Big year for international Occupational Therapy in South Africa

Occupational Therapists (OT's) spend their days helping people with sensory, physical or cognitive disabilities to be as independent as possible in all areas of their lives by addressing the social, psychological and environmental factors that can affect patient’s functioning in various ways. 2018 is going to be a big year for Occupational Therapy (OT) in [...]

VACorps End of Year Highlights

  Year after year, VACorps interns experience incredible life-changing moments in their professional placements in Cape Town.  We've had an amazing year with fantastic people exploring future careers and contributing to fantastic local projects. These international internships truly shape rest of your lives forever. You can read some of VACorps first-hand internship experiences here.  With the VACorps program, our [...]

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Athena: VACorps Cape Town’s New Program & Media Coordinator

To kick off our "Get to Know . . . " series, we did a fun interview with Athena Lamberis, our program and media coordinator.  She just joined the VACorps family in October and is delighted to be working with such a dynamic team that is passionate about international education, travel and South Africa.  Find out more about [...]

VACorps Reunion in 2015?

As we approach the end of another amazing year at VACorps, we've reluctantly said goodbye to more incredible people who have rightfully earned their titles as program legends*. The difficult part of our otherwise amazing job is getting to know you well enough that it's very sad to see you go! The upside is that [...]