Do you love horses and/or gardening?


The Exchange

-Do you love horses? There are four (therapy) horses on our property. If you love horses you are welcome to take care of them. There is also an option to give therapy via horses, or to teach via horses, for example to other people who help us. Our horses are not for riding. -Do you like gardening/garden design? We have, among other things, a vegetable garden that must be taken care of and someone who like to water flowers.


Title

25 hours of help per week

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs or building.

Farming: Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.

Animal Care: Help look after and take care of animals.

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens


What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Tours: We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!

Pick Up: We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.

Yoga classes: Take free yoga classes at our place.

Holistic Therapies: You can take part in any of our therapeutic activities for free.

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.


Requirements

Intermediate German or Intermediate English

Over 18 years old

Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

We would like to have 5 hours help per day for 5 days a week, from Monday to Friday (so 25 hours a week). The working hours are flexible (depending on the season and group wishes), a day can look like this from Monday to Friday:
- 6: 30-7: 30 am: yoga class
- 8: 00-8: 30 am: breakfast together
- 8: 30-9: 30 am: intermission
- 9:30 am - 1:00 pm: volunteering
- 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM: intermission
- 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM or 6:00 PM: volunteering
- 18: 00-19: 00: diner together
- 7:00 pm: free time

We love to cook together and spend time with each other in the evenings. Nevertheless, you are free to decide how you would like to spend your time here. There is a lot of room for silence, walks in nature and time for yourself if you like that.


Rules

Practical: in our community there is NO room for:
• Alcohol
• Drugs
• To smoke (inside and outside)

Is there anything to consider about religion, e.g. prayer times or a work ban? Please indicate in advance so that we can adjust to it and are informed.

Minimum time to stay:
In consultation, preferably 3 weeks. After this we can consult.

COVID-19 measures:
You are welcome if you are healthy. Do you recognize yourself in COVID-19 symptoms such as fever, cough, sore throat? Consult a medical doctor. You are not welcome in case of symptoms. We offer mouth masks and the option to clean your hands.