Things to do: Volunteer with Help the Street Children

Help the Street Children/Aiders les Enfants de la Rue is a local NGO founded by a Senegalese alumni of a U.S. exchange program. The organization is committed to increasing access to healthcare and education for street children. Help the Street Children is happy to accept volunteers (French is not required). If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the organization at: helpthestreetchildren@gmail.com. More info: Facebook- HSC.AER

Things to do: Talk 2 Rhonda

If you ever need advice, mentoring, life coaching, or just someone to vent to, call Talk 2 Rhonda at 1-844-432-TALK (8255). The folks on their teams are called Lifestyle Strategists and they also have Life Coaches on board that can help you deal with anything from moving, to connecting with your teenagers, to marriage troubles and much more. They structure it so that you can easily go on their website, www.talk2rhonda.com, and purchase the amount of time you want to speak to a strategist or coach ahead of time. The prices are very affordable and you can conveniently schedule the time and date you want to speak to someone. All calls are confidential. If you have additional questions reach out to Sara Voyard at Voyards@state.gov.