Homestays, Volunteering & Working Holidays in British Columbia, Canada

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Canada

British Columbia


  • Country: Canada
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Our family of five lives in Victoria, BC, Canada. We love to hike, bike, sail, camp, and rock climb. We are an architect, a bookkeeper, a reader (10), a soccer player (7), and a social butterfly (5). We live within walking distance to our kids' ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 5
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We are a family of four living on a beautiful forested 5-acre mountain-side property in Abbotsford BC Canada. We are looking for a woman to provide childcare and light housekeeping help in our home 3-5 days per week. Our childcare needs fluctuate ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 32
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(on hold until COVID-19 restrictions are lifted) We are a couple who have just recently established a daycare/social club for early and mid-dementia. We need assistance with our different therapeutic programs, such as music, exercise, art, and ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 44
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We are located on 40 acres of forested hillside in the heart of the Columbia Valley and the Rocky Mountains, just outside of Golden, British Columbia. We have built an off-grid Earthship-inspired home made entirely out of recycled materials. The ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 57
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I live on one of the most beautiful island on the west coast of Canada. My house is nearest to the highest point of the island and there are fantastic hiking trails to the top of the mountain. From here you can easily go to Victoria, the capital of ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 4
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We have three kids and a grandchild between us. We purchased this land last year and are working hard to renovate the two houses and make the land useable. Acreage includes ponds, old growth trees, specimen trees throughout... theres wildlife : bob ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 55
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Beautiful secluded ranch close to the North Thompson river and many great fishing lakes and miles of quiet trails. Nature is exactly what you will find here if you are lucky you might get to see a bear or two and the many bald eagles in the area. ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 1
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We have an aupair coming as soon as flights resume, so April, May and June are likely when I will need help the most. We are non-smokers. We are a small family of 3 girls... Mum, daughter and little schnauzer. We live in Vancouver and have ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 16
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Covid19 coronavirus update: We are still accepting Workawayers! Our farm is an amazing place to practice isolation :) However please note that: - We can only accept one workawayer at a time - We can only accept if you have been in relative ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 12
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We are setting up a retreat for music and bicycles. The house will need some serious work including; -terracing the hillside, gardening -moving furniture -some light construction Welcome to the West Coast! People come here from all over the world ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 67
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We are a family of four people, including a grandmother and granddaughter, who live on a property beside Sentinel mountain in the beautiful West Kootenay region of British Columbia, Canada. We have a fairly large organic garden. The property is ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 19
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Hey all you lovely people, We need a hand for a few weeks (or longer) in April, if that works for you get in touch. You must be healthy and have you been following the covid-19 rules ie social distancing etc, you must have horse experience, you are ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 48
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Hello travelers, I know things are very uncertain at the moment and travel is difficult. But I am still hosting at this time so feel free to contact me as things change rapidly and keep safe everyone. Hello, I have a small farm 50 km north of ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 14
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Now when the spring is here we need help around the house and garden. We want to cleanup the yard from dead trees and put new plants around it. We are also planning to start some building projects, so any construction skills will be highly ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 1
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We are a married couple (42 and 40 yrs) with 2 young boys (2 and almost 1 yrs). We both work from home. We have a large property with farmhouse, 2 large dogs, a mule and a handful of chickens. Hopefully more animals to come! We are located in ......

  • Country: Canada
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I am a single dad on a farm with currently only a few animals, needing help with them, as well as with work in and around the house. My son lives with me full time, would also be a chore- and fun, since he is the best son in the world :-) Much ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 24
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***We have already invited beyond our capacity so we cannot offer a place to anyone else right now. We cannot host anyone more until the crisis lifts. But we have been doing this for over 5 years and I know we will keep doing it. The workshop is ......

  • Country: Canada
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I have been working on sustainably focused projects for the past 20 years and am very excited to be developing this property. A small group of family and friends on this land with many owls, deer and other wildlife are working towards developing ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 19
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I believe that experiencing the outdoors can be transformative. When you are exposed to the beauty of nature, you begin to love it, then to cherish it. It is then that you begin to want to protect it. I believe that people who love the outdoors are ......

  • Country: Canada
  • Feedback: 5
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UPDATE IN THE FACE OF COVID-19 I AM LOOKING FOR ONE OR TWO HARDWORKING INDIVIDUALS WITH SOME EXPERIENCE WITH EITHER GARDENING AND FARMING, OR CLEARING LAND, FIREWOOD, MILLING, AND/OR CARPENTRY, WHO WANT A SINGLE PLACEMENT FOR THE ENTIRE SPRING AND ......


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