Help with clay plastering and house renovation in Silesia, Poland



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  • Description


    I am Olga. I live with my two sons Kazik 7 years old and Zdzis -3,5 years old in a straw bale house in a small village. I like simple life and wild nature. We live in a friendly community of farmers, artists and craftsman.
    I am a dance, movement and bodywork practioner. I produce natural cosmetics and soy wax candles. I run a small permuculture garden. With help of my friends I make a renovation of a tiny house.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Help around the house
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The volunteer can experience a quite and simple life and at the same time take advantage of cultural events and initiatives that happens in our village (concerts, music and dance jams, workshops etc.). You can meet horses, cows, goats, hens, ducs, goose grazing outdoor.
    You can meet here friendly villagers and very possibly citizens of all over the world who come to rest in the agrotourstic eco-farm.
    You can benefit from all the goods of wild nature – hills with old beech forrest with small streams, places where grows wild herbs and wild eatable plants.

  • Help


    I will welcome help with clay plastering of the walls, general building skills are welcome, help in cooking and garden maintanance.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    French: Beginner
    Hebrew: Beginner
    Russian: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    There are few types of accommodation depending on availability: a caravan with own kitchen, tent and a tiny house.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    After helping you have a chance to go horseriding, learn slacklining, rent a bike... and do many other exciting things. You can take part in movement and dance classes, music jams, graphic, pottery or other art workshops, concerts, spectacles that are organized in Nowina village.
    You can explore bycycle and pedestrian trails of Strzelinskie Hills. You can visit an old Cistercian monastery im Henrykow and learn about famous Book of Henrykow. Closest small town where we do shopping is Ziebice. It's worth to visit there a unique Museum of Household Equipment.
    Nowina is 6 km from the train station. Wroclaw - the closest big city is 45 min by train. You can also arrange car-share rides with inhabitants or tourists that travel from Nowina to the cities.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day 5 days a week

Host ref number: 147823329273