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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

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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