Volunteer in France
Do you like rural France?
Need a change of scenery, A holiday with a difference, Meet some new
people, Like to improve your French?
Learn some new skills or maybe pass on those you have.
possible at La Giraudiere when you volunteer in France
We need your help
This once masters house is being restored and renovated to be an
auberge, or hamlet, where people from all walks of life, students and
can experience and learn about France, improve their French and immerse
way of life, allthough the project is unfinished, we have allready
accommodated over 500 volunteers and
interns from around the globe. University, academies and school groups
have also made use of the La Giraudiere project and it's programs.
In exchange for your 18 hours of volunteering per week you will get to
experience France like never before. You will get accommodation, 3
meals a day,
French lessons and so much more all from just €22 per day.
about the The
Benefits of Volunteering
La Giraudiere is open to all. People of all different backgrounds, ages
and nationalities are invited to apply. You will have the opportunity
to live together, learn about each others’ lifestyles and exchange your
knowledge, experience and skills, whilst helping with the project in
The project has been described as “a cultural exchange like no other.”
The only criterion is that volunteers should possess a willingness to
get involved. So students can come and
bring some new life to our project, retired, contribute your
experience and help others, skilled or
unskilled, all are needed!
are needed to help out with all types of work, from event
planning to property maintenance, household duties to office work, article
writing to marketing and from Landscaping to gardening. You can read
more about the different volunteering opportunities available
Volunteers can Help.
The 2017 program starts 29th April 2017 and we are open until the 8th
The 2016/2017 Christmas Program 14th December 2016 to 4th January 2017
La Giraudiere offers a truly unique French experience in the heart of
rural France. Read reviews and articles
written by previous volunteers about their experience. Discover what
Carrie; a volunteer from the UK thought about
taking time out volunteering or maybe what Darrell Rohling; a Doctor
from USA wrote about his volunteers working holiday. Hundreds of
volunteers have passed through the doors of La Giraudiere, with many
sending reviews, articles, letters and cards of thanks.
Read more at Volunteers
Fees start from just €22 per day. As a volunteer, you would
expected to give 18 hours of your time a week to work
on the project.
Read more about the fees at Volunteers