Area: Schleswig-HolsteinHello. we are Günter, Matina and our child Carolin and we live on a beefarm in the north of germany. It is located between Hamburg and Lübeck which is near to the baltic sea. Günter works as a beekeeper with a lot of beehives. Also we have cats, birds and rabbits living with us. We are looking for help with the work on our bees from now to the end of september. Our Garden is quite big and we have also small jobs to do there. For the free time we have a big swimming pool. The closest town is Bad Oldesloe with shops and a train station. For trips to hamburg or Lübeck it will only take you 30 minutes. We like travelling in our free time. Our english is just the basic schoolenglisch but our daughter speaks good english because she has spent 1 year in New zealand. There a more familymembers which have already moved out. We are happy to show you the area if there`s spare trime. We are non-smokers! No smoking in the house. No drugs. Please no helpers with mental problems. We are not vegetarian but it is possible to adapt to that. We are looking forward to have nice people staying over.
Area: UlsterWe are organic farmers with around 60 cattle.At present we are finishing a stone barn and plan to build an extension to our house. Living in our house is myself and my husband three grown up sons,2 super cute dogs and a cat. We have a veggie garden also. Across the road is a large forest with beautiful walks and stunning scenery. We live 14 miles from Cavan and Monaghan towns. The closest town is two miles away and we can provide you with bikes. We are looking for people to help with the building and maybe in the farm. There are various other jobs available also,depending on your abilities.From September we will have a Finnish student staying with us to improve her English. Everybody in the house has a keen interest in Music and attend regular music sessions. Next door is an Outdoor Recreation centre where some of the boys work and they have a sailing boat,they take regular trips camping,climbing,canoeing,kakaying etc. If you would like to help us out for minimum one month give us a shout and we will email more detailed information.
Area: CataluniaMy husband and I have lived in this beautiful area of Catalunia for 10 years. We harvest olives almonds and carobs on 2 farms. We have 5 dogs 2 kittens ducks , chickens and 2 pigs and 2 goats. We are aprox 4kms from the nearest village of Xerta which is in the Ebro valley alongside the fantastic river Ebro. We live off grid but have a solar system which provides us with power, English TV and Wi Fi. We are also close to the "via Verde" which is a cycle track of over aprox 30kms. We are also building a pool which will prove refreshing after work.If you enjoy walking climbing or just peace and quiet then this is the place to be.
Area: West Africa, AccraPlease be informed that we have opportunity for volunteers who want to participate in building project from now until firther notice .Our classrooms already has enough teacher volunteers. Our school is a centre for vulnerable children which consist for mostly orphans,single parents and others needy children.The total population of the school is 117.We are using this free volunteering opportunity to welcome volunteers to help us in the school with teaching and learning activities.There are local teachers in the school but very less than the number of the children.We need assistance from volunteers to assist these teachers plan lessons for the children, help them prepare meals for the children at school, teach the children in the classroom and attend to children sometimes individually during lessons. Our project is starting an ecotourism campsite projects and we need hands to help us and organise things with us. If also have soap making skills and pomade making ideas to train local women ,you are most welcome Our orphanage is now opened to interested volunteers to help!!come anytime. Other project: We are currectly constructing a 3 classrooms for our orphanage and we are seeking the assistance from volunteers to help us un building processes. You dont have to be a proffesional builder but willing to make your hands dirty,fetching water,fetching sant,making blocks among others. You shall be guided by proffesional builders to complete the project. Minimum stay is two weeks but you can decide to stay longer to explore Ghana or help in the school system if you want.
Area: AlentejoWe're a lakeside Lodge, hosting volunteers to help in the garden, general maintenance to buildings, kitchen help, front of house, waiter/waitressing, bar work, watersports etc etc. Click on the "more" button to read more and see quotes from past volunteers ....