Mediano/largo plazo
GIEDLTV 09 FILIPINAS Cebu City EDU/ DISABILITY 01/09/2021 01/02/2022

CODE: GIEDLTV 09 NAME OF THE PROJECT:First High SchoolforHearingImpaired (FHSHI)
TYPE: EDU/ DISABILITY VOLS NEEDED: 1-2 ADDRESS: Macopa St. Basak. San Nicolas, Cebu City

Extra fee for 6 months: 1800€

Extra fee for 12 months: 3000€

Sept. & Feb

PROJECT AIMS AND DESCRIPTION The First High School for Hearing Impaired (FHSHI) is a
high school in Cebu City to serve persons with hearing
disabilities since 1982. It offers relevant educational
opportunities to persons with disabilities as hearing
impaired, visually impaired those with learning
disabilities, the physically handicapped. We have
been aiming to win the learners back to school as
place of fun, friendly and fostering atmosphere for
learners to be functionally literate.

PROJECT ACTIVITIES  Compile all the conducted activities especially in
the speech/ language sessions and classes.
 Train at least 1 to 2 Special Education Teachers to
continue its program implementation in speech/
Organize intercultural activities for the teacher
and student.

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(Note: With the new set up due to pandemic, expect to be
exposed in teaching and organizing other activities in an
online environment)

VOLUNTEER’S REQUIREMENTS  Sociable and can easily mingle with staff,

volunteers without prejudice, etc.
 Independent and requires less supervision
 Willing to learn sign language
 Innovative, industrious, adventurous, creative and
fun loving

VOLUNTEER’S TASKS  Develop/prepare learning materials and visual

 Assist the teachers in daily classes.
 Facilitate sports activities/ events for the students
and PWD
 Assist other relevant activities of the organization
ACCOMODATION Living with host family (expect to have a shared room

with your host sister or brother)


 Visa processing is a long way here in the Philippines. To apply for a volunteers’ VISA, it should be before arrival
and it will roughly take 3-4 months to fully process the aforementioned.
 GIED & PNVSCA agreed that we strictly observe the deployment of LTV program quarterly only to facilitate
smooth processing of free volunteers visa in the Philippines.
 On the special arrangement we do accept LTV participants year round depending the availability of the project
and there is no guarantee of free volunteer’s visa during these months.
 If the volunteer cannot get the 47a2 visa. He/She will use tourist visa. We have 30 days free tourist visa. No
need to apply, just bring passport and the volunteer will get tourist visa upon arrival. after that, before it will

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expire She/He will extend it here in the Philippines for the first month it cost 3,300 pesos (around 55 Euro) then
for the next two months is 8,000 (134 Euro) and extend again for another 2 months until her/his voluntary work
will finish.
 For further instructions please take a look on the file for the Visa Procedure for LTV.