Elderly Home or Aged care is basically new concept in Neapli society, sending elder people to Nursing home is not so common, most of the time family looks after the aged people at home. as rapidly grown of urbanisation city like Kathmandu people started having nuclear life, so they have to go to work. with work force they won't be able to give full time to their parents and even people who need intensive care they can not leave them alone at home. on this occasion Nursing home is perfect place to put their elder parents.
The centre that we work with they provide day care, residential and Medical recovery shelter for aged people. there are very few centre they have this kind of facilities. also have high care and low care facilities.
Volunteer who work in this programme they are going to help their or assist daily activities of resident, personal hygiene, help in kitchen, feeding, grooming and organise recreation activities too. if you are a physio or have some experince in nursing care then its the programme that suits you.
however, we don't look for a previous experince in this field
Programme Fees : 200 Euro for 1 week
WHAT DOES YOUR PROGRAM FEE COVER ?
Pre Departure information - A comprehensive booklet to prepare you for your trip before you come. You will get this booklet as soon as you pay your registration fee after completing your application form online. The booklet provides information regarding the country , projects , coordinators , Things to pack , Visas and Emergency Contact Information.
Airport Pickup - All volunteers are picked up from KATHMANDUInternational Airport. Volunteers need to send the flight details at least 2 weeks before starting of the programme
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, volunteers are provided accommodation in a hostel accommodation in Kathmandu. When starting their project, volunteers move to project or host family accommodations.
Orientation - A half day orientation will be provided by the local coordinators in Kathmandu. Topics relevant to the project, safety guidelines, customs, local transportation, weekend activities are covered in the orientation. A basic tour covering some major tourist destinations in Kathmandu is also provided to the volunteers.
Accommodation - Volunteer's working in Teaching Project are provided accommodation in the project itself or in host families. Accommodation would be basic with amenities and share room with other volunteers.
Food - Volunteers are served with two meals a day . Include Dal(Lentils), Curry, Rice, Vegetables, Salad, Pickle.
In-country support - You will have the support and assistance of the local coordinators and staff in case of any Emergency. All our staff and coordinators are available for any help which is required by the volunteers.
WHAT YOUR PROGRAM FEE DOES NOT COVER?
- Visa Fee
- Personal expenses such as toiletries etc
- Local transport
- Travel Medical Insurance