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What you offer

40h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Social Media
Maintain and update social media channels.
Administration
Help with booking systems and payments.
Handyman
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Arts
Help with painting, graffiti, sculpting or drawing.
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What you get

2

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Support
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The Experience

You are the one in charge! The cat commander. You will use your own creative ambition and imaginative freedom to recreate an old farm in your own sustainable style. You will be in charge of running the project with motivated a team of passionate volunteers to get our farm purring once more. Speaking (a little) French is a big plus.

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Requirements

  • Fluent English
  • Between 25 and 80 years old
  • European Union Passport

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

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Stay at least
4 weeks
Stay up to
12 weeks

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37 Reviews

Host & Staff

Hours & Tasks

Eco Village

Learning & Fun

Germany

This is the best place to be. I would definetely recommend it to every other traveller, who wants to explore an alternative lifestyle. The people there are like family and the atmosphere is great aswell. I stayed there even longer than expected, because it was so much fun.

Nov/03/2019

Costa Rica

My experience at Catfarm was a very interesting one. I learned a lot of things and some new skills. I would totally recommend this amazing place for everyone who wants to learn and experience community living.

Oct/13/2019

Mexico

Being my first worldpackers experience, the Catfarm was way more than I expected. I made friends for life, put my skills to practice, learnt new skills and overall lived amazing experiences that I’ll never forget. I’m and will always be a cat. I’ll for sure come back and I couldn’t recommend the Catfarm more. It is truly an experience to be lived.

Oct/10/2019

Spain

This time was just awesome! I would definetly recommend it to anybody who wants to live an alternative lifestyle, learn unexpected stuff and meet great people :D I hope this place goes on as it is, so that The Catfarm reaches self sufficiency without losing its relaxed and confy vibe!

Jul/20/2019

United Kingdom

My experience at Catfarm was incredible! There were 11 volunteers at the beginning and I made lots of friends. I learned a little about gardening and vegetarian cooking, which for me was the best part, since before arriving at Catfarm I did not eat vegetables and I came back from this experience eating absolutely everything, which will help me in a healthy diet from now on . The atmosphere is really magical, you wake up in the morning with lovely scenery to the French vineyards and sleep with the super starry sky. The notion of community is very cool and the working hours are very flexible.

Jul/04/2019

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