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Little family farm project need help in the bush

World, North America, Canada, L'Ascension-de-Patapédia



Travel dates

27°C, 13:20

About the workproject

We need 1 volunteer

We are the greatfull owners of a beautifull big forest in L'Ascension-de-Patapédia, 35 km away from the main road (132 E) that goes around Gaspésie.So nature takes all around.We have animals,orchard,maple sugar season,gardens and 4 amazing kids.We are very motivated for a self-sufficence plan.

About the host


Marilou (37)

Host since



English, French, Portuguese, Spanish

We speak english and french but we manage little spanish or portuguese and love to learn differents languages

Last seen online

more than 6 month ago

I am a 31 years old mom of 4 kids(12,7,4,2 years old)sharing with my partner Kirby our last 16 years together,first traveling around the world for many years,and since 2008 we started our self-sufficent project with buying our 76 acres forest and an original round house.We love nature,compose music,enjoy the spirit of life and dont forget to take it chill,appreciate the moment.Times fly but happyness is right there waiting for us to grab it....So ....

Project dates

Open for offers, contact us

Work to be done

  • gardening
  • construction
  • farming
  • language practice
  • help in the house
  • maintenance tasks
  • animal care
  • art projects
  • child care / au pair

Expected workhours

  • 4 hours a day
  • 6 days a week

Work exchange deal

  • private cottage, private room, shared room, tent

  • shared meals

People that like to cook are very welcome to do it for the family and you will receive help for sure from my older son that like to cook a lot,he is a little chef. For the day off people take care of there meal,but can use the product that we have (eggs,goatsmilk,etc.)

  • no money is involved