BWA 06 SOS Social/ psychological counseling
Work: Volunteers are invited to provide psychological support and education to kids at SOS centre in Serowe.
Accomodation and food: Shared Houses/rooms at SOS centre.Use of camping tents for privacy is encourgaed. Simple meals as informed by recipes as presented by volunteers on their own cultural background.
Location and leisure: Visiting Khama Rhino Sanctuary and cemeteries of the late first president of Botswana, Sir Seretse Khama and with late wife, Lady Ruth Khama.
Project hosted by: There is also a SOS centre based in Serowe, which is the home of the first, third and current president of the Republic of Botswana. Serowe is 300 km northeast of capital city of Gaborone. SOS Centre is a home to close to three hundred kids affected by different social ills. These include being homeless after being dumped by their mothers mainly immediately after birth and chased away from home due to in fights in some households. Some of the kids fell to lack of guardianship due to imprisonment of mothers and whilst, some kids escaped the hardships of staying in very poor households living under a dollar daily.
Meeting point: 8th and 9th July 2017, BWA head offices, Mochudi