Volunteer abroad

VOLUNTEER ABROAD IN LATIN AMERICA for YOUNG PEOPLE WITH DIABETES

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC                  (June 18 – July 6 2011)
Program Objectives

1) Empower youth to be role models & leaders of social change who share their knowledge with others
2) Parents and young people realize that type 1 diabetes is a manageable condition
3) Strengthen current diabetes knowledge, beginning with the themes of leadership and self-esteem
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ECUADOR                                    (July 19 – August 6 2011)
Program Objectives
Build capacity, teach and train children, adolescents and their parents how to control Type 1 diabetes in order to give them the tools to live a better quality of life.
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AYUDA IS CURRENTLY SEEKING VOLUNTEERS WITH THE FOLLOWING:

Qualifications
-Minimum age: 16
-All education levels can apply (from high school students to medical professionals)
-All backgrounds
No prior diabetes knowledge required
-Intermediate Spanish*
-Must fulfill program requirements (attend training, complete fundraising etc)

Character
Outgoing, responsible, motivated, flexible, adaptable, creative, collegial and passionate about the mission of AYUDA


Interested?

Questions? Please contact Maria Velasquez, mvelasquez@ayudainc.net

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