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What is an Emmaus solidarity workcamp ?
With other young and engaged people as you, you will contribute to the Emmaus solidarity actions (such as collecting, sorting and selling secondhand items and/or market gardening activities proposed in some solidarity workcamps). In this way you will fight against poverty and exclusion beside the actors of Emmaus movement.
Meeting new people
Solidarity workcamps is above all the possibility of experience a great human adventure with people from all walks of life (welcomed people, volunteers, others engaged youths) within an Emmaus structure. Throughout the solidarity workcamps, you will share your daily life with the actors of the movement (meals, excursions, discussions time, …). (Meals, excursions, discussions time, …).
A solidarity breakthrough
You will be able to discover a new world, the Emmaus one, the one of the social and solidarity economy , the one of the mutual aids and a fairer model of society. concretely, how it is works?
At least one week between June 15th to September 15th
Mostly all solidarity workcamps will proposed you an accommodation in a tent, mobile-home or in a collective room. However, there are some solidarity workcamps that doesn’t proposed accommodation. Those ones are mostly proposed to the local youth.
You will share the meals offered with the people hosted in Emmaus, the volunteers, the workers, and the other youths from the solidarity workcamps.
You will have to bear all the costs linked to your travel to the Emmaus solidarity workcamp How can you participate to the Emmaus solidarity workcamps?
Register yourself to the workcamp of your choice in this website from May 2022.
You will be able to list different options of solidarity workcamps.
You can choose the date, the period, you share as your personal motivations, and you confirm !
We will validate your enrolling in one of the solidarity workcamps a few days later after your registration. After this, you will be linked with the Emmaus group that will receive you in the solidarity workcamps.
Every year, more than 200 young people participate to a collective experience of solidarity with Emmaüs !
Emmaüs 47 avenue de la Résistance 93104 Montreuil Cedex - France