Review Volunteer Ella Briscoe in India Jaipur at the Animal Shelter program
1- How was the local ABV Coordinator/staff and the support provided in-country?
Excellent always asking how the project & life in Jaipur is going & happy to sort out any issues the had.
2- What was the most surprising thing you experienced? Name 2
Program: How much experience you can get even you are not required
Host Family: How many Spanish people there were a lot Europeans they are friendly.
3 -Other things volunteers should know before coming here:
(That’s not in the orientation guide)
- Respect for your elders plays a big role in the work place
- Don’t say HI to Indian men.
- Walking out a shop reduces price
6- Personal Paragraph about the experience (ABV Program Testimonial):
Really good experience of India, have had the chance to be a tourist and have a real Indian experience, the rescue center you are insight in to medical problems faced the street animals however due to the “No Kill“ policy impressed me.
7- What was your favorite memory of this trip?:
Program: People I met.
Host Family: Having a birthday cake and having a very Indian weekend.
Country: Choki Dhani and Pushkar.
8- How was the ABV USA support prior traveling?
Good , No problems.
9- What do you think about the reservation system online?
9.2- Who did you find Abroaderview website (keywords, search engine, word mouth to mouth, recommended by .., other)
10 – Are you willing to speak to other potential ABV volunteers?