Project: Host organization is an organization named “Europa-Jugendbauernhof” (European Youth Farm).
Work: The work will consist of rebuilding a former block of flats and farm buildings and the surroundings into an ‘European Youth Farm’. A former barn must be renovated into a “children-learning-place”. The work also means for example to cultivate land, gardening, harvesting, doing some renovation depending upon need. The time of work is 6 hours daily except Wednesdays and weekends.
Accommodation: Participants live in a house nearby, with two sleeping-rooms (8 beds in each), kitchen, shower, toilet, garden. Cooking, cleaning, shopping etc. will be done by the group itself.
Location: Deetz is a small village with approx. 800 inhabitants in the federal province Sachsen-Anhalt; it is located 50 km south-east of Magdeburg. It is also not far away from Berlin. The house where the group will live is situated near a lake. Swimming is possible. It is at the edge of a nature reserve.
Terminal: train station Zerbst; within reach from Magdeburg or Berlin; next airport Berlin.