The following information has been provided by the association (not Expats Cape Verde). Sept 2011 – Castelos do Sal is an officially registered association here in Cape Verde offering a Volunteer Programmet o anyone interested to lend a hand in helping the children or the community as a whole. 
. We have a volunteer form which must be filled out along with a copy of the individuals passport. We do not ask for Police check forms as i very well know that for the English community, it can take up to 180 days at least to get one in the UK! The person who wishes to volunteer, will be accompanied at all times with someone from Castelos do Sal so they will never be left alone.

Castelos do Sal is an association created by volunteers which aims to promote the rights of children, give support in meeting their basic needs and contribute to their full development.

Castelos do Sal is an association dedicated to children and relies solely on the support of volunteers and donations. It works closely with state projects and companies to complement their answers and promotes development programs in education, health, nutrition. At this point, the association focuses on the town of Santa Maria, the tourist island of Sal, Cape Verde.

Our work with children
Leisure activities, tutoring, football, dance, English lessons.
The achievement in Basic needs: A daily hot meal, medical appointments, support in the purchase of medicines and achievement of medical speciality .

We introduced ourselves to the Camara of Santa Maria earlier this month, they took a big interest in us and a very possible collaboration in the future.

For further enquires about our volunteer programme please contact:

Telephone: 00238 – 9252711 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            00238 – 9252711      end_of_the_skype_highlighting


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