Category Archives: medical volunteer placements

Calling all Silverhairs! Your skills are needed!

I have always thought that if I needed to employ someone I would chose a more mature person.  Why?  Well, they would have had a lifetime of experience, gained many skills along the way, will be loyal, reliable, know how … Continue reading

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Volunteering for the family – India

Family volunteering is becoming popular as parents are able to satisfy both their own travel desires to do something totally different whilst exposing their children to a meaningful cross cultural experiences. India is one such place and in Udaipur, Northern … Continue reading

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Weekend trip to Jodhpur for volunteers from Udaipur

When you volunteer at this lovely Indian charity, you can opt to do a weekend trip to Jodphur, also known as Blue city. The market place in Jodphur runs right though the centre of town and the Guest House is … Continue reading

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Preparing for Swaziland!

SO excited preparing for my Swaziland trip in just over a week’s time!  I have found the best guide is the Lonely Planet Southern Africa one (it also covers other countries like Lesotho, Mozambique, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe and, of … Continue reading

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2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,400 times in 2011. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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The Big Gap Year Show!

Saturday 10th September 2011 from 10am to 3pm University of London Union, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HY A must for anyone considering a gap year or some time out! We will be there – come and see us

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Medical volunteers needed to help communities in the Aravalli Hills

Come and help the disadvantaged peoples in the villages near Udaipur, Rajasthan, Northern India and gain some valuable experience towards your life in medicine or use your existing skills to help out this community. Health Promotion Project (Udaipur) Working alongside … Continue reading

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