Erick Boulter is a state institute hosting and educating deaf-mute children and young people, who also have some mental disabilities.
It is a state institute hosting some 25 deaf-mute people, mainly children. There is also a school which has as students external children who live with their families.
Host family or community
As the house is a residential home, the activities it provides are of a routine nature. The residents study within the project, do their school work, practice sports or some manual activities.
Tasks; To initiate activities for the residents living in the center such as doing workshops with plastic arts, organizing sports or other recreational activities.
To be sensible and very available for the children, have affinity with mentally disabled, be prepared to take initiative and be an emotionally strong person. If the volunteer has studies in medical and educational area he/she can take active part in the educational process.
How to get there?
Terminal: La Paz
International Airport: El Alto
6 months for 2000 euro, 1 year for 3100 euro