Help us take care of our geodesic dome resource and lodging center located in the heart of nature in Beuport, Canada




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  • Description


    Welcome to the Center de l'Hêtre, a center located in the middle of the forest whose values are to take care of oneself, the community and nature. To do this, we welcome people in search of healing and workshops such as yoga, meditation, dance ... We offer yoga, coaching, meditation packages which are accommodated in our 2 yurts and 6 geodesic domes. From spring 2021, the construction of a community building with a collective kitchen and a training room.

    We are a beautiful little family of 4 (2 children, a boy & a girl) living in an ecological house.
    There is a beautiful lake for swimming and hiking trails in the forest. You have access to paddle board and canoe in the summer and to yoga, meditation.
    We ask for 5 hours/day, 5 days/week.

    Bienvenue au Centre de l'Hêtre, un centre situé en pleine forêt dont les valeurs sont de prendre soin de soi, la collectivité et la nature. Pour ce faire, nous accueillons des personnes en quête de ressourcement et des ateliers comme le yoga, méditation, danse...Nous offrons des forfaits de yoga, coaching, méditation dont l'hébergement se fait dans nos 2 yourtes et 6 dômes géodésiques. Dès le printemps 2021, la construction d'un bâtiment communautaire muni d'une cuisine collective et salle de formation.

    Nous sommes une belle petite famille de 4 (2 enfants, un garçon & une fille) qui vivons dans une maison écologique.
    Il y a un superbe lac pour se baigner et des sentiers pédestres en forêt. Vous avez accès au paddle board et canot en été et aux séances de yoga, méditation.
    Nous demandons 5 heures/jour, 5 jours/semaine.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Projects involving children

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  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    A nice community experience, sharing and co-creating. We are vegetarian.
    Une belle expérience de communauté , partage et créativité. Nous sommes végétariens.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    As of July 29, 2021, we are looking for 2 autonomous and motivated volunteers to help us take care of our superb resource center. From welcoming customers, to maintaining the accommodations, to taking care of the permaculture gardens and the laying hens, this is the involvement required for a varied and enriching experience. In an eco-community setting where activities to exchange, meditate and celebrate life are planned! Volunteers are welcome to bring their colors to these meetings and to the work! Ideal for 2 people who travel together and speak French!

    Thank you for your help
    We ask for 5 hours/day, 5 days/week.

    À compter du 29 juillet 2021, nous sommes à la recherche de 2 volontaires autonomes et motivés qui nous aider à prendre soin de notre superbe centre de ressourcement. De l'accueil de la clientèle, à l'entretien des hébergements en passant par s'occuper des jardins en permaculture et des poules pondeuses, voilà l'implication demandée pour une expérience variée et enrichissante. Dans un cadre d'éco-communauté où des d'activités pour échanger, méditer et célébrer la vie sont prévues! Les volontaires sont bienvenues à apporter leurs couleurs à ces rencontres et au niveau du travail! Idéal des personnes qui parlent français !

    Merci de votre aide!
    Nous demandons 5 heures/jour, 5 jours/semaines.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Authentique chalet en bois.
    Authentic wooden chalet.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Lot of hiking close by with beautiful view. Canoe and nature!
    La nature est riche en balade en canot, paddleboard, en raquettes ou à pied.

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 625284131386