Casa del Migrante mission is to provide adequate and timely care to the population a situation of social vulnerability such as the migrant population, seeking to improv their living conditions by offering basic services such as temporary housing, food clothing and assistance services as health, education, and promotion of human rights. Committed to promoting their rights and influencing policies for their attentio inside and outside the nation The vision is that migrants with low economic resourc have a space that allows them to satisfy their basic needs of temporary stay in the city of Tijuana, Baja California, where they can safely establish their migratory projects and where they can access to services public and private social assistance improvement of health conditions, employment, and human rights.
La Casa del Migrante in Tijuana receives male migrants and has room for 180 people. The work of the House is developed in five levels:
Humanitarian assistance: food lodging, bath with hot water, clothes and footwear, basic medical service (first aid) and job exchange.
Psycho-social assistance: all the migrants who come to the Casa del Migrante frustrated and desperate find in it a space of security, trust, and moral support. The dynamics and talks offered in the House also serve this purpose.
• Spiritual assistance: Although it is a Catholic institution, la Casa del Migrante does not discriminate against migrants belonging to another religious denomination it mean that the House offers a space to deepen and practice faith in God with celebration an talks.
• Advice on human rights: information and guidance talks are offered in this field, migrants whose rights have been violated are identified and channeled to the corresponding authorities.
• Educational assistance and awareness: this work includes four elements.
a) The formation at the same missionaries and volunteers who work in the House.
b) The formation of the Migrants themselves with themes o human rights, self –esteem, spirituality, and sexual education.
c) The awareness of society about the phenomenon of migration and its Consequences through events such as the celebration of the Day of Dead The Posada Sin Frontera, Via Crucis de Migrante, and participation in Fórum
The project provides a room in “Casa de los Migrantes” which consists of baths, a kitchen, and a place to wash your clothes. Meals will be prepared by the volunteers
Tijuana, Baja California
In the free time, you will be able to Stroll Along Avenida Revolución, visit a tradition Market, explore the Centro Cultural Tijuana, see the Bullring by the sea, savor some Mexican food, check out Plaza Santa Cecilia, hit the Beach, take a day trip to the Val de Guadalupe
Good disposal to team work, dedication, and responsibility. Be able to work with youth and adults. In addition, good manner and enthusiasm to learn and serve.
Six months: 9,500 mexican pesos