A Community in Wales UK needs your help!

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  • Description

    Description

    We love to welcome volunteers at our Community in Wales, Uk as volunteers.

    We are an intentional community currently made up of 2 families, a couple and some young adults. The children here are home educated.
    We also have 2 dogs, 4 cats and 29 goldfish in the pond, bees, 12 chickens and a cockerel. We are interested in sustainable off grid living and eco education( the fun and interesting way),in spring and summer biodynamic gardening and permaculture are a big goal . But over autumn and winter we need practical, fit and fun people!
    And carpentry and building (indoor and outdoor work).

    The centre has guests come to visit to stay in a few rooms rental style. Aswell as a family camp festival week so it gets fairly busy and volunteer help is appreciated then including for set up and pack down of our educational family festival. We also have a home educators day run weekly all year.

    Families are welcome to apply as volunteers. We are particularly interested in those with skills in building or carpentry. In spring 2019 we would welcome permaculture ideally or anybody who will enjoy gardening.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Residents speak english and czech. You can learn about living as a community and alternative education.

  • Help

    Help

    Volunteering is 5 hours a day Monday to Friday. Volunteering jobs include garden maintenance/cleaning/cooking/laundry/lifting/carrying/painting/chicken care/ building and carpentry . We also have ongoing projects like building a playground and outdoor classroom. An ability to get on with tasks and to work as a group or solo- be able to follow instructions and see the task through is desired.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, czech

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have a vegetarian kitchen providing 3 meals a day. Accommodation is in the house.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Local adventures includes Cilgerran Castle, Folly Farm, Manor Park, and the Lammas Eco Project. We are close to the Presilly mountains and not far to the Pembrokeshire coast. The nearest town is Cardigan 20 minutes away but there is a village 2 miles away with local leisure centre where we all go on Saturdays and has shops/Dr etc. At the bottom of our farm track there is a community centre and cafe.

  • A little more information

    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

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week





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