Elf start 13.09.2021-03.10.2021

Domaines : Culture, Travail social et éducatif
Programme : Service volontaire européen

Organisation d’accueil

Villa Elba Kokkola

Villa Elba Kokkola


Adresse / pays

durée < 2 mois
début: septembre 2021
fin: octobre 2021
type de mission: en groupe

Description de la mission :

Villa Elba is a Youth Centre supported and supervised by the Ministry of Education and Culture. In Finland network of Youth Centres have a public and social role to support the growth and development of children and young people. The Centres are run under the Finnish law covering youth work  and we provide a safe operating environment and expert service for young people and educators. Our main expertise is in international youth work, environmental education, social youth work and youth work development projects. Our work consists of for example international camps, volunteering work for young people, coordination of volunteering projects, educational activities, nature school, adventure education, information and guidance about international programmes and regional coordination of youth work.


Tâches du volontaire :

After the on-arrival, training volunteers will start with practical work to help to build up the Elf path. The work is very concrete: to cut branches to prepare the elves, clean the routes in the forest before the snow comes, prepare lanterns, painting work and building materials.

We offer the volunteers:

  • a chance to live in a new culture
  • possibility to do volunteer work for the local community
  • a chance for intercultural learning
  • a project were you can use your creativity

Volunteers should be prepared for:

  • darkness
  • coldness
  • modest living environment
  • adventure

We expect from volunteers:

  • flexibility
  • respect
  • ability to follow the rules and schedule

Profil recherché :

We are looking for persons who want to develop their own skills.

The participants are young people seeking new possibilities to their lives. The volunteers can be unemployed, face educational, economic or social or physical challenges or have low language skills.

Votre contact :

Elena Koroglanoglou
+352 247-86439