Area: HamburgWe are two familys with three chilldren. We life in a big house (a small farm) with three connected flats (familiy 1, family 2 and our business). Our small farm is located in the outskirts of Hamburg (about 30 kilometers to the city center). Our village called "Hollenstedt" and the next city is "Buxtehude" (8 kilometers distance). We are looking for a girl who wants to live with us like an aupair. we work a lot and need help for the boys (11 and 13 years old). They need help with the homework, learn english, drive to the sport activities... and we need help in the housekeeping like cleaning, laundry, cooking (sometimes), shopping, tidy up, and so on. We offer a cozy guest room with shared kitchen, bathroom and living room. Great organic food. A lot of fun with our animals, incl. possibly riding lessons. Plenty of nature with recreational activities, yet easy access to the cosmopolitan city of Hamburg. … and to become part of our warm-hearted big family! you can life with us like a familymember and learn german (we have also a german-school in the city) because our bussines in our farm we have a lot of guests and other workawayer in our house. you can find our other workaway-profil for the bussines and the farm over here: Germany - area Hamburg - "Enjoy nature, animals and Hamburg supporting a social project - help to renovate a small farm " But its a different field of work there. therefore we draw up an other workaway-profil. here we only looking for a person who want to be like an aupair or nanny for the private-boys. Warm regards, Anna-Lisa and Anne
Area: Peloponsse 100km south of Patras.5km outside of the town of Amaliada.We are a family,greek/australian with 2 daughters age 9 and 7yrs,living on an organic farm. Setting up a eco retreat,building treehouses and strawbail cottages. Permiculture gardens and some livestock. Working towards self-surficenty. If you like yoga, gardening, living in nature, building (in the trees) swimming, hiking, great food and conversation, exchanging ideas, playing with kids, arts and creating fun projects, come and join us. We eat mostly vegetarian food...as much as possible from the farm and surrounding area....we harvest wild food...and only seasonal foods are provided.
Area: ThuringiaNOTICE!!!! ESPECIALLY FOR THE PERIOD DECEMBER TO FEBRUARY 2015 WE ARE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE VERY RELIABLE HERE!! We live in the 30.000m ² plot of an old mill in a secluded location in the middle of the Thuringian Forest (3 miles to the road). We have a couple of goats and dogs. We need help with some projects: Gardening/landscaping work, construction / renovation, but also simply clear out and clean up only. We want to buy our poultry. Our main Project here is renovating a small building with the Intention of making future accomadation. We are a married couple, both architects employ, including us with ecological and sustainable construction. Very nice room and is being considered (with) life in our household. Minimum 2 weeks, longer for time-out with rest possible. In the house will not be smoked! INSBESONDERE FÜR DEN ZEITRAUM VON WEIHNACHTEN BIS FEBRUAR 2015 SUCHEN WIR JEMAND SEHR ZUVERLÄSSIGEN"" Wir leben auf dem 30.000m² Grundstück einer alten Mühle in Alleinlage mitten im Thüringer Wald (3 km bis zur Straße). Wir haben ein paar Ziegen und Hunde. Hilfe benötigen wir bei einigen Projekten: Gartenarbeiten/Landschaftsarbeiten, Bauarbeiten/Renovierungsarbeiten, aber auch einfach nur entrümpeln und aufräumen. Geflügel wollen wir uns anschaffen. Unser Hauptprojekt ist im Moment die Renovierung eines kleinen Gebäudes zum Gästehaus. Wir sind ein Ehepaar, beide Architekten, beschäftigen uns u. a. mit ökologischen und nachhaltigem Bauen. Sehr schönes Zimmer vorhanden und (Mit)Leben in unserem Haushalt ist angedacht. Mindestaufenthalt 2 Wochen, auch für Auszeit mit Ruhe länger möglich. Nur Ralph raucht, aber nicht im Haus! (Notre français n'est pas très bon, mais nous aimerions essayer!) Nous vivons sur le terrain d'un ancien moulin a eau ( 30.000m2) dans un endroit isolé au milieu de la forêt de Thuringe (3 miles à la route). Nous avons un couple de chèvres et des chiens. Nous avons besoin d'aide pour certains projets: Il y a un peu de jardinage / aménagement paysager/ travaux, construction / rénovation a faire mais aussi tout simplement des traveaux de manutentions. Nous voulons commencer un petit elevage de volailles. Notre principal projet est actuellement à la rénovation d'un petit immeuble à la maison d'hôtes. Nous sommes un couple marié, tout les deux architectes employés, en construction écologique et durable. Très belle chambre á l´interieur de la maison avec nous. Un minimum de 2 semaines, plus de temps possible. Dans la maison ne sera pas fumé.
