Summer Work Travel Community Support Groups

Community Support Groups provide support to Summer Work Travel (SWT) exchange visitors and assist in providing a safe and successful experience for those exchange visitors who temporary live and work in their local community, building a sense of comfort and belonging. Community groups identify systemic issues and concerns in their area, find solutions and coordinate forums to educate the community and businesses regarding the Summer Work Travel program.

COMMUNITY SUPPORT GROUPS WEBSITES (if applicable)
Bethany Beach, DE N/A
Block Island, RI http://www.internationalstudentcenter.wordpress.com
Branson, MO http://www.bransonj1.com/
https://www.facebook.com/bransonmoj1
Cape Cod (Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard), MA https://sites.google.com/jhyer.com/j1outreach/home
http://www.hellosummerj1.com/
http://midcapej1housing.org/
Destin, FL http://othersofdestin.com/
Door County, WI http://dcbridges.org/
https://bit.ly/2un0f0L
Frisco, CO http://www.coloradoj1.com
Galveston, TX https://www.facebook.com/groups/J1Galveston/
Harrisburg, PA http://www.ihousehbg.org/
Hilton Head, SC N/A
Kittery, ME and Portsmouth, NH https://www.facebook.com/J1Seacoast
Lake George, NY http://www.LGStudentConnection.com
https://bit.ly/2Gmw7Y2
Lake Tahoe, CA TBD
Myrtle Beach, SC http://www.myrtlebeachj1students.com/
https://www.facebook.com/Myrtle-Beach-J1-Students-348629991825399/
Ocean City, MD http://ocworkforce.com/
https://www.facebook.com/OCWorkforce
Ogunquit, ME https://www.facebook.com/groups/communitysupportJ1ogunquit/
Okoboji, IA https://okobojiworks.com/; https://www.facebook.com/groups/OkobojiISOP/
Old Orchard Beach, ME http://www.oobj1.com/
Outer Banks, NC http://www.obxisop.com/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/outerbanksinternationalstudents/
Panama City Beach, FL https://www.facebook.com/PANISOP/
Park City, UT http://www.parkcityj1.com
Sevierville, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, TN http://j1sisop.com
https://www.facebook.com/groups/882013301925303
Put-in-Bay, OH N/A
Rehoboth Beach, DE http://www.j1rehoboth.com/
Sandusky, OH https://www.facebook.com/J1SanduskyOhio
Virginia Beach, VA http://www.vbisop.org/
Wildwood, NJ https://www.facebook.com/CommunitySupportGroupWildwoodNJ/
Williamsburg, VA https://www.williamsburgcc.com/isop
https://www.facebook.com/groups/748525768669176/
Wisconsin Dells, WI http://dellsworkforce.com/
http://www.facebook.com/Dellsj1s
 
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Community Support Groups Strategy DocumentThis is a sponsor driven document for establishing and maintaining a Community Support Group to support the Summer Work Travel program in a local community.