You don't have to go halfway across the world to make the most of your gap.
There are a number of really worthwhile projects you could get involved in – and some may even be on your doorstep.
This section of the website walks you through the various options.
You may be interested in volunteering, or perhaps you are intending to do some paid work to raise some money for future projects.
Otherwise, you may want to use the time to learn a new skill.
Whichever you choose, we've gathered together information on a wealth of companies that offer some top quality services.
Simply type any ideas you have into the search box below, and we'll try and find something for you.