Enjoy life with our family in the forest in Fagervik, Finland



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  • Description


    We are a family living in the forest w. spring lake in a small community 1 hour west of Helsinki. We are creating and building an amazing Eco-house and place with pond and food forest. We are surrounded by wilderness and beautiful lakes.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Its a beautiful place, peacefully in the forest. Our houses are all build by ourself. We sometimes have talking or singing/music/dance circles with the hole community in the Dragon Temple. You can bring in new Ideas or learn something about food forest gardening,,eco-building and community work.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    We need some help with playing with the children or drive kids to school. We also create a permaculter garden,we can need help in creating new plots and working on the ground, bringing Alpaca -Manure ect.We need help w building greenhouse and eco-house mostly cob and clay work and need to maintainance of land.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Swedish: Intermediate

  • Accommodation


    Kotta (simple rustical tiny house), or camper van with electrical heating.. Im a passionate cook, you will recive deliciouse food, or you can also cook sometimes If you like. We only have simple compost outdoor toilets.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    You can enjoy the pureness of the nature, forest, lakes and the very fresh air. Every friday there is a dance happening in a closer town, I have a car or other people in the community are driving to different places every day, If you wish sometimes to have a lift and see an other village/area.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • 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

Host ref number: 656164527145