Help at a Sanctuary and Healing village in Lake Bunyonyi, Uganda



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    We are located at the beautiful Lake Bunyonyi
    We have a Vision to return the world to mama nature. It is a change of lifestyle and quality of life. This is being achieved by living in a low impact , off-grid . eco-friendly environment and in harmony with Nature, and in a more self sustainable manner. The Vision is to return to mama nature through Off Grid, Low Impact,self sustainable living.
    The space is your sanctuary, a place for you to meditate, heal and rejuvenate and be a part of the VISION towards returning to mama nature and towards a better quality of life

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️We want to build Eco friendly houses and dwellings using local materials & recycled and reclaimed material
    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Maintain Local Heritage and empower our community through ancestoral heritage.
    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Introduce Permaculture
    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Organic Farming
    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Hold workshops in Alternative Healing Therapies
    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Hold Yoga Classes
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    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Build Eco Friendly Renewable Energy
    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️Provide Home Schooling to our community

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Elderly Companionship
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • 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

    We are located in the middle of a community and live within them. You will live a local lifestyle like us, the Kichiga tribe and close to the Batwa Tribe.

  • Help


    We live outdoors as much as possible in Tents and thus on a campsite. However we are looking to build some eco friendly dwellings. We are looking for help in maintenance, building, permaculture, organic farming, yoga, healing therapist , teachers and more.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Kinyarwanda (Rwanda): Fluent
    Swahili (Kiswahili): Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We have One Cabin on the Campsite and Several Tents that can accommodate from 1 person to 6 people each.
    Most of us live in the Tents.
    Family with children have first priority to the Cabin.

    We also have two bedrooms available in Kabale Town at the family home,if one can not handle living outdoors on the Campsite. Also families have 1st priorities for the 2 bedrooms in town.

    All expected to contribute in shopping ,cooking n eating together communally.
    As well as House n Site Keeping Together and communally.

    We only charge a small amount for WIFI. It is available at a small contribution, between 1 to 3 dollars per day, depending on how many users.
    The more people the cheaper it is for the WIFI.

    Nearby Resorts ( not all ) also have WI- FI for FREE when buying food or drinks at their restaurants.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are located at The BEAUTIFUL Lake BUNYONYI and near Bwindi Forest ,home to the Gorillas.We are also surrounded by Hot Springs. There is also the Batwa Trail.
    For more on what to do, go to :

  • 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

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 3 hrs Monday to Friday only.

Host ref number: 737691868569