Red Cross, Servizio Volontario Europeo (EVS), Vicolocorto

What is going on?

Long time no see… or how does the saying go? Although, I am sure some of you have never even seen me to begin with. The last (and first) time I wrote to you was seemingly centuries ago, because so much has happened. This tends to be the case when you are living in a… Continue reading What is going on?

Red Cross, Vicolocorto

Working in Casa Tabanelli at Caritas

Working as a volunteer at Red Cross means that you have different shifts. One of them is to work in a house where homeless people live. On the 18th of January, I worked there. The house is close to the Rossini Center. You go there at 8pm, sleep there and finish work on the next… Continue reading Working in Casa Tabanelli at Caritas

Red Cross, Servizio Volontario Europeo (EVS), Vicolocorto

What it means to be a volunteer at the Red Cross of Pesaro

Volunteering at the Red Cross of Pesaro means committing to others and caring about them. Here, our priority is to take care of elderly people with Alzheimer and to give them an opportunity to socialize and gain back some of their youth. As a volunteer, your main activity is to help the staff to take… Continue reading What it means to be a volunteer at the Red Cross of Pesaro

Red Cross, Servizio Volontario Europeo (EVS), Vicolocorto

Viaggio in una casa di riposo

È stato uno dei momenti i più importanti del mio Servizio Volontario Europeo con la Croce Rossa. Prima ho avuto questa intervista con il direttore della casa di riposo di Via Spada. Dovevamo discutere solo un quarto d'ora. Lui doveva rispondere a qualche domanda per arricchire la mia tesi universitaria. Invece, la nostra conversazione è… Continue reading Viaggio in una casa di riposo

in invio/sending abroad, post-project, Red Cross, Scambi, corsi, seminari/Short-term projects, Uncategorized, Vicolocorto, Workshop

Training Course ‘First ADR Kit’ in Worcester, UK 1.–8. October 2016

‘First ADR Kit’ strategic partnership is a cross-sector cooperation between organisations active in the fields of intercultural communication, conflict management, active citizenship and youth participation, aimed at creating new educational methods of teaching Alternative Dispute Resolution (mediation, negotiation, conciliation, dispute boards) with the use non-formal education tools. The firs step of this 2 years long cooperation is the training… Continue reading Training Course ‘First ADR Kit’ in Worcester, UK 1.–8. October 2016

Eventi locali / Local events, In accoglienza/hosting, Red Cross, Servizio Volontario Europeo (EVS), Uncategorized, Vicolocorto, Volontari locali

Il primo soccorso può salvare la vita – noi di Vicolocorto siamo parte della squadra!

La scorsa settimana siamo stati tutti insieme - cioè lo staff di Vicolocorto e i nuovi volontari SVE (servizio di volontariato europeo) della Croce Rossa – per partecipare ad un corso di primo soccorso. Siccome è molto importante sapere come reagire nelle situazioni di emergenza, anche noi siamo stati invitati a fare questo corso presso… Continue reading Il primo soccorso può salvare la vita – noi di Vicolocorto siamo parte della squadra!