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Brexit: consequences for the Au Pair program
For Au Pairs | by Elena on 21st Jan, 2019
What will Brexit mean for the Au Pair program in the UK? In this article we have gathered some possible scenarios of what could happen to travelling freely to the UK and what consequences Brexit could have for the EU citizens taking part in the program in the UK. Read More »
My schedule as an Au Pair in New York
For Au Pairs | by Sammy-Jo on 11st Jun, 2019
If you ever wondered what a typical day in the life of an Au Pair looks like, you've come to the right place. Read this article to get insight on the schedule Sammy-Jo had to follow during her time as an Au Pair in New York. Read More »
Au Pair USA vs. Au Pair Europe
For Au Pairs | by Sammy-Jo on 4th Jun, 2019
Are you considering an Au Pair stay in the US or Europe? In this blog post, we'll try helping you make a decision by showing you the differences between the two programs.  Read More »
Culture Shock as an Au Pair in the US
For Au Pairs | by Sammy-Jo on 28th May, 2019
As an Au Pair, you will likely experience something called “culture shock”. In this article, we will explain what culture shock is and what it might look like for Au Pairs in the US.  Read More »
Problems with the visa application
For Families | by Julia on 22nd May, 2019
Even though there is no official information about it we often get feedback that it is very difficult to receive a visa in some countries. Read our recomendations for these cases.  Read More »
Weekend trips for Au Pairs in the USA
For Au Pairs | by Sammy-Jo on 14th May, 2019
As an Au Pair in the USA, you will get at least one weekend off per month. What better way to spend it than by exploring the amazing cities the United States have to offer? Use your weekends wisely and read this blog post for some travel inspiration!  Read More »
How I spent my Travel Month in the USA
For Au Pairs | by Sammy-Jo on 27th Mar, 2019
As an Au Pair in the US, the government gives you an additional month during which you can travel around the country. Here is how I spent my “Travel Month” around the USA! Read More »
Would you hire an overweight Au Pair?
For Families | by Julia on 13rd May, 2019
Au Pairs come in every shape and size. Read more about the question of why you should give overweight Au Pairs a chance. Read More »
Hit me, baby, one more time!
For Au Pairs | by Sammy-Jo on 7th May, 2019
Hitting your Host Kids is never okay. Read this article to find alternatives to physical punishment and find out more about the negative effects violence towards children can have on them. Read More »
Finding an AuPair/Host Family through Facebook
For Families | by Sammy-Jo on 14th Feb, 2019
Searching for an Au Pair/a Host Family with the help of social media brings various risks that are not worth taking. We have listed some of them for you below. Read More »
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