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🇬🇧 Volunteer opportunity in the South of France –  I am 60 years old, I am a psycho-genealogist. I live in the Limousin and Périgord Natural and Regional Park. After having carried out the repairs for my new home, I would devote myself to the realization of an ecological and educational farm, in this same municipality. Updated 2nd of May 2021: I am looking for volunteers (men or women) from May 10 to May 17. I have a roof and its frame of 100 m2 to redo (removal of tiles, rafters and reconstruction) a professional will guide us.

🇫🇷 J’ai 60 ans, je suis psycho-généalogiste. J’habite dans le Parc Naturel et Régional du Limousin et du Périgord. Après avoir effectué les réparations pour ma nouvelle habitation, je me consacrerais à la réalisation d’une ferme écologique et pédagogique, dans cette même commune. Je recherche des bénévoles (hommes ou femmes) du 10 mai au 17 mai. J’ai une toiture et sa charpente de 100 m2 à refaire (dépose des tuiles, des chevrons et reconstruction) un professionnel nous guidera.

What type of host are you?
  • Private / Individual / family
What are you looking for help with?
What’s the mission of your community?

I wish to rehabilitate a barn into a dwelling. I bought a barn of 260 m2. The roof is to be redone (also removal) as well as a good part of the frame. I provide the material, meals, and accommodation (chalet next door).

Je souhaite réhabiliter une grange en habitation. J’ai acheté une grange de 260 m2. La toiture est à refaire (dépose aussi) ainsi qu’une bonne partie de la charpente. Je fournis le matériel, le repas, l’hébergement (chalet juste à côté).

How many volunteers could you host?
  • More than two
When would you need volunteers?

From January and February 2021 – Janvier et février 2021

How many hours of help per day?
  • 4-5 hours of help per day
How many days of help per week?

5 days per week – 2 days off

Note about the volunteer work and other expectations

If possible with knowledge of carpentry and roofing.

Si possible avec des connaissances en charpente et en toiture.

Are accommodation and food included?

Yes, we offer food and accommodation

What type of accommodation can you provide?
  • Private home
Diet – nutrition information

For the food, I am flexible. – Pour l’alimentation je m’adapte.

Volunteer opportunity in the South of France – Transparency fees

There are no accommodation and food costs for volunteers

Il n’y a aucun frais d’hébergement et de nourriture pour les bénévoles

Volunteers’ benefits:

Exchange, local tours, friendly meetings etc.

Echange, visite, rencontres amicales etc


French. My neighbours speak English and German.

Français. Voisin Anglais et Allemands.

How to get to your site

By plane (Bellegarde Limoges airport), Train (Limoges station), Blablacar. Pageas Haute Vienne in Limousin

Is there internet access?



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The English text for this announcement was translated by Google. If you want to get in touch with this host, we recommend you to speak at least a little bit of French – the header image does not represent the place. For more information, please contact the host by using any of these contacts she provided:
Hostname: Sylvia
Host Email: sylviapenard@gmail.com

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