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Visiting the Ecuadorian Cloud Forest

Hi, I’m Anna, one of Lattitude’s Volunteer Coordinators, for South America. Back in March, I was lucky enough to be sent off to Ecuador to help our lovely Country Manager Rossy in the Quito office....

Posted 22 May 2019

Volunteering Opportunities in Ecuador Cloud Forest

Language Coaching in Vietnam

Lattitude volunteer Josh: Vietnam….I hadn’t been sure what to expect but now it is ‘Việt Nam’: an experience that will stay with me for a lifetime. At first I was completely baffled by chopsticks but...

Posted 09 Apr 2019

Langauge Coaching in Vietnam

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 09 Apr 2019

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Special Needs and Crafts Centre in Ecuador

Community Worker in Ecuador – San Jose de Calasanz Special School and Artisan Training Centre San Jose is a school and centre for people with disabilities and additional needs, in beautiful Cuenca, Ecuador.  San Jose was...

Posted 29 Mar 2019

Volunteer in Special Needs Art Centre in Ecuador

Teaching Placements 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 21 Mar 2019

HRH Princess Royal Meets Volunteers

Lattitude Operations Director Sharyn Hight was in the UK for a Senior Leadership Team Planning week, which coincided with an event involving our Patron, HRH the Princess Royal, Princess Anne visiting New College Worcester, one...

Posted 20 Feb 2019

HRH The Princess Royal with Canadian Volunteer

Tips for Volunteering Abroad

Volunteering abroad can be an amazing experience. Not only does it allow you to meet and impact people of all different backgrounds, but it also helps you stretch your comfort zone and learn from new...

Posted 14 Feb 2019

Gap Year Tips