Africa & Asia Venture
UK organisation that specialises in volunteer opportunities and gap year projects for the ages 18 to 25. Includes video clips, downloadable brochures and contacts.
Offers opportunities to spend summer in the USA, working with children or as support staff on summer camps; describes the scheme and how to apply, with a brochure request.
A charitable run organisation that offers safe gap year opportunities in world-wide destinations. Offers brochure downloads and application forms.
Gap Year New Zealand
Offers New Zealand gap year's ideas, frequently asked questions and details of working holidays.
Global Vision International
Running volunteering programmes in more than 40 countries around the world specialising in conservation and community projects. Highlights featured trips with search options.
Organises a programme of global volunteering and gap year expeditions; includes a brochure, details of the scheme, and contacts.
Offering career break and voluntary placements around the world, with programme details and brochure request form.
A gap year volunteering charity offering placements in countries around the world. Provides details of current vacancies, background on the scheme and how it works, and contacts.
Overseas Job Centre
An online guide to gap years and working abroad with a list of countries, a jobs board and travelling guides.
Organiser of overseas volunteer work placements for gap years, career breaks, and summer placements. Provides a guide to projects and destinations, prices, newsletter, and how to apply.
Xtreme Gap Year
Offers a wide range of gap year sports, activity, conservation programmes, mainly to Thailand, South Africa and Australia; includes a brochure request, and listing of destinations and activities available.
Year Out Group
Association of leading year out organisations offering voluntary gap year placements around the world. Also includes advice, background information and a section for parents.