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Christmas Volunteering in France - Why Study Alone during


France: Angouleme, Brossac


Start Date 14 December until 8/9 January


  • English
  • French

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching

  • English
  • French

Subject Areas

  • Computer Science & It
  • Conservation & Preservation
  • Continuing Education
  • Creative Writing
  • Culinary Arts
  • Education
  • English As A Second Language
  • Environmental Studies
  • Foreign Language
  • French
  • Hospitality
  • Languages & Linguistics
  • Science
  • Travel & Tourism
  • Web Design

Cost in US$:

From 210 euros per week

Program Fees Include:

You will have your own bedroom in one of the apartments at La Giraudiere. Unless you applied as a couple or Friends in which case you will share with your partner or friend. Every effort is made to insure that the group is such that male and female apartments are separated. Each apartment has a shower room and washroom independent from the other apartments. The apartments are clean, bright, comfortable and well-equipped.

Bed Linen Toweling and Cleaning
Once a week the bed linen is changed and the apartment is cleaned and clean towels are provided.

All meals included Breakfast which is normally cereals, coffee, tea and juice. Lunch served midday is also provided and consists of salad, meats, cheese, quiche or such depends who is making it. Evening Meal here we like everyone to take a turn so to provide a mixture of plates.

Arrival and Departure Transfers
To and from Chalais Station
Note: Chalais station is on the line that runs from Angouleme to Bordeaux.

All materials are provided paper pens and anything required to help with the project, there are even umbrellas!

Internet Access WIFI and Telephone Calls
Obviously there is Internet access and you may use the telephone to call home but please keep the calls to a minimum as broadband here in Brossac is not always free.

Help and Advice
Thinking of settling in France and want to learn something that we know how to live in France or how to register in France then we will teach you. All part of the program. Plus help with your French.

A Minimum of nine excursions will be done for which the group will find by means of research and we as a group will set of in the mini bus and sample the excursions the group as found and recommends. The excursions must be related to the festive season.

Christmas day and new years celebrations.

Experience Required


This Program is open to

Worldwide and European Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Apartment/Flat
  • Group living
  • Independent living

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 8

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application