Elf Around is a concept of short term EVS (6 weeks) in social inclusion and cooperation with the local community, public authorities and the third sector.
To develop skills needed in working life, to develop intercultural and social competences, to learn about yourself and to have ideas for future careers.
A short term EVS, a concept of cooperation with local community, Team work, cooperative learning
Organizing skills improve, team work and problem solving skills improve, finding your own strengths, intercultural awareness, social skills
It has been very successful for both the volunteers and to the local community. It is not only for the most social persons but also the more quiet ones find their places. Living and working together a group for several weeks teaches a lot of sharing and social skills.This concept can be modified in different themes and surroundings, then the size of the group can also be smaller.
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