Program Details

Working With Disabled

  • Start Date 2017-01-15
  • End Date: 2017-12-17

  • Location: Semarang, Central Java

The project aims to give disabled children good quality education and basic skills that hopefully will be useful for their future.


The accommodation and food will be provided by the host project. The volunteer will stay at a dormitory or host family (to be confirmed). Facilities are simple and Indonesian style (no hot water, no internet, and no washing machine). No vegan (strict vegetarian), but flexible vegetarian is still welcomed.


The projects options such as at Ungaran Disabled School in Ungaran, Yogasmara Autism Foundation in Semarang, Cerdas Mandiri Inclusive School in Bandung, YPAB Blind School in Surabaya, Yapentra Blind School in Sumatera Island etc. Local staff provides care to  students with special needs aged between 5 and 17. Education classes start as early as kindergarten up to junior high-school. It also provides vocational training, sport, motorist activities, drawing, making handicrafts, dance etc. Some local volunteers also do several regular activities with the school like sports, play with the kids, and teaching how to make some simple handicrafts.


No piercing on face, no visible tattoo, common hair style (not colourful, dreadlocks, Rasta, etc.). The volunteer should be open-minded, tolerant, creative, sharing, flexible and patient. He/she must respect the local customs and rules. He/ she must be skilled handling adolescent and youngsters. He/she must be willing to accept basic living conditions in the project site, and be confident. He/she must not have any criminal records in his/her home country or in another country. If the volunteer is placed in a kindergarten or elementary school, he/she should submit and additional certificate of good conduct from the police. It is strictly prohibited to possess narcotics, marijuana, opium, stimulants or other drugs. No vegan (strict vegetarian), but flexible vegetarian is still welcomed.

How to get there?
Terminal: Semarang / Ahmad Yani Intl. Airports
International Airport: Semarang / Ahmad Yani Intl. Airport
Domestic Airport: Semarang / Ahmad Yani Intl. Airport


6 months - 1,400.00 EUR

12 months 2,500.00 EUR