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Maré Viva

The Summer Volunteer Programs are the responsibility of the Cascais City Council, through the Youth Division and are intended to promote youth volunteering in various areas.


The Maré Viva Program is intended for young residents or students in the municipality of Cascais, aged between 15 and 21 (at the start of the intended shift), except for Team Leaders and Team Assistant, who may have up to 25.

The Cascais Acessível - Praia para Todos project is for young people up to 30 years old with or in training in the health area, whether or not they live in Cascais.

The Marézinhas do Futuro project is aimed at young people between the ages of 12 and 14.



The main objectives of the Living Tide Program are:

  • To contribute to the general welfare and safety of the users of the beaches of the county, promoting a better use of that space and preventing situations of risk;
  • Raise awareness among users and participants of issues related to environmental improvement;
  • Disseminate to the users, useful information related to Tourism, Environment, Public Health and others of municipal scope


The main objectives of the Marézinhas do Futuro Project are:

  • the development of observation activities, the collection of information to improve bathing areas, the distribution of beach ashtrays, the maintenance of access to beaches, the distribution of diverse information and support for educational and environmental awareness activities.
  • The Marézinhas Do Futuro Project will be implemented on the beaches of the county of Cascais where the Maré Viva Program is being carried out.



Maré Viva

  • 1st shift - June 15 to July 16, 2019
  • 2nd shift - July 17 to August 15, 2019
  • 3rd Shift - August 16 to September 15, 2019

Marezinhas do Futuro

  • 1st period: June 17-28, 2019
  • 2nd period: July 1 to 12, 2019
  • 3rd period: July 17-30, 2019
  • 4th period: July 31 to August 13, 2019
  • 5th period: 16 to 29 August 2019


Cascais Acessível- Praia para todos

  • 1st shift - June 15 to July 16, 2019
  • 2nd shift - July 17 to August 15, 2019
  • 3rd Shift - August 16 to September 15, 2019



Cascais Affordable - Beach for All: To make the beaches of the Municipality of Cascais accessible to people with disabilities, sensitizing also the vacationers to the importance of an inclusive society

Marézinhas em Movimento: Making the Ciclovia do Guincho a safer place for its users

Footprint N'Areia: Support to environmental activities, prevention, information and public health.



Through form available from April 15.



The list of selected will be announced according to the rules of operation of the Volunteer Program



All volunteers are entitled to a participation grant and personal accident insurance.



General Participation Guidelines, the Living Tide Program Standards and Special Projects, the Future Mares Project Standards will soon be available.