I am working in Community Development as a Youth Developer. My duties will include :
Promotion of healthy lifestyles and employment skills in schools
Assistance to teachers where needed
Development of after-school programs
Service learning camps
development of youth leadership through big brother/big sister programs, self-esteem and personal responsibility promotion programs.
Outreach for out-of-school youth.
I can't wait to get there and tell you all about it. The island itself it simply BEAUTIFUL. Please feel free to comment and ask questions.
I just wanted to get this blog started before I left the states to get it up and running properly.
If you want a sneak peek of the island and some of the sights, check out these links:
for information on Peace corps visit www.peacecorps.gov