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NO-ID 13.2 NORUEGA Near Hommelvik, Norway MANU 22/07/2018 05/08/2018

Name: Jossasen Camphill village, Hommelvik

Camp code:

NO-ID 13.2

Country:

Norway

Start Date:

22 Jul 2018

End Date:

05 Aug 2018

Topic:

Community life

Work Types:

Manual

International age:

18 - 99

National age:

16 - 99

Extra fee to be paid in the hosting country:

0.00

Required Language:

English

Description: Jøssåsen landsby is a community (village) for and with adults with disabilities. Jøssåsen is a part of the Camphill movement. there are 5 other similar villages in Norway. These communities are based on the teachings of anthroposophy. situated on a biodynamic farm, Jøssåsen has 5 family houses and several workshops. There are app. 50 people living in the community. 3 - 5 villagers plus 3-4 co-workers live in each house. There are also about 10 people from the local community who come to Jøssåsen on a daily basis to do various work. The village property, including all the buildings, land and forest, is owned by the Camphill trust. Jøssåsen is economically supported by the state.

Type of Work: There will be work outside: Making and fixing different fences, if weather conditions allow it there will be some painting of the sheds or some landscaping.

Accommodation: We offer three summer cabins to the volunteers.

Language: English

Requirements: Please, bring a sleeping bag, raingear and warm clothes.

Approximate Location: Near Hommelvik in Malvik municipality. It is less than an hour drive from Trondheim, which is Norway`s 3rd largest city, at the shore of a large fjord, Trondheimsfjorden. Beautiful hills and mountains with lots of waterfalls, lakes and rivers surround Jøssåsen Camphill village.

Notes: Special community rules that have to be followed during the workcamp: Absolutely no use of alcohol and drugs.