Volunteering with Asylum Seekers

17:00 to 20:00
Salomonkatu 17 B 3. kerros luokka 2, 00100, Helsinki
Tapahtuman tyyppi: 
  • Kurssit ja koulutukset
A Finnish Red Cross training for volunteering with asylum seekers in English!
After this training you are qualified to volunteer with Asylum seekers in Finnish Red Cross volunteer groups. The training has mostly Helsinki concentration, but one can also function in other areas as well.
Content of the training:
- Learn about the immigration/asylum process in Finland
- Learn about effective intergration
- Rules of the reception centers
- Guidelines on how to be a volunteer at Red Cross.
- Volunteers are coming and telling about their activity and welcome you for action
- the training is free of charge for FRC  members for others it costs 20 €, which is the equivalent of an adult membership fee. You can become a member from here: https://www.redcross.fi/medlemskap 
You can enroll to the event from this link.
Volunteering with Asylum Seekers is great and fun hobby that brings you new friends and teaches one a lot. It brings relief on peoples lives and helps them to break routine. Volunteers are a window to the finnish society and culture. We highly encourage also finnish spekeaking people to participate to this training.