Family and homestead help near Dunmore Co. Galway, Ireland

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  • Last activity: 11 Mar 2023



 Min stay requested: at least a week



  • Description


    Looking for short project help.

    Will involve removing paint and repainting a trailer

    Our house is a whirlwind of kids, pets,love & farming.

    Do you think you can help?

    We need somebody who can jump in and help. Life can be busy here but we love to welcome new volunteers into our family team

    We live close to Dunmore Co. Galway. Buses to and from Galway and Sligo pass through our village every day. This a rural place and the local village is 4km away, by foot, bike or car.

    Please write 'Family Farm' in the subject./response. This will let us know that you have read our profile and understand some of our lifestyle.
    Thank you for reading all

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • 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

    We have had a break from hosting.
    We have hosted many volunteers and pride ourselves on their involvement with our family. You will be one of us! This is a cultural exchange, only. A voluntary exchange between parties for not monetary exchange/loss/or compensation.

    We cook & eat eggs, pork, goat and mutton which has been grown on our farm, if you don't think you would like this please don't apply

    Our friends and neighbors are here alot so you can learn from many Irish debates!
    Please mention 'Family farm' in your subject

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    general housework/DIY
    boots are a must as the children love the outdoors
    Hours are not set but you will have plenty of free time.
    Your days off can be spent visiting Ireland many wonders

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent

    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


    Over the next months we can only host 1 person at a time, the bedroom is in our family home.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are flexible with time off, we can arrange your days off to suit everybody
    WiFi in the house
    We have bikes for you to borrow. Alot of nearby cities are a bus/train journey away
    when we can our volunteers join in family activities.
    We want to welcome somebody into our family

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    The WiFi here is good

  • 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?


  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 151234164915

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