we are Irelands only Monkey Sanctuary , The Sanctuary is run on a volunteer Basic.As all the monkeys have being rescued they are not on public Display, they are Capuchin,Japanese snowmonkeys,Hamadryus Baboons.
All live freely on a group off Islands With in a natural Forest Lakeland setting ,Only way to get to them is by Boat to feed and clean them ,Monkey Caregivers stay in Moblie home Min-um stay is 6,weeks this work involves heavy lifting,repairing monkey houses out in all muddy weathers,So only hardy folks need apply as we have no time for jane goodall wannabe
fruit and veg plus wholefoods allways avaible.but meat and others extras you have bring your self.As most off the Monkeys are EX=LAB they have to be treated with Respect at all times,evening time is best to sit by the lake and watch them play and bond with their own kind with out the interference of anybody else.
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
feeding all the sanctuary animals .cleaning out monkeys houses collecting food sorting recycling rebuilding monkeys houses in all weathers.
mobile home caravans with shower,cooker.woodstove bathroom.
we are up in the wicklow hills near the village of rathdrum.we have a large sailing boat in arklow.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week