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What can Volunteers expect from VfE?

  • An opportunity to contribute to the work of the host YMCA.
  • Personal development, widening of horizons and a learning experience for life.
  • Personal support to ensure integration into th elocal community.
  • An opportunity to meet other young people an dinternational volunteers.
  • Ongoing supervision in the placement.
  • A personal mentro (to exchange views and to advise on any difficulties.
  • Suitable board and lodging.
  • Pocket money and insurance.
  • Language training where necessary.
  • Preparation training (mid-term evaluation where placement is under EVS criteria).
  • Description of the work placement and tasks.