Laya makes a difference in empowering marginalized communities

  • Dear Volunteers,

    Thank you for considering to applying with us as a volunteer/intern or for block placement. Laya welcomes your support and contribution to our work.

    Please take note of the charges that may apply to your contribution;

    Long term internship (more than 1 month, less than 6 months)

    In a long duration internship, Laya expects volunteer/s to take care of his/her food expenses. A nominal rent of Rs 5000/room/month for twin sharing will be charged. In case of a single volunteer the rent will be Rs 3500/-. The volunteer may be placed at either one of our two field centers at Addateegala, East Godavari District, AP or Paderu, Visakhapatnam District, AP.

    Volunteer and work plan will be executed on agreed interest, qualification and capacity of the intern. Travel (in the field area) and facilitation costs will be Laya’s contribution based on the Terms of Reference (ToR).

    Medium term Block Placements (more than 20 days less than 1 month)

    As a requirement of professional courses students that require block placements are welcome at LAYA. As per academic prerequisite the student will be facilitated and exposed to Laya’s involvement in development practice with Adivasi communities in Laya’s working area.

    The volunteer may be placed at either one of our two field centers at Addateegala, East Godavari District, AP or Paderu, Visakhapatnam District, AP.

    Laya expects the student/s to take care of his/her own food expenses. One month’s rent will be charged @ Rs 3500/Room (single accommodation), Rs 5000 (twin sharing) and Rs 7000/Room (triple sharing i.e extra bed).

    Students are additionally expected to pay for their own travel expenses, unless the assignment directly relates to one of Laya’s programs/projects.

    Short term volunteers/visitors (less 20 days)

    Visitors or volunteers with limited time who wish to understand and learn about Laya’s work, are most welcome as a group or as an individual/team of two.

    Individual/team of two

    As an individual or team of two are welcome to accompany Laya’s local team in their daily routine as an exposure to development based initiatives in practice. Rent of Rs 300/day (individual), Rs 700/day(Team of Two) and Rs. 900/day (Team of Three) per room will be charged at our centers.

    Laya expects that he/she/they will take care of their food costs. In case however there is a specific program as a part of our project budget/s Laya will be happy to host (food expenses only).

    Group (more than two people)

    Laya welcomes groups of students/volunteers up to 50 people for short duration; meetings, exposure visits, camps etc.

    Groups can avail our dormitory facilities and/or rooms.

  • The charges are as stated;

    Day/Person Monthly/Room
    Accommodation Single room (executive) Rs. 500/-
    Single room Rs. 300/-
    Twin sharing room Rs. 700/-
    Triple sharing room Rs. 900/-
    Group of persons dormitory rental per head(For Local Persons/Participants/trainees) Rs. 50/-
    Students for placement per person Rs. 150/-
    Single room Rs. 3500/-
    Twin sharing room Rs. 5000/-
    Triple sharing room Rs. 7000/-

    Note: Hot water supply in rooms, free internet access and no power cut (connected with solar power expect normal single rooms)

    Meeting Hall rent per dayRs. 1000/-

    Food and Beverages

    Item Name Normal Special
    Break Fast Rs. 25/- Rs. 35/-
    Veg Meals Rs. 60/- Rs. 80/-
    Non Veg Meals Rs. 90/- Rs. 110/-
    Snacks Rs. 15/- Rs. 20/-
    Coffee --- Rs. 10/-
    Tea Rs. 5/- Rs. 7/-
    Facilitation cost/per person/day Rs. 200/-
    Travel (Local) Actuals
    Travel (Initial Arrival and Departure) Actuals

    LCD projector with lop topRs. 500/-

    CameraRs. 200/-

    Menu will be decided by Vanantharam. Special requests can we made for which you will be charged accordingly

    Kind Regards

    LAYA Team

    Prices applicable as on April 1st 2017 and subject to revision based on local conditions

    2014 All rights reserved. Site by Laya