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Filling the Gap…

Filling the Gap…

Are you in Year 13 and considering a break from formal education?

Independent Gap Advice has stacks of useful information, tips and advice about gap years and more short-term projects that young people can take part in around the world, including:

  • Advice on planning a gap year or short-term project
  • Travel safety tips
  • Fundraising advice
  • Case studies of other people who have undertaken gap years or short-term volunteering projects – examples include Conservation Work in South Africa, Sports Coaching in Peru, Medical Work in Ghana and many more interesting foreign projects!
  • Information and support for people with disabilities interested in gap year projects
  • A database of organisations offering safe and reputable gap year opportunities, with contact details attached

Anyone considering a gap year or short-term project should check out the website – http://www.independentgapadvice.org/ – or contact Lawrence Lockhart at the organisation for personalised support with any gap year-related questions that you might have!

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