Volunteer in a holistic center located in the middle of the most beautiful forest and wild nature, South Denmark

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Denmark

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  • Description

    Description

    Our holistic course centre is located in the middle of the most beautiful forest and wild nature, only 17 km away from Scandinavia's oldest (and possibly most beautiful) town: Ribe.
    Spring, summer and autumn we have courses in organic vegetable growing, personal and spiritual development, art, theatre, interpretation of dreams, holistic living, etc.

    We are looking for volunteers to help with practical support of the following areas:

    Tasks at our place include helping in the organic vegetable garden, cooking meals and baking for the volunteers , maintenance jobs such as cleaning the (bath)rooms/corridors, washing up, doing laundry etc. If you are very handy we also have tasks like painting (windows/furniture etc), cutting hedges, ect. Just let us know what kind of task you would like to do!

    Shared accommodation with 2-4 persons a room (male and female not mixed) and a common lounge area.
    The creative area, gym hall and music room can be used when not in use by course participants.

    Meals are vegetarian/vegan.
    Trial period of one week and preferred stay of minimum one month.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Other
    Help in the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Coming here will affect you deeply. We have volunteers from all over the world coming just to be a part of this lovely family. Many volunteers stay or come back because of the great energy and spirit of the place.
    You will learn to be a part of a group working together for a join course. You will learn about Danish culture but also a lot about the culture of other countries as we live together as one big family.
    You can also join in on the daily program of yoga, meditation, concerts and so on, when it is interfering with your shift.
    All in all you will learn about a lot of new things and you may even learn more about yourself.

  • Help

    Help

    Tasks at our place include helping in the organic vegetable garden, cooking meals and baking for the volunteers, maintenance jobs such as cleaning the (bath)rooms/corridors, washing up, doing laundry, etc.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Danish, English, German, Dutch

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Shared accommodation with 2-4 persons a room (male and female separately) and a common lounge area.
    The creative area, gym hall and music room can be used when not in use by course participants.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    As it takes time to get used to the working with the tasks of the centre, we prefer that volunteers stay at least one month as it has advantages for both sides. For us it takes a lot of effort to explain how everything works and things flow seamlessly when we know each other better. For the volunteers the advantages are that you become more free and are able to take more responsibility. And since we are a spiritual development centre you will grow and learn more the longer you stay.

    Directions:
    Take the train to Ribe or Vojens
    From there take bus n°135 in the direction of Ribe
    We can pick you up at bus stop or train station if agreed in advance.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    25 hours maximum

The vegetable garden.
The ocean with their beautiful wide beaches just 45 minutes away.
Enjoying a break with some of the volunteers.
A sunset walk just outside our door.
The old town Ribe just 17km away.
One of the many beautiful evenings outside.
The big garden with lots of places to sit and relax.
One of our flower and vegetable gardens.
Beautiful walks just outside our door.
The workshop / yoga / meditation room.
The silence room.
Room with a view.

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