All welcome to help out at a our sanctuary in Arnaudville, Louisiana, USA


United States


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  • Description


    Here are unique opportunities for you of consciousness seeking a healthy journey. Here are some unique experiences, to gain empowerment with self healing, and motivated. Help is always welcome for different projects depending on the phase it is in and climate.
    A. the Sanctuary needs TLC overall: (alternative skills flex)
    * Gardening, Landscaping & yard work
    * Carpentry/wood craftsman skills, handy & practical with skills
    * Prairie land tree creative planning & planting.
    * General labor for support, whatever is necessary.

    Active, multi-talented artist and experienced carpenter with expertise in historical restoration, passive solar concepts. I established a sanctuary in Belize for ecology wildlife projects then returned back to Louisiana a decade ago.

    The Sanctuary offers to friends & family a holistic gathering to retreat, this is a private home and gallery, not a BUSINESS..

    This space over the years was built using recycled materials, completely from scratch. This is super cool place on the lake used for private holistic gatherings.
    As a volunteer myself, I have helped to develop an art community in the town of Arnaudville. Our progress and popularity is nationally and internationally recognized by its unique activities and warm hospitality. You can be connect to these activities doing your stay.
    Recently, I attended the HEMP SUMMIT in Austin, to follow up. Bamboo as medicinal study is in my interest.

    Come Join Us, we are real southerns with a heart and we need HELP.

    shoot me an personal email to make quick contact

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • 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

    Learn, exchange knowledge and experience something different.
    At the culture center are numerous French speakers and artists.

    Explore the nature with quality time to feel the presence of good vibes in our natural settings.

  • Help


    Opportunity use your permaculture skills for edibles and shaded landscape.
    Learn to operate a tractor.
    Bond with other Workawayers in the area.
    Opportunity to use energy with alternative ideas.
    One must be HEALTHY, fitted to endure the humidity, heat & cold and to endure physical work.

    Here we practice mindfulness to connect together, to exchange knowledge and experience a
    friendly culture.
    One must be motivated, early riser, clean, drug free zone, non smoker. Low alcohol
    allowed on your off time.

    We are a warm hospitality group of artist, practitioners and volunteers who seek valuable
    activities and relationships.
    Calendar dates are flexible.
    NOTE: (weather)
    The Sanctuary offers natural entertainment with bonfires, yoga, creative music and cooking.

    No baggage, drama, addiction issues and will check your reviews, like you would check mine, in respect.

    This is a private home and gallery, not a BUSINESS..

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Sanctuary: can accommodate 1-4 persons- a single/double beds in tiny rooms, outdoor kitchen & hot shower- We offer a rustic room, heater for winter & fan. The glamping Kitchen is rustic and semi closed- in. Toilet is separate in the central bathroom.
    No pets.
    Close to the town with fun activities.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    There is canoeing, hiking around in nature, birding, kayaking.
    Local eatery, beer brewery social hangouts is happening.

    This is a private home and gallery, not a BUSINESS.
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  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    Fiber High Speed offered free at the Art Center. Regular wifi- land line is good here at the Sanctuary on the Lake.

  • 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

    Flexible - 25 hours max -you can contribute more hours if you wish and create some of your own creation

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Host ref number: 761792921466