Life with Elder Farmers
Description: Zhong-Xing Community Development Association is known for its caring for the elderly and people with intellectual & developmental disabilities in Daliao. Our goal is to make people living in this community could help and support one another like a big and warm family.During the 7 days, we will lead you to experience how we live and what we do in this big family. The best part is that you would have a special trip and unforgettable experience, to interact and learn with local elders, and help with elderly caring (such as accompanying elders to and fro their houses and supermarket). If you are interested in experiencing the elders’ wisdom, Zhong-Xing work-camp is your best choice.
Type of Work: Aims:
1) We could let more and more people know how to find the way and start dedicating themselves to care and help where they live in.
2) After the work-camp, Participants would have different perspectives about "Elders" and “CommunityWorks". 3) Sharing and introducing our features to outsiders, and make people interested in participating activities in our community during and after work-camp.
Main Work: 1) Learning our skills to make the tasty food with adzuki bean by yourselves. 2) Participating in local agricultural activities. 3) Visiting local elders and accompany them, such as together making life-journey story books, going shopping with them.
Accommodation: We will live at dormitory in nearby elementary school (Zhong-yi Elementary School). Participants need to bring sleeping bags by themselves. Kitchen in Zhong-Xing community-center will open for participants. Participants would be divided into teams and cook meals a day by turns.
Language: Chinese Madarine
Requirements: 1) We need participants who have the patience, caring others and be happy to communicate with each other. 2) Please prepare a personal performance program for international nights, and cook one dish of your national cuisine. If you might use a musical instrument or a special local seasoning, please bring it on your own.
Approximate Location: Zhong-Xing community activity center (Address: No.2, Wunhua 2nd Ln., Wunhua Rd., Daliao Dist., Kaohsiung City , Taiwan google map: https://goo.gl/3YYLLq
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Promoted camp: United States of America
Mission:Wolf has an all volunteer staff. Meeting the requested number of volunteers is important for them to be able to do their work effectively. This workcamp has been promoted to ensure that the most possible volunteers know about the opportunity.
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