Join our family and help us with eco projects, gardening and the kids in Boutenac touvent , France



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  • Description


    Hello everybody :))

    Summer is coming... and we are looking for a team of volunteers !

    We are a family of 3 generations (grand-parents, parents and children).
    We are chill, flexible, trustworthy, friendly, and respectfull and we would love to share these same qualities.

    From now untill as long as possible we can invite for some Nice persons who are ready to help us here with:
    -renovation projects
    -Help with eco projects
    -Bb sitting and creativeplay

    About the place,
    Located in the department of Charente-Maritime, in New-Aquitaine, ( 20 min from royan and 1h from bordeaux and la Rochelle)
    In a typicall charentaise property , in the middle of the nature and near the sea.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • 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 love to play music (guitar) , do art/decoration projects, cook & garden. We share/learn about other cultures.

    We are in an idyllic location in the middle of the countryside and the proximity of Ocean (20min by car)
    Just behind the property are magnificent walks through the many local vineyards.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    We need help 5 hours a day 5 days a week :
    *In the garden
    * In the house :
    Painting walls
    Remove old carpet
    Renovate old ground (wood flooring)
    Restorate and paint old furniture

    It is also possible to help with simple house things like cooking lunch and diner, cleaning up,or also baby sitting for our 4 children ( 3,4,5,6 y.o).

    If you  know how to do projects with your hands,
    if you like to be a part of a team,
    if you are enthusiastic, hard working, dynamic, resourceful, imaginative... pro-active people,
    YOU are greatly welcomed!

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    French: Fluent
    English: Intermediate

    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


    There is 5 differents houses and you will have one for you, to be independant when you have your free time.

    We provide bed sheets, blankets, towels for our guests.
    Food wise we like to go to the market and get fresh local organic fruits and vegetables. Also meat or fish once in a while.
    We have some bikes that can be lent. The ocean is about 12km away.

  • 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

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

Host ref number: 988188747568