Come and stay with us in our lakeside community and try ice skating, fishing, hockey and sledding in Calgary, Canada



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 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

  • Description


    Hey there! I am sorry, at this time we are not taking in any workers.
    Hopefully in the near future that will change!
    Thank you,

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We live in Calgary, Alberta a city in the foot hills of the Beautiful Rocky mountains. 1-2 hours from Banff and the many hiking trails and adventures the Rockies have to offer. Calgary itself is host to the greatest outdoor show on earth during the first two weeks of July. The Calgary Stampede, you can take in nightly dances, live music, rodeo and chuck wagon races, midway and various cultural displays. There are many parks and opportunities to observe wild life. We live in a lake community, so in the winter there is access to ice skating, fishing, hockey and sledding. Summer time offers a small beach, fishing, row boats and paddle boarding. Calgary has both an NHL and CFL team (hockey and football) if sports are your thing...

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    Cooking Supper/ lunches - bagged for kids for lunch
    Midday walk/ dog park for black lab
    Help with keeping house tidy
    Summer time help in garden (small flower garden & raised veggie beds)
    Building... I may need help building those raised flower beds for the veggies!

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Workawayers can expect to stay in the spare room of our single family home, with access to a shared bathroom with a tub and shower. There is a small city back yard that is sunny and fenced. There is a nicely laid out open concept main floor kitchen and dining room, with a deck and BBQ. As well as a hot tub! The main hope is for the workawayer to cook and be creative, that is really where I need help the most. I will buy the groceries and the workawayer will decide what they would like to make, cook it and eat with us. We have no dietary restrictions/ allergies and would like it if you didn't as well. It would be expected that the fam jam (myself and kids!) do the dishes! My hope is that you will become like a part of our family. We have two dogs. NO SMOKING.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Mountains with in an hour of the front door/ parks/ public transportation busing, train close by/ drivers licence an asset/ mix of city life and rural / biking/ hiking/ Aboriginal culture/ farmers markets/ skating/ skiing/ snowboarding/ kayaking/ rock climbing / fishing

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 592717523622