1. Can I decide where I
want to live?
TLG is a nationwide
program and due to the needs of each region we reserve the exclusive right to
determine TLG Volunteer placement.
Applicant placement preferences will only be taken into account when
they are absolutely necessary (i.e. medical).
2. Will I have internet access?
The majority of schools
will be equipped with computers and internet access. Volunteers can bring their
laptop computers; USB internet modems are available for you to purchase. The
prices and coverage areas vary from company to company;
I receive mail or packages?
someone sends a package to you in Georgia, make sure to check all the rules and
regulations regarding postal service. Please be advised that the rules and
regulations are subject to change without warning. Please see the manual
4. I am a vegetarian – will this
be a problem in Georgia?
Vegetarians are not very common in Georgia, but
maintaining a vegetarian diet is definitely possible. Georgians eat lots of
bread, cheese, fruits, vegetables, pasta, and nuts. If you explain to the
family that you cannot eat meat, they will understand and try to cook meals
that take your needs into consideration.
Additionally, many restaurants offer a vegetarian “fasting menu” for