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Tuesday, 19 March
Help sorting Fruits and vegetables

ABC Westland 242 A1 (in het Westland Food Center), 2685 DC Poeldijk

08:30 - 11:30

Walking in the parc

De Klencke 111, 1083 HH Amsterdam

09:30 - 12:00

Coffee cafe at zelfregiehuis in Delfshaven

Taandersstraat 121, 3026 XS Rotterdam

10:00 - 12:00

GoldenSports: sports with 55+ers in Buitenveldert

Van Heenvlietlaan 6, 1083 CL Amsterdam

10:25 - 11:40

Pack and hand out food at Voedselbank Lunetten

Hondsrug 19, 3524 BP Utrecht

11:00 - 15:00

Sorting food at the Foodbank

Boomaweg 101, 2553 EB Den Haag

12:00 - 15:30

Outside walk with elderly people

Hamakerstraat 77, 3052 JA Rotterdam

13:30 - 16:00

Walking group for elderly

Schrijnwerkersgaarde 3, 2542 TP Den Haag

14:00 - 16:00

City walk with Laurens Antonius Binnenweg

Nieuwe Binnenweg 33, 3014 GC Rotterdam

14:15 - 17:00

Table tennis with people with disabilities

Loevenhoutsedijk 4, 3552 XE Utrecht

15:00 - 16:30

Tutoring children

Hoefkade 602, 2526 CM Den Haag

15:45 - 17:30

Cooking for elderly suffering dementia

Blaarkopstraat 1, 3573 SH Utrecht

16:00 - 18:30

Community dinner in Zuidoost

Holendrechtplein 38, 1106 LP Amsterdam Zuidoost

17:00 - 20:00

Packing cool boxes at the Food Bank

Archangelkade 11, 1013BE Amsterdam

18:30 - 21:00

Evening school for people with mental disability is looking for assistents!

Vijverhofstraat 97, 3032SH Roterdam

18:45 - 21:15

Evening school for mentally disabled students - South | internationals

Pythagorasweg 80, 3076 AJ Rotterdam

18:45 - 21:15

Evening school for mentally disabled students - Capelle | Internationals

Wisselspoor 2, 2908 AC Capelle a/d IJssel

18:45 - 21:15

Supervisor sports evening

Haagsche Bluf 46, 2511 CN Den Haag

19:00 - 21:00

Visit the homeless

Blaka Watra

13 January 2019
Droogbak 1C, 1013 GE Amsterdam
12:00 - 16:00


Seven days a week homeless center Blaka Watra welcomes the homeless people of Amsterdam. As a volunteer you are responsible for the coffee corner: Throughout your shift you make sure there is enough coffee and tea and of course there is plenty of time to talk to the visitors. During the weekend the visitors also receive a hot meal, so you will also help handing out the meals. Your help is very welcome and it is a nice way to learn more about the lives of homeless people.

Target group

Homeless center Blaka Watra from the Regenboog Groep is situated in the city center, right next to Central Station. The visitors of Blaka Watra have a lot of different nationalities and are mainly male visitors. Please note: it's allowed to smoke inside! Besides, Blaka Watra allows visitors to use drugs in one of their rooms in order to prevent the visitors from using it in unsafe ways and unsafe places at the streets. The organization gladly tells you more about this. At Blaka Watra visitors can enjoy coffee, tea, take a shower, use a computer, exchange clothes and meat others.  Only some of them are homeless. Most of the visitors They are visiting Blaka Watra for socializing, a warm meal, a shower or for practical help.


The visitors of homeless centers do not necessarily live on the streets. Some of them do have a home, but are socially isolated. They visit the homeless centers to meet others, a warm meal, a shower or practical help. The life stories of these people, often makes them interesting interlocutors. Please keep in mind that most of the visitors are male and most of the time you are the one who must take the first step to make contact. If you like to know more about this target group, please look at the detailed description of homeless people.

Interested in joining this activity?

Do you want to join this activity? Simply click on the ‘sign up’ button below to register. After your registration your will receive a confirmation email with information about the activity and the location. Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about this activity.