What words would you use to describe your experience in Sri Lanka?
“Fantastic, cultural experience, eye opening, humbling, fun, friendships, rewarding.”
How do you think you benefitted from the experience?
“Better curry maker, I have a sign for mango, appreciate Deaf education in the UK and made new friends.”
What did you like about the VoluntEars programme?
“Well organised and balanced, flexible to the group’s needs.”
What was your most memorable experience?
“When communication with the local Deaf group clicked and we could all just chat.”
"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”