About Us

We are Yaryna, Yana and Mirjam, Erasmus+ volunteers, volunteering at GSM. Let us introduce ourselves 😊 Yaryna Kobryn Hello everyone) My name is Yara, and I came to volunteer at GSM from Ukraine, Lviv – an adorable city you are welcome to visit especially now since you have a friend there;) Trying to find myself, … More About Us

Who We Are

Who we are… GSM – Youth Services Centre is a youth organization that has been founded by a group of young people in 1985 in Ankara, Turkey. Since its first day, GSM has actively worked in youth field and until today it has created and successfully implemented many national and international youth projects. GSM is … More Who We Are

EVS International volunteering initiatives in Almazan

all2help Almazan, Soria, Spain Placement dates A total of 1 week(s) during the period 01/09/2019 to 30/06/2020 Placement deadline Application deadline: 26/04/2019 Project description The volunteers will be involved in activities at local level in different facilities at the village. The program will be held in public buildings with the support of the town hall. … More EVS International volunteering initiatives in Almazan

Cultural and environmental volunteering project in Acireale-Sicily

Circolo Arci Babilonia Acireale, Italy Project dates A total of 45 week(s) during the period 01/09/2019 to 30/06/2020 Application deadline Application deadline: 30/04/2019 Project description Circolo Arci Babilonia is a social promotion organisation,the main activity is the management of the cultural centre Mistero Buffo. Tasks for the volunteer: supporting of daily management of the youth … More Cultural and environmental volunteering project in Acireale-Sicily

Doing youth work at its origin

CVJM – YMCA Göttingen Göttingen, Germany Placement dates A total of 54 week(s) during the period 01/09/2019 to 31/08/2020 Placement deadline Application deadline: 20/04/2019 Project description Volunteers will involve their social, communicative competences. Our daily task is to be involved in After School Care group, which means to help the School kids (6-10), to do … More Doing youth work at its origin

Les Jeunes s’engagent pour l’Europe

Tambour Battant Mulhouse, France Placement dates A total of 49 week(s) during the period 01/09/2019 to 31/07/2020 Placement deadline No application deadline Project description Tambour Battant proposes 2 placements for a Voluntary Service in Mulhouse (France). The participants will be involved in the project “Les Jeunes s’engagent pour l’Europe” (Young people commit to Europe) which … More Les Jeunes s’engagent pour l’Europe

More Than Words: The Feelings Which Any Volunteer Can Relate To

Have you ever had the feeling that you cannot describe how you feel or what you experienced, as if there is no word which could describe your state, feeling or thought perfectly? Have you ever found yourself in the situation when you had to rephrase yourself for a couple of times so that to be … More More Than Words: The Feelings Which Any Volunteer Can Relate To

Erasmus+ Glossary: Key Notions and Terms

Whether you have been previously involved any of the Erasmus Programmes or still look forward to find the opportunity to join in, the knowledge of key Erasmus notions will help you out to navigate with ease among the diversity of the projects and Erasmus-related terminology. Erasmus+ Erasmus+ is the EU programme for youth focused on … More Erasmus+ Glossary: Key Notions and Terms

Volunteer Tips: What is Good About Problems

by Yaryna Kobryn – When going for a project, one can imagine a perfect scenario where wth is going smoothly and well-set.  In reality, however, the volunteers might face a range of problems – starting from practical/logistical ones taken place at the workcamp up to the interpersonal conflicts or travel complications. Lost bags or valuables, … More Volunteer Tips: What is Good About Problems

Human Rights Cafe: EVS for multicultural understanding

IPC student union Helsingør, Denmark Project dates A total of 30 week(s) during the period 01/01/2020 to 31/08/2020 Application deadline No application deadline Project description The Human Rights Cafe is a space for volunteers and young people to become active global and European citizens by transforming issues of local and global importance to concrete action … More Human Rights Cafe: EVS for multicultural understanding