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Join a community close to Turku, Finland

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  • Last activity: 7 Jun 2024

Availability

  2024 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    We are an international community of mixed Finnish, Swedish, Ukranian, Latvian speaking origins.
    Our latest project 560m2 building and 420m2 building in Tarvasjoki Finland. Tarvasjoki is a small community center with grosery shop 300m lokal Lutheran Church 300m
    Farmacy 200m
    Small pizzeria with pool table 1km away. Small River with hiking trail just beside tha buildings.
    Ukranian family and Latvian workers live in our 1st project.
    I have couple free rooms for workawayers on my second building. Both need mantainance uppkeep and garden help.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Elderly Companionship
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability 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

    Learning Finnish culture and about our international living n a friendly safe farming town of Tarvasjoki Finland
    Independent building upkeep project managing, Gardening, Languages are Finnish English Swedish Ukranian and Latvian.

  • Help

    Help

    Buildings need repairs and maintainance. Its an old healthcare center and municipal building.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Finnish: Fluent
    Swedish: Fluent
    German: Intermediate
    Norwegian: Intermediate
    Portuguese: Intermediate

    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

    Accommodation

    We will find suitable lodging for you at either of the buildings. Main house has 21 rooms and 5 kitchen. Smaller house with 9 rooms and 3 kitchen. Both houses are under renovation and help will be required there.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The town of Tarvasjoki is an friendly and safe town with sights and places to visit. Nature hiking beside Tarvasjoki river is just on our back yard.
    Learning the original way of Finnish life. Farming and countryside way of life is cherished in the area.
    Turku shopping is only 40min bussride away if you like that sort of activities. *smile*

  • 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

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    I have a big house with big fenced garden and 40kg dog that barks at first but wery kind.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 25 hours a week - Independent help. Relaxed, Whatever is needed few days a week

Host ref number: 279995329618

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