AFS International

We are getting a team of students for North Jutland's Sports College in August - among other things:

  • an 18-year-old girl who comes from Austria . She will be a student at Nordjylland's Sports Academy from 14 August to 29 June 2025. Sonja is reasonably good at English and is fond of sports – she practices kick biking (at a high level) and judo, among other things. In addition, she plays the guitar and likes to knit. Sonja is a vegetarian.
  • a 17-year-old girl who comes from Flemish-speaking Belgium . She will be a student at Nordjylland's Sports Academy from 14 August to 29 June 2025. She is good at English and passionate about sports - especially athletics.
  • an 18-year-old boy who comes from Mexico . He will be a student at Nordjylland Sports College from 14 August to 29 June 2025. Juan is good at English and is also passionate about sports.

The young people must be quite ordinary high school students at Nordjyllands Idrætshøjskole, but we also want to give them the opportunity to experience life outside the high school. That is why we are looking for good contact families.

Being a contact family for an AFS high school student is a really good opportunity to get to know another culture and another country. At the same time, the contact family will be visited by a person who will be included as part of the family and thus make the family see itself and its surroundings with fresh eyes.

Being a contact family for a high school student is a fairly flexible task. The young person lives at the college and in many cases becomes absorbed in college life. But many also think that it is exciting and pleasant to have a Danish contact family and thus get an insight into life outside the college.

How often and how you are together is something you agree with the young person yourself, but you must be prepared to spend time with the young person approx. monthly.

If this has caught your interest, please contact us via "Contact the Organisation" button.

Read more about the young people and how you can become a contact family at www.afs.dk/kf

AFS is an international non-profit NGO with over 60 years of experience in exchange programmes. We are volunteer-based with local associations all over the country.




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AFS Interkultur Danmark
AFS er en non-profit organisation, baseret på et netværk af engagerede frivillige med fo...
AFS er en non-profit organisation, baseret på et netværk af engagerede frivillige med formålet at arbejde for mere fred gennem interkulturel forståelse. AFS Interkultur er demokratisk organiseret med mere end 2.000 medlemmer fordelt over hele landet og et sekretariat med ansatte på Frederiksberg. Organisationen dækker Danmark med nationale udvalg og 22 lokalforeninger med ca. 500 frivillige, der, i et stærkt fællesskab, skaber gode rammer for interkulturel læring gennem udveksling i Danmark. AFS formidler unges møder med fremmede kulturer verden over gennem skoleophold for udvekslingsstudenter samt frivillige arbejdsophold med et fagligt eller socialt indhold. De frivillige skaber aktiviteter og et netværk omkring de unge og deres familier og deres læringsrejse.
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  • Updated: 24.04.24
  • Expires: 20.08.24
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