What did you gain from the trip?
“Increased confidence, sense of achievement and wonderful memories with a lovely group of people. “
What did you learn?
“I learned more about the deaf community and about Nepalese culture and traditions.”
How would you describe your experience in Nepal?
“Rewarding, confidence building, adventurous and fun.”
What did you like about the VoluntEars programme?
“It’s a volunteering organisation specifically designed for deaf people. This creates a wonderful bond within the group of volunteers.”
What did VoluntEars do well?
“The organisation and attention to safety was meticulous. However they also created a fun, positive and relaxed environment.”
"I had the opportunity to help fellow D/deaf people"
“The best thing I’ve done in years”
“Valuable, memorable, fun, productive, amazing!”
“A specialised organisation that guarantees the right support - all my worries vanished”
“Working with turtles was the best thing!”
“Enlightening, rewarding, motivating, amazing”
“I grew in confidence and enjoyed helping people”
"I really enjoyed designing and painting the wall mural in one of the classrooms. It was a fantastic experience."
"An enriching and fulfilling experience with an opportunity to embrace Sri Lanka's way of life and culture"
"It's changed my way of thinking and seeing things. Join today because it's brilliant! It's a once in a lifetime opportunity"
"There was an equal balance of work, group activities and sightseeing"
“I knew this was a perfect opportunity”
“I made new friends and was able to use my sign language skills”
“I can’t fault VoluntEars - they run everything smoothly from beginning to end”