Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in North America

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  • Country: Canada
We are a young senior couple (in our 60s) We need some help on our little "farm" and love to show people the lovely area we live in. We have 3 other people who live on our property as well.

  • Country: United States
There are two people, two dogs, and two cats in our house. Our home is happy and relaxed and we like to laugh and keep things positive and joy filled. We could use general help with keeping our home and yard maintained both inside and out.

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 5
We are a mother and daughter team, ages 68 and 24, living near Tweed, in Eastern Ontario, 40 kms north of Belleville, halfway between Toronto and Ottawa. Our farm has been in the Vander Wey family since 1958, but it was first established as a farm ......

  • Country: Canada
We are a family of three living on the Sunshine Coast of beautiful British Columbia, Canada. If you like the vibe of small towns and also like to feel surrounded with trees and ocean, you may really enjoy staying with us. My name is Kendra, and my ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 9
HI! ! I live in Muskoka Lakes , Ontario's premier cottage country. I have some general house repairs needed to be fixed. I am looking for anyone with experience in general carpentry. I have traveled extensively in North America, Europe and ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 3
Hi there! My boyfriend and I are looking for help this upcoming summer, fall and winter for our sled dog kennel, located in the Nisbet Forest of Saskatchewan, Canada.

  • Country: Canada
We (Scott and Tara) live in a log home with outbuildings on Teslin Lake, Yukon Territory, Canada. Our house is quirky; and our property is quiet, beautiful and serene. We have an active two-year old husky/lab mix who is a member of the family. We ......

  • Country: United States
  • Feedback: 9
We are a family that lives and works in the Great Plains region of the United States. The community in which we live is small with around 24,000 people. Industry here is cattle ranching and railroad. This community was also the home of Buffalo Bill ......

  • Country: United States
  • Feedback: 2
We are Dan and Kimmy, the owners of an old dairy farm that we are bringing back to life in the Champlain Valley. Our main goals of the farm are overall farm renovations, a grass-fed micro dairy, a space to brew farmhouse ales in and a farm store to ......

  • Country: United States
40 acre ranch in the clouds. Wonderful views. Beautiful tasty spring mountain water. Everything is grown organic. Soil health is important. I have 2 horses, 3 medium size dogs, & 2 small house dogs. I love gardening and music. I'm easy going & avoid ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 2
  • Host offers payment
Part help exchange / part paid We are looking for a couple (ideally, it's more fun!) wishing to spend the summer season in the forest. The offer is part help trade and part paid work. People wanting to gain small scale farming experience will be ......

  • Country: United States
  • Feedback: 25
We are a relaxed retired couple hoping to better maintain our gardens, house and pool for the summer. Our children are grown and out of the house so we could use some helping hands.

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 2
This is a new adventure for us - Joe & Mary. We are a married couple, 60 years old, engineer and accountant, English-speaking and studying to learn French. We moved to the beautiful eastern townships of Quebec two years ago where we found the ideal ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 10
Come and learn about permaculture, a truly sustainable farming system! The farm is built around permaculture principles, which ensure that the farm is run in a way that enriches the soil rather than depleting it, uses water wisely and integrates all ......

  • Country: Canada
This is a back to basic homestead, where we grow, raise and preserving food while encouraging other's to do the same. Tours are available in the summer months. Prime season for helpers is May to October. Just 20 minutes south of Algonquin Provincial ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 8
We are a family of 5 (2 adults and 3 children - 2 boys of 9 and 13 y.o., and a girl of 11 y.o.). I am a web programmer (working at home) and my spouse is an administrative assistant for a taxlawyer. We also have 3 cats. We live in a house in the ......

  • Country: Canada
Hello; We are looking for help for our little family. We are young parents of a little boy of 10 months (Timothy) with a beautiful big dog Ariel (American Akita) 4 years old and we just bought our first house. Timothé goes to the daycare on Monday ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 3
I am looking for help with a 15 room motel in Lunenburg. This is a tourist destination and the motel is busy in the summer. The work involves talking with guests and using a computer. There will be plenty of time to explore this picturesque UNESCO ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 2
If you are looking to live in the country and experience life with a real redneck cowboy family, we are it! We are a busy family of five- two girls and a boy all under the age of 8. Our son is just a year old. We Ranch for a living, and I make and ......

  • Country: United States
  • Feedback: 9
We are a family of 4. Our children, two boys, are 9 and 10. We are a busy, outdoorsy family; socializing with friends, and traveling to the areas nearby. However, we also enjoy spending time at our home and hike Red Rocks.