The municipality invites you to participate in the following tasks: help with the preparation of a local feast (to be held from July 12 to 15), installation and layout of the site, logistics, and uninstallation and cleaning of the site after the event. In addition, you will participate in the maintenance of hiking trails.
Accommodation in the stadium locker room, kitchen and toilets nearby.
The small town of Saint-Jean-de-Verges has 1230 inhabitants, it is located in the department of Ariege, Occitanie region, about ten kilometers from the town of Foix. It is located in the heart of a touristic region, that will allow you to discover a rich heritage, historical, natural and gastronomic. Come and discover this beautiful and welcoming region.
Saint-Jean-de-Verges is a small town that hosted its last project several years ago and is eager to welcome this summer a new group of international volunteers, to contribute to the enhancement of its living environment and to promote exchanges with the population.
1/No special knowledge or competence is required for this camp, except being motivated, curious and loving work in group Skills for living outdoor can be welcomed 2/Our association does not provide a car during the workcamp. 3/ European volunteers should bring their European health care card, and everybody must, in any case, BRING THEIR INSURANCE CERTIFICATE. If health issues on the camp, the volunteers will have to pay for it, and then get reimbursed once back in the home country. 4/ Things to bring as your are going to live in very simple conditions :a flashlight, a sleeping bag, warm clothes (a sweater and rain-coat), a bathing suit. For male volunteers : short pants are generally prohibited in the public swimming pools in France, please bring a bathing suit. For work : worn out clothes and strong shoes. If you have work gloves you can bring them too. Also take walking shoes. 5/ Your games, musics, musical instruments and recipes, will be also welcome To make exchanges and encounters easier, please also bring photographs of your home, some postcards, maps or else, to be able to talk about your country. 6/ If you have your driving licence, please, take it with you (may be useful in some areas). 7/ The association will not take care of the return journey from the workcamp place to the train station. More info about trains : https://www.oui.sncf/