Help in the house and in the field near Quebec City, Canada

  • Canada
  • Favourited 522 times
  • Last activity: 7 Dec 2023



 Min stay requested: No minimum



  • Description


    We are a dynamic, working and sociable couple, Julie and Yvon, 47 and 59 years. We live in Saint-Basile. We are has 40 minutes of Quebec and in 15 minutes of the river St-Laurent with a car. Several square has to make you discover in the told of Portneuf. We like learning of other language, other culture, we like laughing, we like the life and we are always joyful!

    We would like to have honest, dynamic and resourceful people who are able to work alone. Because we are two workers, Yvon full-time and Julie part-time. We need help in several domain, garden, cooking, maintenances of the house and also to help us has to renovate our house. We built a garage to make a workshop of Cabinetmaking, we would like to end it to be able to the used completely. Thus, full of possibility of works to come to our place.

    Nous sommes un couple dynamique, travaillant et sociable, Julie et Yvon, 47 et 59 ans. Nous demeurons à Saint-Basile. Nous sommes à 40 minutes de Québec et à 15 minutes du fleuve St-Laurent en voiture. Plusieurs places à vous faire découvrir dans le comté de Portneuf. Nous aimons apprendre d'autres langues, d'autres cultures, nous aimons rire, nous aimons la vie et on est toujours joyeux !

    On aimerait avoir des gens honnêtes, dynamiques, et débrouillards qui sont capable de travailler seul. Car, nous somme deux travailleur, Yvon a temps plein et Julie à temps partiel. Nous avons besoin d'aide dans plusieurs domaines : jardin ,cuisine, entretiens de la maison et aussi nous aider à rénover notre maison. Nous avons construit un garage pour faire un atelier d'Ébénisterie, nous aimerions le terminer pour pouvoir l'utiliser pleinement. Donc, plein de possibilité de travaux pour venir chez nous.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Language practice
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    We do not look for anybody in particular, because our works can adapt themselves according to the person who is going to come. If you like the works of joiner's workshop, painting, you love work the wood, our house needs to be to renovate. But if you love more worked in the cooking, the domestic or other maintenance, we also need!
    We offer lunch and dinner, for the morning you have a small kitchen at your disposal.

    For all those who need a letter to come to our country please do not contact us, as we do not make a recommendation for your visa

    Nous ne cherchons pas quelqu'un en particulier, car nos travaux peuvent s'adapter selon la personne qui va venir. Si vous aimez les travaux de menuiserie, peinture, vous aimez travailler le bois, notre maison a besoin d'être rénover. Mais si vous aimez plus travailler dans la cuisine, entretien ménager ou autre, on a besoin aussi !
    Nous vous offrons le repas du midi et celui du soir, pour le matin vous avez une petite cuisine a votre disposition.

    Pour tout ceux qui ont besoin d'une lettre pour venir dans notre pays ne pas nous contacter svp,car nous ne faisons pas de recommandation pour votre visa.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    French: Fluent
    English: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation


    At your disposal a room with double bed or single bed with wifi is offered.

    À votre disposition une chambre avec lit double ou lit simple avec wifi vous est offert.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We have a dog who share our life. They often come to us to go around by car finally to discover another region. There are people who like to discover another culture to learn about people's lives.

    Nous avons un chien qui partage notre vie. Ils nous arrivent souvent de nous promener en auto enfin de découvrir d'autres régions. On est des gens qui aiment découvrir d'autres cultures en apprendre sur la vie des gens.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    Nous avons un grand stationnement, pouvant accueillir plusieurs voiture sans problème.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4/5 heures par jour max, 5 j/sem.

Host ref number: 959744211517

Feedback (47)



These are extra optional ratings when members leave feedback. The average rating left for each option is displayed.

Accuracy of profile: (5.0)

Cultural exchange: (5.0)

Communication: (4.9)

Farm/Horse experience in Rocky Mountains, Canada.
Large yard welcomes help near Victoria BC, Canada