Area: British ColumbiaBob and I moved to the Cariboo in beautiful B.C. approx 4 years ago. We have a horse hobby farm of approx 20 acres. We own 4 horses, 2 dogs and a cat. Bob is a retired Canadian Forces Officer and I work as an Registered Nurse in the community of 100 Mile House.
Area: CameroonJoin our Global Team Summer 2015 - " Make A Difference Volunteering & Cultural Immersion Experience " Unique Experience while Volunteering , and learn about rural village traditions and culture TEAM 2014 IN CAMEROON Joel(Germany),Triona(Ireland)Alexia(Canada)Joan(USA)Petr(Czech Republic These awesome volunteers met in Cameroon for six weeks+ Thank you ALL very much for the amazing work you did from organizing the rural village outreach health fair, people with disabilities entrepreneurship, community connection and helping at the local orphanage, hospitals and local school. “……..once again huge thank you to you for having me over in Cameroon. I had an awesome time, great experience and I am blessed to meet all your friends and other nice Cameroon people. I am very much hoping I will be able to come back and help further with your projects……..” Petr GLOBAL TEAM 2014 Thanking ALL the applicants who contacted us for 2014 volunteering period. Due to the overwhelming offers from workaways, we are adding a second segment as follows for SUMMER 2015 Segment 1: JUNE 1-JULY 7 Segment 11: JULY 1-AUGUST 7 A MAXIMUM OF 6 VOLUNTEERS PER SESSION. NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATION. Our Program offer volunteers from abroad a hands-on six (6) week program during summer holidays to undertake a multi-disciplinary international development experience to deepen their understanding of development issues , combined with a cultural immersion program.Volunteers work on small scalable poverty combating sustainable social and community development projects alongside local people addressing issues -Gender, Human Rights, Health, Food and Nutrition, Conservation, Education and Economic Opportunities. Programs Village Health FAIR Help to bring health care to the remote rural poor villages and to educate them on how to prevent diseases and promote health and wellbeing Setting up a short-term clinic in a remote village ; to allow the people to consult nurse practitioners, medical students and doctors and receive health and wellness education addressing the village health concerns such as Maternal Health, HIV/AIDS, TB, Malaria, together with a more focused cultural immersion component embedded throughout the Health Fair event. Hygiene and good sanitation practices: To teach the village people the importance of good sanitation in improving health and to ensure that villagers understand sanitary practices and the importance of using latrines Community Sustainable Tourism 1 To develop marked trails and maps for visitors 2 Train tour guides to receive visitors 3 To help a small artisan coffee producer develop a coffee tour 4 To program tourism products for website and social media Help setup a Women with disabilities Artisan Center & Crafts Workshops. -Sewing, Crocheting and Knitting, Embroidery groups to produce quality handmade crafts for the local tourist and export markets. 1 To teach design , product development, craft education workshop 2 Photographers/Videographers/Filmakers/bloggers 3 To develop fundraising strategies/grant writing 4 To create communications plan social media and outreach 5 To research access to export markets for their crafts Food Security-Homestead Farming demonstration: To improve health increase food security and reduce malnutrition in children- 1 Teach gardening and horticulture 2 Teach organic farming and improved farming techniques 3 Teach animal husbandry and care in raising animals. People with Special Needs Center Children Holiday Camp AbilityInUs Fun Camp Teach recreational activities, Music, Drama Football coaching, & running Promote the use of fuel-efficient, smokeless stoves, test Solar lanterns: To train in how to construct fuel-efficient stoves using cheap, locally sourced materials. These stoves require less firewood, which helps reduce deforestation and incorporate a chimney into the design. This reduces smoke inhalation whilst cooking, improving health conditions in the community. To test solar power models to solve rural village electricity problems. THINGS TO DO- The village of Akum is a hiker's paradise with trails that lead through winding hillside paths and valleys to Mbatu lake , where you can swim and also visit a famous Catholic pilgrimage site. Other trails winds into the nomadic Mbororo cattle grazers community with majestic panoramic views of the valleys and clouds. Meet a very warm group of people along the way as they go about their routine daily lifestyle. Expect invitations to share a meal with their families. Hike or ride a bike to the King of Akum’s dairy farm, where he will gladly welcome you and tell you all about his dairy project, this breed of dairy cattle are from the Netherlands. He has a true passion for agriculture and the young calf cannot get enough of him. Waterfalls viewing and climbing for the adventurous Getaway trips to other parts of the North West Region and other parts of Cameroon