Indeed, the next four weeks turned out as I hoped. I received fantastic support from all the CCS Staff members. At my work placement, not only did I feel safe and secure, but I met so many wonderful people. The locals were so nice and caring. They took the time to remember my name and always greeted me when I saw them. The cultural activities were loads of fun. Every day, with the exception of Monday's and Tuesday's, we traveled around the surrounding towns with the CCS Staff members as our guides. They explained everything to us in such a patient manner. Workable, flexible, and simply caring, they took care of all our needs. By the end of the four weeks, I felt like I was with family. It was so hard for me to leave. I feel like I need to go back simply due to the fact that I know that I have a home to go to.
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love to get the community involved with more projects. It would be wonderful to get high school or university students to work alongside us. We can learn from each other and build ideas off of each other. Imagine what can be done when multiple perspectives are involved!
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