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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

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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

Volunteering in Spain: “We are more than we were”

Anne Newmarch is a part of our awesome team of volunteers in Spain in 2019. She’s shared a great description of her time away with Lattitude for your reading pleasure! “Oh, that building isn’t that...

Posted 03 May 2019

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UK School Assistant – Dan at Hoebridge School

Thanks very much to Dan for reporting back about his time as a Lattitude “gapper”, volunteering as a UK school assistant. Hi there, my name’s Dan from New Zealand and I’m currently working as a...

Posted 16 Apr 2019

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Volunteering with kids in Cuenca, Ecuador

Cuenca is a beautiful town in the highlands of Ecuador. Its stunning town centre is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Our Lattitude ‘gappers’ get involved in all sorts of activities here, with a real focus on...

Posted 08 Apr 2019

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