COME LIVE AND WORK IN THE MOUNTAINS
Welcome to the website Come live and work in the mountains is an initiative funded by “Fondazione Friuli” and implemented by “Cramars Social Cooperative”. The project is designed for people seeking a quality lifestyle, in close contact with nature, far from large urban centers and based on a feeling of belonging to a community.
The project aims to create solid connections between people living in the mountains and those who want their own future in the highlands. This portal only points out those “welcoming territories” characterized by communities that are available to host new inhabitants. This communities take charge of creating all the possible facilities like finding accommodation, finding work, mapping available services, etc. Driven by the goal to fully experience the mountains and their community, in an active and participatory manner.
Who can participate?
The initiative is aimed at all people living in big cities and their suburbs who wish to live differently, experiencing contact with a living community and a life in close contact with nature. Each call for applications, which can be consulted in the appropriate section, defines the targets required by each territory.
How to participate
Discover the territories participating in the project in the appropriate section (link) then consult the map of available accommodation. If you are interested in a property and would like to take part in the project, send your application and participate in the call.
Selection of new inhabitants/families
After collecting applications, the territory select potential new inhabitants on the basis of the requirements expressed in the call for applications.
Come and try living in the mountains
Selected families will be offered a weekend stay to visit the accommodation and get to know the community; during this trial period, they will be accompanied by a Community Animator.
Confirm and move in
Once the property has been identified and confirmed, the new inhabitants are ready to move in, so after an initial welcome period (carried out by the local community Animator), they can start supporting the activities of local affiliated associations.