International Service was created by volunteers offering their skills across borders. For the last 64 years, our story has shown the power of volunteering and global partnership.


"Some people thought I was brave but mad. It turned out to be the best decision I ever made": Kelly-Marie's Story

April 2017 - Kelly-Marie's ICS Team Leader placement allowed her to take the next step in her career.

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"NCS and ICS gave me the confidence and motivation to do what I'd always wanted": Jianvario's Story

February 2017 - Jianvario's experience of NCS and ICS have opened his eyes to the possibilities of volunteering.

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"Some people say it's good for your CV, but I say it's good for your self": Usama's Story

August 2016 - For Usama Talat, an ICS placement in Ghana was an ideal way to broaden his skills and shape his career plans before heading off the university.

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