We are looking for a volunteer who is interested in cooking in a team of 2-3 people. We offer a nice and friendly atmosphere in Café Paraplyen (The Umbrella Café) - and is a project for vulnerable people.

We cook Danish traditional comfort-food for our guests from Monday - Sunday. We prepare approximately 45-50 meals a day.  At times we cook Indian, vegetarian, Hungarian, American foods too. 

The Cafe Umbrella is a non-alcoholic, social cafe run by the YMCA's Social Work. As a volunteer you will meet a lot of different people who spend their time and energy for the benefit of others.

The house is characterized by a comfortable atmosphere, a fun-loving and dynamic crew and there is a nice contact between  guests and volunteers.

Every day, we prepare a variety of dishes - in teams. You'd be guided by our kitchen coordinators. It is possible to obtain a food hygiene course (qualifying) after you have been part of the house for a minimum of 4 months.

The house is open daily - from 8 am - 4.30pm, Wednesdays until 7.30 pm, Saturday and Sunday from 9 am until 3:30 pm. 

Come and visit us, - if you´d like us make an appointment for an interview with staff send us an email or call us.

The house is based on Christians - but people of all denominations are welcome. 

Contact us by using the 'contact organisation' or call us on the kitchen telephone.

You need to have a Danish CPR.no in order til apply, as well as a Danish adress. 

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Volunteering is for everyone - we welcome all applicants regardless of gender, ethnicity, nationality, social background, sexual orientation or religious background.


  • Assignmenttype: Café and shelter, Visitors and nursing homes
  • Workarea: Social work
  • Continual volunteering
  • Organisation: Cafe paraplyen, KFUMs Sociale Arbejde
  • Updated: 21.06.22
  • Expires: 31.12.22
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