Join us with our farm in Beautiful Vancouver Island Canada!!

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The Exchange

Organic gardening, helping with the animal, painting, maintaining yards, pond care. Each person helps out depending on their strengths and interests. While it is always helpful to have specific knowledge--of building, art, agriculture, cooking, design, etc--we accept any volunteer who has a positive attitude and is ready to help and learn! Vegetarian food is provided, cooking duties are shared and included as part of work duties.


What you offer

30 hours of help per week

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens

Arts: Help with painting, graffiti, sculpting or drawing.

Painting & Decorating: Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.

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


What you get

2 days off per week

Private Room: You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.

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.

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


Requirements

Beginner English

Between 20 and 70 years old

Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

Each day there will be set tasks for that day.


Activities & Shift

5 -6 hrs a day, with 2 days off. The help is mainly physical work, including painting, maintenance work, mowing, building, cooking, cleaning, improvements in general, planting and gardening.

Fixing many little things that need repair, organizing the yard and beautifying areas into small tranquil spaces.

We are also looking for one traveller to help with the cooking, mainly vegetarian with some fish.

We are open to all ages , experience, and different lengths of stays so please let me know if you are interested.


Rules

*Our Volunteers must NOT smoke or vape, including marijuana.

*Social drinks are accepted at your own expense. You will be considerate towards others at all times and participate in daily routines such as general cleaning, meals preps, maintaining main areas such as kitchen, bathroom, kennel, chicken coup, sheep house, and all living and entertaining areas clean daily.

*We provide a vegetarian diet.