Energetic kids looking for a companion in their everyday activities in the summertime in Oakville, ON, Canada.



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  • Description


    Looking for an energetic female volunteer to spend time with our 3 fantastic kids in the summer time. We are a family of 5, Rodrigo, Vivian, Ivanna (15), Rodrigo (13) & Alonso (9) and looking for a volunteer to help at home with the kids during summer. The kids are very into sports , movies and video games. They speak perfectly English, Spanish and French (Ivanna) and they are very outgoing and social.
    We live in Oakville, ON , 40 minutes away from Toronto and we are planning different activities during summer time as camping and doing some traveling.
    Rodrigo is Mexican, Vivian is Peruvian and the kids were born in the States. Both parents work for a company that manufacture laundry detergent and have both flexible schedules.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Babysitting and creative play
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Volunteers will be able to enjoy the nice weather of Canada during this time of year. Also, will be able to visit places like Toronto, Niagara Falls, Niagara on the Lake and the most famous sightseeing sites in Ontario.
    You will practice English, Spanish and even French. Also, you will learn the Canadian lifestyle. Summer is the nicest season in Canada and you will enjoy the outdoors and very nice places.

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    Projects involving children

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  • Help


    We are looking for a female volunteer willing to assist our kids with activities during summer break (August). The kids love going to the park near our home, riding bikes and to go swimming. Also, we are planing to go camping to Long Point (near Niagara Falls) and to some other places. Usually in summer we try to enjoy outdoor living as much as possible and organize with other friends day trips to towns near the area.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    German: Intermediate

  • Accommodation


    House, your own bedroom and your own bathroom. We want somebody to feel like one more out the family.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Everything is near our house, bus stations, train stations, etc. We are 45 minutes away from Niagara Falls and 35 minutes from the incredible city of Toronto. You will have some weekends off if you wish to plan some activities by yourself. On the other hand, you will be more than welcome if you want to join all the activities that we plan for this coming summer.

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 435181788328