SKILLS-BASED VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY

 

Christian Action-Centre for Refugees

IRD file Number N/A

Volunteer role

Translator

Skill(s) required

Fluent in one or more of the following lanuage: French, Arabic, Hindi, Urdu.

Description of work

Translation of a poster, questionnaire, psycho-social booklet (Health related translations)

Length of service / commitment required

6 months

Amount of time required per month

Translation will take around 15-20 hours.

Location of volunteer work

May work remotely / from home

NGO office location

Christian Action – Centre for Refugees Chungking Mansions Block E, 16 floor 36-44 Nathan Road Tsim Sha Tsui Hong Kong

NGO mission and description of organization’s work

Our Centre for Refugees was established in 2004, and is the first and only community centre for refugees and asylum seekers in Hong Kong. Each month, we provide 600 vulnerable families and individuals with hot meals, clothing, shelter and other basic necessities. We also help parents get their children into school through our sponsorship programme, and make ways for adults to learn new skills. We provide case workers, advocacy support, counselors, and referrals for medical support and legal assistance and raise funds for housing and other necessities.

Impact of skills-based volunteer support on NGO and mission Evaluating the effectiveness of a psychoeducation programme for asylum seekers and refugees in Hong Kong.
Language requirement French, Arabic, Hindi, Urdu
Key contact person for service

Assistant Education Officer

Email:

Janine.heer@christian-action.org.hk

Office Number:

2723 6626

Start date for position ASAP
End date for position Until October 2019
Remarks or special requirements N/A

Possibility for future paid position:

No

 

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