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Join our team to create a co-housing project at an old farm in Champagne, France

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  • Last activity: 21 May 2024



 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks



  • Description


    We just start to build a co-housing at 2 family.
    One is living hier half of the time, ours is totally living here.
    Our family is composed of
    Pascal my husband,
    Maël our son (8years)
    Clarence et Louison our twins (6years).

    The other family has also 3 childs 😉

    So we living in a old farm, with chicken, sheep, cat and dog.
    We want create new houses inside barn, create a hudge vegetable garden.
    We are in a decreasing dynamic.
    We're doing a lot of things ourselves.
    We are looking for meeting people, learn from each other, share experiences....
    So let's wright us a message to know if we can do something together and have a good experience.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will practice french with kids and us.
    We can give you advice to visit the area, to find good french cheese.
    We can learn gardening and building.
    We will be happy to discover the specificities of your country (dishes, traditions, dances ....)
    We're very open mind and like share différent expérience and point of view about everything (éducation, politic, choose or life, food....)

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    You can help us for a lot of thing, I give you few exemple :
    Break wall or flour
    Clean old spaces
    Build dry toilet, bird nest....
    Help to create vegetable garden
    Take care of animals
    Ponctually take car of child
    Help for all in a house (cooking, cleaning...)

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    The bedroom has a bed or sofabed.
    You have space in a shelf.
    We will share the rest of the house.
    We suggest taking meals together. We are flexible and love to cook and experiment with the family, including with children. But it is quite possible to take meals apart from time to time.
    If necessary, we are used to adapting to food allergies.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Saint Benoist sur Vanne is a city between Sens and Troyes, there is bus 2 time a day.
    There is train in 4 for city at around 30 or 40 minute by car.
    There is a lot walk to do around, a lac at 5km.
    Different historical monuments and church with stained glass.
    We have champagne 🍾

  • 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

    Nous avons un espace dédié au camping car et tente. Donc un van aménagé cela fonctionne aussi.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    We're totally agree you come with your animal if he's social and kind with child, dog, cat, 🐓 and 🐑.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 456222522859