Category Archives: volunteering for the family

VOLUNTEER AND TRAVEL INDIA – dazzle your senses with the light, the warmth and the smells

WANT TO VOLUNTEER IN INDIA? Set in the rural hills surrounding Udaipur in Northern Rajasthan, this outstanding charity has placements for: – teaching in primary schools in the morning and providing after-school activities in a boys orphanage in the afternoon … Continue reading

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PLANNING YOUR GAP YEAR – 10 TOP TIPS

10 TOP TIPS TO CONSIDER WHEN PLANNING YOUR GAP YEAR Assuming that you have already either chosen between the  “random travel or “work on a volunteer placement with a charity overseas” options (or a combination of both?), here are the most important … Continue reading

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Volunteering for Families in India

We recently had an interesting family on our primary teaching combined with boys orphanage placement in Udaipur, in Northern Rajasthan.    Mum (Suniti) was 59 years old, her daughter Nameeta, a solicitor, was 35 and Vinay was just 16. What … 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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Volunteer Placements in India – new start dates for 2013

Below are the start dates for the volunteer placements in Udaipur, Rajasthan, India.  You can go from 2-12 weeks and do volunteer teaching in the primary schools in the morning with teaching in a boys orphanage after school or women’s … Continue reading

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Just some of Hannah Godfrey’s pictures of the boys orphanage in Udaipur

Hannah Godfrey Volunteer Vacations have placements for teaching in pre-schools, primary schools and a boys orphanage in the rural hills of Udaipur, Rajasthan, India, plus are looking for volunteers to help with building renovation/redecoration/construction every July.  We also have a … Continue reading

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