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Caroline, Outdoor Camp Assistant in the UK

We love it when our returned volunteers share their experiences with us! We interviewed Caroline about her amazing experience in the UK as an Outdoor Camp Assistant. Thank you so much, Caroline! Please tell us...

Posted 29 Oct 2019

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Teaching experience in Ghana

Having gained valuable teaching experience in Ghana with Lattitude, Georgia is back from a trip-of-a-lifetime, and is about to join the workforce as a teacher in New Zealand. Her placement taught her a lot about...

Posted 05 Sep 2019

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Volunteer in Ghana – Jonty in Cape Coast

Kiwi “gapper” Jonty was a volunteer in Ghana with Lattitude, based in the beautiful coastal city of Cape Coast. Placed in the Football for Hope centre, he was able to immerse himself in this incredible...

Posted 30 Aug 2019

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Volunteer Medical Assistant Sanaa in gorgeous Ghana

Sanaa was a volunteer medical assistant in gorgeous Ghana. Her placement gave her the opportunity to learn new skills and immerse herself successfully into a culture wonderfully different from home. Why Ghana? I chose Ghana...

Posted 26 Aug 2019

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Documenting Your Travels

While volunteering and travelling there is no doubt that you will gain countless new experiences each day, surely you will want to capture the uniqueness of your journey. Documenting your travels is proven to be...

Posted 12 Jul 2019

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Lattitude School Assistant in the UK – Sophie

Kiwi “gapper” Sophie was placed in Tring Park School for the Performing Arts, volunteering as a Lattitude School Assistant. What made you volunteer in the first place? I wanted to volunteer overseas because I had...

Posted 25 Jun 2019

UK School Assistant - Sophie - Lattitude Gap Year

Finding comfort outside the zone

We interviewed Jane about her reflections on her Lattitude Gap Year experience as an Outdoor Camp Assistant in Northern Ireland. I volunteered as an Outdoor Camp Assistant at Greenhill YMCA National Outdoor and Residential Center,...

Posted 24 Jun 2019

UK Outdoor Activity Instructor

Clare – Community Work in Ireland

I am in a community placement in Ireland and I couldn’t be happier. It is called Camphill and we care for people with disabilities. The Camphill communities are spread in many different countries and there...

Posted 18 Jun 2019

Community Work in Ireland

Lattitude Ghana – Medical Assistant

Lattitude volunteer Daniela, has shared with us her story about her experience volunteering in Ghana as a Medical Assistant, and how it’s changed her life. Daniela was also the recipient of Lattitude’s Adrian Evans Award,...

Posted 31 May 2019

Lattitude Ghana Medical Assistant