How do you think you benefitted from the experience?
“I have the potential to tolerate spiders.”
What did you learn?
“A lot about Sri Lankan culture. Not to sweat the small stuff.”
What did you like about the VoluntEars programme?
“Everything. Variety of different activities, but all fun and different.”
What did VoluntEars do well?
“Informative. Great balance or work and play. Pest control!”
What was your funniest or most memorable experience ?
“My favourite moment was the Sri Lankan sign class. The funniest, there were too many to name!”
"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”