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Self-isolation tips for Lattitude volunteers

Dear valued Lattitude volunteers. Our staff have been working around the clock to ensure your safety and well-being. Due to COVID-19, it’s likely that those of you that have returned home are now under government...

Posted 23 Mar 2020

Lattitude COVID-19 Update

Over a short period, COVID-19 has rapidly progressed from an isolated health concern to a global pandemic, and the situation is changing by the hour. It’s an uncertain time to be sure, but Lattitude Global...

Posted 17 Mar 2020

Orientation in Warsaw, Poland

When you first arrive in your chosen country, you’ll attend an orientation programme to kick start your adventure abroad and help get you settled in. The first Poland orientation for the year just wrapped and...

Posted 02 Mar 2020

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Lattitude Gap Year Australia – Orientation in Melbourne

Lattitude Gap Year Australia! Since our latest cohort just arrived in Melbourne, we’ll say: Wominjeka yearmann koondee biik Wurundjeri balluk – Welcome to the land of the Wurundjeri people. For our volunteers arriving on their...

Posted 26 Feb 2020

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Teaching volunteer in Ghana – Finnbar shares his tale

Ex St Patrick’s College student Finnbar Gallacher travelled from Wellington to incredible Ghana with Lattitude, where he assisted students in the lovely Wanda Goodman Christian International School. He’s been kind enough to share his tale:...

Posted 25 Feb 2020

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April 29 Application Deadline explained

You’ve probably seen our Priority Application Deadline of April 29th, 2020. We thought we’d give you the break down on why it’s important to submit your application before this date. Limited availability means the early...

Posted 21 Feb 2020

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Volunteer in Canada – Outdoor Camp Assistant Josh

Josh was a volunteer in Canada, as an Outdoor Camp Assistant in beautiful Alberta. He’s been kind enough to share some thoughts about his gap year experience. Thanks Josh! What made you want to volunteer...

Posted 12 Feb 2020

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Volunteer in Greece – Stepping Stones Animal Foster Home

Superstar Lattitude volunteer Georgia volunteered first in the UK as an Outdoor Camp Assistant, and followed that up by joining our Greece Action Project. Why did you volunteer in Greece? I decided to volunteer in...

Posted 20 Dec 2019

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English Language Coach in Poland

Alex was an English “Language Coach” in Poland on her Lattitude gap year. Why volunteer overseas? I heard about Lattitude when they came to my high school careers expo. It wasn’t until a few years...

Posted 18 Dec 2019

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