|HUJ 4||Smile to Treat|
|Dates:||18 July – 31 July, 2018|
|Nr. of participants:||14 volunteers|
Location: Republican Paediatric Rehabilitation Centre, Yerevan
The Centre is situated not far from the center of Yerevan, next to the artificial Lake Yerevan. The territory of the Rehabilitation Center is former Governmental rest house.
The camp will be opened for the 23rd time and is already a popular and traditional one. Every year the children, who receive their treatment here, look forward to meeting the volunteers in summer.
Volunteers bring a lot of ideas, spirit, love, warmth, kindness, and make the stay of the children in this Center a great holiday. They make these children feel that they are needed, full-valued and help them to reveal their talents and abilities.
The aim of this workcamp is organization of the leisure time of children with disabilities that receive their treatment in this Centre and environmental work on the territory.
Volunteers’ day will begin with environmental work: maintaining the territory, cleaning children’s playground from weeds and grass, painting and some renovation work. After the children finish their therapy, volunteers will join them to draw, sculpture, sing and dance, do physical training, play games.
At the end of the camp volunteers and children will organize a farewell concert.
Volunteers will stay in a separate cottage on the territory of the Rehabilitation Center and sleep in beds.
Volunteers are asked to bring different games and face-paint for the work with children.
In English: Republican Paediatric Rehabilitation Centre, Old Echmiatsin highway, Yerevan
In Armenian: Հանրապետական Մանկական Վերականգնողական Կենտրոն, Հին Էջմիածնի խճուղի, ԱՄՆ դեսպանատնից աջ տանող ճանապարհ` դեպի Նորագյուղ: