[Skip to content]

CISV International
Search our Site

Canada, Victoria

Where and when

Victoria, Canada. 3 July 2016 to 23 July 2016

Theme description

Home is Where the Heart is.

Project description

Through this IPP, participants will learn what homelessness looks like, and its impact on the individual, the family, and the community. Relying on Our Place Society, Woodwynn Farm, and First Nations Organizations and their clients, participants will learn what conditions contribute to homelessness, and what services exist to assist people through discussions, activities, and volunteering within the organizations.

Participant profile
Participants should ideally:
  • be open-minded and non-judgmental.
  • be good communicators; flexible and easy going.
  • be flexible and easy going.
  • be open to interacting with people of different socio-economic. backgrounds.
  • be willing to do manual work in farms as well as inner-city soup kitchens.  


How to take part

Contact your nearest CISV National Association and register your interest for IPP P-2016-003 Canada

  • download general 2016 IPP information (Poster)
  • download general 2016 IPP information (Flyer) 
myCISV login
mycisv sign up
find cisv near you
  • Subscribe to updates to this page