Kwetu Home of Peace (KEN-1)


Type: Homeless, Children - Country: Kenya

Brief description and main aims

To bring street boys to a more secure and hopeful future by providing a home for them. To re-socialise the street boys in order to reintegrate them into the society as respectable, responsible, happy and productive people. The children are sourced from the streets and from nearby slum areas.

Main Activities

Rehabilitation of the young boys through counselling, games, drama and usefull life skills such as house cleaning, agriculture, carpentry and others.

Volunteer tasks

Helping the boys to do their daily chores.
Assisting the staff members in their various duties.
Assisting in teaching.

Volunteer requirements / Skills

Preferably a male volunteer. Willingness to work with former street boys. Be willing to assist in different areas of the centre. Be creative in order to come up with activities so that the boys are not idle. Computer knowledge. Social work background would be useful.

Location

Nairobi.

Hosting Situation (Board and Lodging)

Host family

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