Living in Camphill

Many Camphill communities (such as Oakwood!)  in North America are situated in beautiful, rural areas. All communities create environments where every person and every aspect of the natural world can be appreciated, valued and learned from.

All coworkers are supported in Camphill under arrangements that provide for their living needs, including:

Full room and boardliving2

Medical insurance (immediately or after three months, depending on the community)

Vacation time

A modest stipend for personal needs

Waldorf education for long-term coworker children (if there is a Waldorf School nearby)

Formal and on-the-job training in: Providing human support, empowerment and caregiving (social therapy); educating children with disabilities (curative education); organic and biodynamic agriculture; the healing arts and therapies; and crafts.

To learn more specific information about volunteering in Camphill, please read our Frequently Asked Questions