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Lost in the middle of 14 000 ha of forest, we live and run a non profit association who promote autonomy and also a small campsite.
Being volunteers ourselves for a few years around the world, we're also happy to host.
Christophe is chef cuisine by profession and he also got experience in eco construction (working in this field for a few years). He has two boys (9 and 11 years old) who live part time with us.
Liz joined Christophe in 2021. She is a social worker, Chinese energetic therapist and artist.
Stunning scenery, friendly and relaxing atmosphere, originality, home-made, permaculture, conviviality are just a few key-words...
PARTICULARITY for helpers who want to learn by doing :
If you stay minimum one month and have few basic using tools : development of low tech technology project
(We choose together a low technology project depending on the need and your abilities, the length of your stay, time I have to share my knowledge and we design and create your own project which makes sense for you, volunteers, customers, kids, ...)
Helpers are invited to join the family life
The type of jobs changes during the season, ranging from gardening, wood stacking, maintaining the garden run in permaculture way, help in the kitchen, taking care of animals, construction or little low tech project developpment. We ask for a minimum stay of two weeks.
We look forward to hear from you.
Liz & Christophe
Help with Eco Projects
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
learning skills in eco building, gardening, preserving food and cooking, low tech technology, permaculture, animal caring, wood working.
Christophe has been a helper for years around the world and hosts volonteers since 2004 (other website) working on many other projects, mainly ecobuilding.
No special need required, just an interested in this type of lifestyle.
If you're interested in ecobuilding, strawbale houses, permaculture, work and live on a site project, low tech technology tools, art and wood working, gardening, self sufficiency, ...
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.
separate bedroom or caravan.
We are flexitarian, not vegetarian but we can easily cater for vegetarians.
visit of the oldest glass factory of France, lolly factory, blueberry picking, second tallest giant sequoia of France 200 m from home, beautiful surounding for hikes, bike at your disposal, ...
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
This host can provide space for campervans.
with prior notice and agreement.
More than two
Maximum 4 hours a day, 5 days a week
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