Terms and Conditions

WWOOFers

  • I am at least 18 years old.
  • I will ensure that I have adequate health, travel and liability insurance.
  • I understand that the function of WWOOF Independents is limited to facilitating the contact between me and the host of my choice.
  • I have read, understood and agree with the mission statement and commit, respect and support the philosophy of this movement.

Hosts

I would like to become a WWOOF INDEPENDENTS Host, and confirm that:

  • my farm or property is organic and / or uses ecologically sound techniques
  • I will provide hands-on experience of organic growing and other learning opportunities
  • I will provide clean dry accommodation and adequate food for volunteers
  • I will not charge volunteers money for their stay (WWOOF is a non-monetary exchange)
  • I will reply to all reasonable volunteer enquiries ( even if only to say that I am unable to accommodate volunteers at this time )
  • I will ensure that WWOOFers are current members of a WWOOF organisation
  • I understand that many volunteers are not skilled and should not be expected to take the place of paid workers.
  • I understand and agree that the responsibility of WWOOF is limited to providing a means of contact between hosts and WWOOF members, and that the arrangements I make with volunteers is entirely my own responsibility.
  • I have read, understood and agree with the mission statement and commit to respect and support the philosophy of this movement. (here there could be a button to open a small window with the Mission Statement)

“WWOOF is a worldwide movement linking volunteers with organic farmers and growers to promote cultural and educational experiences based on trust and nonmonetary exchange, thereby helping to building a sustainable global community.”

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