Take care of the garden and chickens plus learn about making cheese in Cufre, Uruguay

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Uruguay

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    11/10/2020

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a couple of 60 years old who are in charge of a 14-year-old grandson and a 96-year-old grandmother.
    Every morning a daughter comes to help with the milking of the cows and the preparation of the cheese.

    Somos una pareja de 60 años que tenemos a cargo a un nieto de 14 años.
    Cada mañana viene una hija para la ayuda del ordeñe de las vacas y la elaboración del queso.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    Animal Care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The benefits that volunteers will get will be: cultural exchange, language practice, sharing the table with the family, learn to make bread, cheese, jams, preserves, soaps, recognize medicinal plants, take care of the garden and chickens

    Los beneficios que obtendrán los voluntarios será: intercambio cultural, practica del idioma, compartir la mesa con la familia, aprenderán a elaborar pan, queso, mermeladas, conservas, jabones, reconocer plantas medicinales, cuidar del jardín y las gallinas

  • Help

    Help

    learn to make bread, cheese, jams, preserves, soaps, recognize medicinal plants, take care of the garden and chickens
    We need a person who wants to share tasks with us.
    Here we work María, Hugo and Fernanda.

    Necesitamos una persona que quiera compartir con nosotros las tareas.
    Aquí trabajamos María, Hugo y Fernanda.

  • Languages spoken

    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    The volunteer will have a room with bathroom, bed, bedding and towel.
    Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) are the custom of the family

    El voluntario tendrá una habitación con baño, cama, ropa de cama y toalla.
    Las comidas (desayuno, almuerzo y cena) son a la costumbre de la familia

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    For hours and days off you can visit the small river that is suitable for bathing, visit the small town of Cufre (6 km) or even the bus to go to Nueva Helvecia, Colonia del Sacramento, area of beaches on the Rio de Silver or Montevideo

    Para las horas y días libres pueden visitar el pequeño rio que es apto para baños, Visitar el pequeño pueblo de Cufre (6 km) o incluso los arrimamos al bus para ir a Nueva Helvecia, Colonia del Sacramento, zona de playas sobre el Rio de la Plata o Montevideo

  • 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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    (max 25 hours/week) Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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