How do you think you benefitted from the experience?
“Being able to be abroad alone (without family) gave me more confidence! I benefited from the exposure to different environments.”
What did you learn?
“Favourite learning experience was the cooking lesson, really fun!”
What did you like about the VoluntEars programme?
“The various activities organised!”
What did VoluntEars do well?
“Introducing us others having a common interest or link with the D/deaf community.”
What was your funniest or most memorable experience?
“The surprise massages at the spice garden was the funniest! And most memorable, probably meeting the people at the orphanage.”
"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”