 2017 till August 2018.
Phases of the project:
3 volunteers at 3 different towns from 17th June 2017 till end of December 2017
accommodation, food and transport arrangements
Tasks of volunteers will be largely flexible and depend on their preferences, talents and interests, or the direction in which they want to develop themselves, but will mainly include:
support in conducting educational activities for young people VLC
workshops of new technologies and social media for young
support in the current functioning of the organizational units of VLC in dependence on the current needs
support in conducting classes devoted to creative spending leisure time for participants VLC, children and young people from the local environment during the seasonal action carried out by the VLC (eg. Action Winter, Action Summer ), as well as during the current functioning of the units
planning and conducting cultural workshops
planning and conducting language workshops
involvement in the functioning of VLC units for the local community
assisting in the meetings about the project, EVS and Erasmus+ at local universities and school
participation in eurolessons conducted by the local Eurodesk office
planning and realization of their own small project in accordance with the allocated budget and deadlines
promotion of the project in the Internet using a freely chosen means (facebook, instagram, pinterest, twitter, flickr, blog, etc.)
taking parts with action and workshops which include cooperation with local foundation and associations.