Programmes for South Africa Volunteer Work Camp Association
International Voluntary Local & Work Camps
Various workcamp programme is are used as a vehicle for sustainable community development, youth empowerment (leadership development), and technical skill acquisition, exchange and cross cultural understanding and provide youth interaction and participation in development process. We organise voluntary lead work camps in South Africa and we do send our local volunteers around the country to participate in other organisation work camps and international hosting of work campers.
South Africa Volunteer Work Camp Association facilitates youth exchange for volunteers North to South, South to North, and South to South volunteer driven work camps exchanges and developmental programmes. Volunteers are required to return to their country to be able to pass on the knowledge acquired to their fellow countryman. We are open to interntional and local partnership for great voluntary experience around the globe!
South Africa Volunteer Work Camp Association After School Programme
Objective: Volunteers and community members will give support and guide learners academically and also sporting activities. We try to establish the academic needs of the students and more appropriate interventions (Social, economic, community, family, religious etc.) Mabopane,Soshanguve Pretoria, South Africa
South Africa Volunteer Work Camp Association Orphan Care Support
Objective: Providing support and care to orphans and improving their emotional situation and their level of acceptance with a daily routine at an orphanage home Laudium and Attridgville, Pretoria, South Africa
South Africa Volunteer Work Camp Association Community Leadership Development Programme
Objective: Empowering volunteers with Leadership and Community development skills. An intensive work camp programme with lots of work involved and involvement of volunteers in activities after training. Mabopane (Pretoria) and Riverlea (Johannesburg) South Africa
South Africa Volunteer Work Camp Association Food Gardening Project
Objective: The emphasis is on the development of and to practice self-sustaining environmental awareness for climate change and sustainable living.Soshanguve, Pretoria, South Africa
South Africa Volunteer Workcamp Association Regional, International Relationships and Networking
South Africa Volunteer Work Camp Association does not exist in a vacuum or on its own. We have developed projects and programmes that we would love to see regional, international integration. South Africa Volunteer Work Camp Association has played an important role in the revival of the Southern African Coordination network and we participated in the revival together with regional partners such as Zimbabwe Work Camp Association, Lesotho Work Camp Association and Botswana Work Camp Association. We hold the deputy chairmanship and will work towards the survival of work camps within the region of Southern Africa.