Child Care Center
This is a public facility that provides daily child care services, pre-school and kindergarten classes to small babies and children in this Torices neighborhood in north Cartagena. This center is located close by to downtown and only 10 minutes from the airport.
The program mission is the care and support of children ranging from 18 months to 5 years old. The children receive stimulation as a method of learning where they can develop all the senses, games, songs and learn to have independence. The program has a nutrition program, where they provide a daily meal (lunch) to the kids
Activities: Feeding the children, helping with teaching, playing games, helping in the kitchens. The center also helps single mothers with training on child care, nutrition, hygiene talks. The working schedule is Monday to Friday, 7.30am to 4:00pm. This center is closed for 3 weeks June22-July 11th.
Requirements: Spanish speaking volunteers, short or long term placements available
Cartagena Program Includes:
Airport reception in Cartagena
City orientation and project briefing with the ABV staff coordinator.
Host family stay, or on-site living accommodations with ensuite bathroom.
3 meals per day, 7 days a week. Program support throughout by ABV local staff.
Departure transfer at the end of the program.