We Purchased an old school close to Koli national park which is the national scenary on Finland. We are renovating it and creating a permaculture yard and greenhouse for growing food and other plants. We are a new family with 3+5 youngs, ages from 12 to 24 years, youth will be only partially here and we also have to visit capital area every now and then.
Help with Eco Projects
DIY and building projects
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
Help with Computers/ Internet
You can take part in happenings, help making permaculture garden a reality with our skilled permaculture experts, help in painting the house and other renovations. Enjoy the beautiful nature close by Koli National park and lake Höytiäinen.
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
renovating, gardening, forest & timber work, helping in cooking, household etc.
This host offers a language exchange
We all speak those languages, Johanna has fluent German, Mikko has forgotten a lot of it and could prep it :)
Old school building - we can give you own room or shared room depending on the situation.
In the school there will be courses and retreats hopefully soon.
We enjoy outdoors, nature, swimming, sauna... you can use bicycles freely and also we have a boat on a nearby lake.
We are not vaccinated and we do not wear masks - we encourage people to live healthy and happily.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
We have good internet here and are going to upgrade it to fiber optical connection in the summer time. We also work online a lot and have web dev projects...
plenty of parking space here.
we have to talk about this first, but probably yes.
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week