Holistic Center in the heart of Belgium


The Exchange

For more than 20 years, my family has been running a holistic retreat and seminar centre located in a beautiful and idyllic setting dating back to the 13th century. We host a wide variety of local and international retreats and workshops around personal growth, well-being, mindfulness, meditation, rejuvenation, etc. At the heart of our community is a dedicated and loving group of local and international volunteers. We would love to hear from you.


What you offer

25 hours of help per week

Kitchen Hand: Help serving and organizing meals.

Cleaning: Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.

Housekeeping: Exchange and wash bed linens. Make the beds.

Gardening: Help to grow and cultivate plants.


What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: Have a private room to chill and relax just by yourself.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Lunch: Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!

Dinner: Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Free Events: Be part of something! Get free events.

Bikes at your disposal: Hop on my bike, baby! Free to use bicycles.

Pick Up: No worries! Get a free ride to get to our place.


Requirements

Fluent English

Over 20 years old


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

We are looking for help supporting our seminar and retreat activities at our centre, such as the upkeep of our beautiful castle grounds, maintaining our organic vegetable gardens, preparing meals and several seasonal projects in our beautiful gardens.

Ideal volunteer would be a non-smoker, health/nature conscious with an interest in personal growth, community building and spiritual development. Our center attracts a host of different international retreats and events.

Not only will you be able to experience traditional Belgian life style, you will also experience a multi-national, multi-cultural eco-friendly living environment. Within a supportive community of volunteers, you will gain different kinds of work experiences that will be both practical and rewarding.


Activities & Shift

he help we need is varied and depends on the activities at the center on any given day. We mainly host small to medium groups of people who attend workshops or stay with us for several days. We have 9 unique seminar rooms and 24 bedrooms. Our volunteers help us with supporting the workshops and seminars, this could be getting the seminar rooms ready, serving coffee breaks, help in our vegetarian kitchen and restaurant, welcoming guests, maintaining of the domain grounds and work around our beautiful gardens.