Volunteer for HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care and Support in Uganda


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


About

Rescue Widows, Eldrerly, Youth and Orphans with AIDS (RWEYOWA-Uganda) welcomes volunteers to help with our HIV/AIDS prevention, care and support interventions in the community.

Volunteers are free to get involved involved in any of our organization nterventions including among others;

  • HIV/AIDS sensitization/education
  • Community Outreach (home visits to HIV/AIDS patients and their families)
  • HIV counseling and testing
  • Children immunization
  • Orphan support
  • General public health and community development

Volunteers interested in teaching are also welcome to teach English or computer skills in some of out local partner schools in the community.

Team-work is highly emphasized at RWEYOWA, and international volunteers work in close collaboration with our local staff/volunteers. Both short and long term volunteers are welcome.

No major specific skills required to volunteer with us but ideally, a volunteer should have some of the following skills;

  • A good level of spoken and written English
  • Computer literacy
  • Communication skills
A certificate of volunteering is offered at the end of the volunteer period as a token of appreciation for the voluntary service offered to the organization and community. Volunteering with RWEYOWA in Uganda is eye-opening, rewarding and fun!

Skills

Good Match For

Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 4-6 hours per day (Monday through Friday)

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