Year Out Group- Gap Year Information - National Information

Please note this information has been extracted from the Year Out Group website

The Year Out Group is an association of leading year out organisations that was formed in 1998 to promote the concept and benefits of well-structured year out programmes, to promote models of good practice and to help young people and their advisers in selecting suitable and worthwhile projects. The Year Out Group is a not-for-profit organisation. The suggestions and guidelines included on this web site have been produced by the Year Out Group and are intended both for people planning a gap year and parents, teachers and other advisers that may have an interest in helping people select a suitable and worthwhile project.

You can find information and services on:

  • Benefits of gapping
  • Planning a gap year
  • Insurance advice
  • Health advice
  • Locations, activities and providers
  • News
  • Information for parents and advisors
  • Useful contact information

For more information visit the website.

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