Join Us

As a member, you have access to a substantial volume of knowledge, information and contacts from CLE’s extensive support network….

Membership is 20€ for the first year and 15€ for subsequent years. Click HERE  how to join and pay by PayPal or cheque.

Our knowledge base has assisted many new members when they first moved to France, especially when encountering and trying to deal with French bureaucracy

CLE can help you find language courses for beginners and at more advanced levels

CLE has close relationships with local organisations such as the Centre Social Culturel du Confolentais, (Confolens Social Centre) which has already helped the integration of newcomers into the local communities.

CLE Fact sheets are available in our web site Members Pages, covering diverse subjects such as hospitals in France to how to protect your computer from lightning and electric power surges

Events, seminars, social activities and visits are organised each year – see the Events list on the left of each web site page

The CLE Gourmet and Pudding Clubs and our Garden Group are particularly popular with regular luches and visits to gardens often opened specially for the CLE.  Check the Events list on the left to see what is planned for this year

Each member has access to a number of mailing lists of Events and groups to which you can subscribe, all optional. A Monthly summary of activity on the website is sent out forming a valuable summary of up-to-the-minute news on subjects of direct interest to anyone living in the region.