Be a part of our active family and help with our home and horses near Askeby, Denmark



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 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

  • Description


    In our family we are all active in each way.
    Two of us enjoy long walks with the dog, one of the boys enjoy working at a farm nearby, driving tractor and do other farmer jobs.
    We spend some time with our horses, and you like you are welcome to ride one of those.
    Gaming is one of the favorite things to do, if you ask one of the other teenagers.
    We like preparing our meals and do it ecological as possible.
    We like different kinds of music and go often out listening to music different music venues.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house
    Animal Care

  • 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

    At first you can learn the language Danish. Master of the house is a bricklayer and manages to do a lot of other crafts – he is able to learn you a lot.
    You are welcome to spend time with the youngsters of the house, play computer and so on.
    Besides there is a lot of cultural activities such as small concerts, galleries of all kinds and a magnificent nature.

  • Help


    We are a married couple in the early sixties living in the countryside together with 3 foster children at 14, 16 and 17 years.
    Our house is very large, about 400 square meters, we have stables to our sheep and horses, and need a person to help with cleaning and repairs outside as well inside the buildings.
    We live on a tiny island, but do not worry, there are 2 bridges to the mainland and have you got a driver's license you can borrow a car.
    The nature at the island is very beautiful and with many variations.
    Besides horses and sheep, we have a dog, 2 cats and 5 chickens.
    It is necessary you can deal with tool and be independentd, but of course you will be guided andmost of the time not work alone.

  • Languages spoken

    Danish: Fluent
    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    You will be included in the family as a family member. You will of course get your own room.
    You will eat with the family and you are more than welcome to spend spare time with us.
    We are very proud of our island and we love to show it to friends.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    As I described we live in the countryside, there is a village near by (1,8 km), the capital of the island is 12 km away and houses around 4000 inhabitants. In this city there is a cinema, a library, a museum and lots shops and supermarkets, 2 different fitness centers.

  • 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?


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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 931321138355