Getting ready to start up a Facebook fundraiser to help you afford your semester volunteering abroad with ILP? Awesome! Here's some tips first.
If you're applying or about to head out for your first ILP semester, you may have heard some chatter about head teachers. You may know that you will have one and that you can go back as one, but have you really heard exactly what an ILP head teacher is and does?
Sending a child to volunteer abroad for a semester can be difficult on many levels. Not being with them and trusting that they're being taken care of and in a good environment is high on that list. We want to make it as easy as possible, so we've put together a little guide to show you exactly what you're volunteer will be up to and what is expected of them!
Even after tons of research and asking all the right questions, if you’re still a little nervous to be traveling and living abroad, that is totally normal.
You may be worried about sending your child away for a semester of college, let alone a semester abroad — here’s how you know they are ready.
If you've been accepted to volunteer abroad with ILP, you know that we recommend the ISIC insurance card for all travelers. Are you wondering if this card is actually worth paying for?
One of the scariest parts of sending a volunteer abroad is the idea of anything happening and not being able to reach them. While that is a valid concern, I'm here to tell you there are more ways to reach them quickly than you may realize.
So, you've applied, been accepted, assigned and now you get to see the ever anticipated ILP group list. Who is going to be in your group?
There are really so many perks when you volunteer abroad with ILP, but one of the biggest reasons people choose ILP is because of the groups. Traveling alone can be really intimidating and there are more benefits to having a group than you'd ever think.