Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in North America

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Helping out with tasks in the woods in the Copper River Valley of Alaska in USA
  • Country: United States
My name is Brad and I live in Southcentral Interior Alaska. I have about 7 acres of forested land that I've been maintaining and clearing for many years. My property is located in a 'relatively undiscovered' beautiful part of Alaska. It is located ......

Come help our family and experience our paradise Island in Mar Chiquita, Puerto Rico
  • Country: Puerto Rico
  • Feedback: 1
So it's Been 2 yrs since the hurricane and I use to help my husband but now I take care of mom who has it's been tough and slow going, really could use a good person, it is a country property (mom's) and our property needing repairs and ......

Experience life on a small farm following agroecological principles in the City of Vancouver, Canada
  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 13
My name is Liam and I've been here as a Work-Away since November, an opportunity came up to be part of the team during my stay and I didnt think twice, so i'm now here for the foreseeable future! Part of my responsibility is to coordinate you and ......

Au Pair for a beautiful little girl in Quebec, Canada
  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 5
Hello to you, The most beautiful house wishes to welcome you. The universe you could live in here is inspiring: a LEED Platinum certified house, self-sufficient in energy, surrounded by an abundant garden and a forest to dream about. Even the ......

Enjoy mexican culture whilst helping at our hostel in San Cristobal de Las Casas, Mexico
  • Country: Mexico
  • Feedback: 18
Hello! We are looking for volunteers to help us with the tasks of the hostel. The hostel is in downtown San Cristobal de las Casas.We have a house with good vibes, where travelers with travelers form a family, quickly. We have musical instruments, ......

Help us on our family farm in the beautiful upper Olympic peninsula of Washington state, USA
  • Country: United States
Welcome to our farm! We moved to WA in 2002 from the Bay Area of northern CA. I was a professional illustrator, artist and muralist, then sign maker/window painter for over 20 years, now retired, I am living my dream life of having a small farm and ......

Help me in my house and enjoy neater in South Okanagen BC
  • Country: Canada
I have happily retired since 2013 and bought a house with 53 acres in the wilderness of southern Okanagen. I would be happy if I could get help to finish the garden and to realize my "Atelier" project. I want to convert the outbuilding into a studio ......

Live and help in a mature rainforest in the Pacific Northwest an hour from Portland, OR, USA
  • Country: United States
  • Feedback: 6
We've got nearly 200 hundred acres of mature forest and wildlife habitat here in the Pacific Northwest. We have some rustic camping cabins and a community lodge with bathrooms and a kitchen. A creek and river meet at one part of the property and we ......

Beachtown living, community strengthening and hanging out with an awesome 7 yr old in Haiti
  • Country: Haiti
I'm a midwife. Been at it 12 yrs. Moved from Canada to Haiti after the 2010 earthquake to help with relief efforts. Humanitarian at heart, I opted to stay and this has become home. We live in a smallish city called Jacmel in the southeast of Haiti, ......

Help out in the house and live with a family in Quebec, Canada
  • 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 ......

Come learn french with my adorable daughters in Quebec, Canada
  • Country: Canada
Single mom with 2 girls aged 5 and 8, looking for some help around the house (female worker only!) . We are living an hour from Montreal in the eastern townships region. Our neighbourhood is full of kids and young families. Our city has a beautiful ......

Family looking for a little help around the house in Valemount, Canada
  • Country: Canada
Part time paramedic and hotel bartender living in the heart of the Canadian Rockies an hour from Jasper Alberta. Single mom with 9year old boy and an American bulldog 😎 we are looking for someone to help out in evenings in our spacious home. We ......

Bedroom in downtown Toronto in exchange for help cleaning, paining, renovations. Ontario, Toronto
  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 1
I am a student living in Toronto. I live in a small apartment in the downtown core of Toronto near the Yonge and Dundas square. My neighbourhood is gentrifying and there are a lot of places nearby to check out. I need help with deep cleaning, ......

Be part of a family who loves being outdoors in the coastal town of Gibsons, BC, Canada
  • Country: Canada
We are a family of 5 living in a small town on the beautiful coastline of British Columbia. We have a property with a creek, chickens, food garden and forest trails behind us. We live near other farms who produce local foods.

We're a family looking for help with cooking and with our children on their daily activities in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
  • Country: Canada
We are a family of 4 including 2 sons (5 months old and 4.5 years old). My wife and I are both university professors and researchers. On this website, we look for people who can help us with cooking and helping our children in their language and ......

Come and help out in our family home in Oak Park, Chicago, USA
  • Country: United States
  • Feedback: 12
HELLO!! We are a small family of three (mom and two teenagers) and 1 dog and 3 cats! Yes, we have a full house, but its awesome and we would LOVE another set of hands to help around the house, yard cleanup/maintenance, pet sitting, and overall house ......

Internship with creative real estate developer in the art district of Pittsburgh, USA
  • Country: United States
  • Feedback: 7
  • Host offers payment
My name is Dylan and I am a real estate developer in the east end of Pittsburgh. I am offering an internship where someone will work as my assistant as I navigate through several projects. I have 3 communal and affordable houses for artists, I am ......

Come help us with looking after our garden and experience Hornby Island, Canada
  • Country: Canada
We are a retired couple who both taught at university. We love the country life style and 12 acres of mostly fir and cedar forest. We have a large vegetable garden and a substantial ornamental garden. We are animal lovers and have 2 collies (one a ......

Learn about permaculture while helping on our family farm in Bulls Gap, Tennessee, USA
  • Country: United States
  • Feedback: 26
If you love animals, the woods, rolling hills, permaculture, and children we'd love to have you visit our farm! We live on a 100-acre (38 hectare) farm in Bulls Gap, TN. 60 acres of beautiful woods and 40 acres of pasture are at your disposal. We ......

Come enjoy the beautiful nature of Colorado on 3 acres of property in the USA
  • Country: United States
  • Feedback: 5
Originally from Southern California, I now live in a beautiful home with my Pomeranian dog on 3 acres in the forest of Colorado. For the past year, I've rented my home and had the opportunity to travel the US, Latin America, and Europe. I am ......