Help our family of farmers and home-schoolers in Castiglione Messer Raymond, Italy



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  • Description


    we're a family of farmers laura and francesco with three kids, nina (2011), cosimo (2013) and ada teresa (2018)( that are home schoolers); we live near a little village in abruzzo called castiglione messer raimondo, between gran sasso and the sea... we provide by our selfes for food, cause we grow cereals, vegetables, we have ten families of bees and we change with other good farmers what we need. we also like to give to our kids the opportuinity to grow in the nature and we would like to grow also respect for the difference. so we really need an help at the farm, and to share life and experience with different people

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Babysitting / child care
    General Maintenance
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Language practice
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    hou to grow organic garden in a different way, how to cook healty food, hand made bread and pasta; ricognize wild herbs and their property; how to made soap, for body and for the house....and other about our work/life!

  • Help


    the farm is small, but the tasks are a lot and different, gardening (just organic) hearvests (olives, fruits...) , to chop the wood, build fences for our hens, ...and more, but also we make a soap, the bread....and also different kind of teaching for our kids

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    italiano, english, spanish, deutch and local dialect!

  • Accommodation


    we share the house with helpers, we have three big rooms for them, and we usually share food, we're not vegetarian, but our meal are principally vegetarian, so vegetarian and vegan too are the wellcome

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    we live out of the village, but in thirty minutes by walk is possible to arrive there, it's so small and there's not very funny life, but is beautiful to see, and also the environment, expecially in direction of mountains; if you are a good riders is nice with the bike too (but very climb and disseste road!). the closest city is pescara, in fifteen minutes you can go by walk to the bus stop for the city ( 40 minutes by bus)

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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