Area Vocational Rehabilitation Center is a non-residential facility established as a vocational rehabilitation center to serve people with disabilities (PWDs). It caters to those who have impairements in their vision, hearing, speech, mobility and those with other forms of physical, mental and social impairment, aged between 18-59 years old, willing to acquire vocational skills and get employed, coming from three Philippine´s Visayas regions (Regions 6,7 and 8).
The project´s main activities are:
Vocational training services
Social adjustment services
Psychological and vocational guidance services
Vocational placements services
In-house physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech language pathology services
The volunteer will:
Assist the trainer and staff of the vocational training courses
Commercial arts and crafts
rDress and apparel technology
Furniture and cabinet making
Share and facilitate workshops
Assist in health training program
Assist in assessing the clients capabilities, interest and skills.
Volunteer requirements / Skills
The volunteer should:
Be sociable and can easily mingle with official, staff, volunteers without prejudice, etc.
Commitment in working PWD
Have patience and heart for helping a person with disability
Be innovative, indostrious, adventurous preferably skilled
Camomot-Franza Road, Labangon, Cebu City.
Hosting Situation (Board and Lodging)
The volunteer will live in the Host Project. (Expect to share a room with project staffs or other volunteers).