We are a couple with five children (but they do not live all year with us).
We have a very big place near the town of Uzes (south of France) with 4 hectares of fields, and a vegetable garden. We have hens, donkeys, and dogs.
We need help to maintain the place nice.
Jean-Marie is a sculptor on wood and cabinet maker, he works at home.
Diane is librarian and works in Uzès.
DIY and building projects
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
They will meet our friends and share our life. They will discover an historical city, with cinema, restaurants, bars, museum... and live in a typical south french countryside.
Jean-Marie will help them with the gardening and every thing, and he can teach them french cooking.
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
Gardening : help in the vegetable garden (permaculture), and with the fruit trees and flowers , depending of the season.
Farming : restaure a field for the donkeys.
General maintenance : painting, cleaning, to do some tyding...
A little house ideal for two persons, with accommodations, kitchen, just near our house.
They will be able to use the swimming pool, and occasionally a car, and share the meals with us if they want.
It is beautiful area, 5 minutes to Uzès, half an our to the towns of Avignon and Nîmes, and one our to the sea. There are buses.
There is a very nice river just near.
We are looking for people who like country side and animals.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week