#612: Arche Community TecklenburgTecklenburg, Germany
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BVS placements are available at some of the many L'Arche communities in Europe.Website: http://tecklenburg.arche-deutschland.de
The Arche Community in Tecklenburg includes three houses in a small town and invites Volunteers to come and share life with people with intellectual disabilities, building a community where everyone is valued regardless of ability, creed or culture.
Requirements include acceptance of people of different cultures, social origins, and practices as well as openness to living with people of varying abilities in a community where God is recognized as the source of life and difference is seen as a gift. A driver's license is helpful but not essential. The volunteer should have a basic knowledge of German and a willingness to learn more.Read more
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