meet with their client match and perform specified volunteer activities
have the right motivation and 2-4 hours a week
help improve Slovak language skills, tutor students, assist with job interview preparations, provide companionship and a social connection, inform about how to spend free time in a new environment and explain practicalities of a life in Slovakia
help us prepare and organise community activities
help people with international protection and other foreigners living in Slovakia to understand the new environment
What’s in it for you
interactive educational training that will help you to learn more about migration, integration, cross-cultural communication, advisory services and special assistance, and specifics of working with clients
regular meetings with our fellow volunteers, supervisors, opportunities to join educational workshops and trainings
events for volunteers and clients letting you to learn more about multicultural environments, international cuisines and our team
Volunteer programme timeline
Twice a year, every spring and autumn, we announce new volunteer calls
A month after
We start interviewing. If you sign up, we will invite you for an interview and provide you information about volunteering options.
Two weeks after
Training’s here! We’ll spend a day getting you ready for your volunteer work.
A month after
We’ll connect you with a person for your individual buddy volunteering, the community team for preparing community events, or with a coordinator who will provide you with practical advice on services and forms of assistance for people from Ukraine in your city, which you will use during your volunteer activity.
We stay in touch. Once a month, our local coordinator contacts you to see how everything's going and what they can do for you.
Once in 6 month, we get to know each other a little better at volunteer team-building.
Every three months, we provide you with a supervision led by an experienced professional.
Every three months, we meet over tea or coffee to share experiences and lessons.