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AuPairCare Stories

Welcome to AuPairCare Stories, the official blog of AuPairCare. Made for parents and au pairs, AuPairCare Stories offers plenty of advice for every phase of the au pair program. You’ll also find out about the many countries our au pairs hail from and the amazing things they do once they are in the country. Looking for some fun activities for your family? You'll find that here as well!

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A Guide For Au Pairs: Sporting Events In the U.S.

When you arrive in the United States as an au pair one thing you may notice right away about American culture is that we really love our sports! Whether you are super athletic or you couldn’t catch a cold, it is helpful to have a basic understanding of some of the biggest sporting events in American culture.

Thursday, February 4th
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Valentines Day Crafts For Kids

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and you know what that means; delicious treats, adorable handmade cards, and a great opportunity for kids to show their au pairs and families how much they love them!

Monday, February 1st
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Au Pairs: A Unique Solution for Military Families

Many military families have found that flexible au pair childcare works for their unique schedule. Learn how military families can benefit from the schedule flexibility, cultural exchange and live-in support of an AuPairCare au pair.

Wednesday, January 27th
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Au Pair Program Taxes

We at AuPairCare are already getting lots of questions from host families and au pairs concerning taxes, so we aggregated some of the most requested information for your easy reference.

Wednesday, January 20th
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Vote for AuPairCare's 2016 Ultimate Au Pair

It’s our favorite time of the year! Tell us why your au pair deserves the title of The Ultimate Au Pair!

Thursday, January 14th
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Avoiding Au Pair Scams: 3 Tips to Safely Becoming an Au Pair

Don't fall for scams that promise a quick way to become an au pair in the United States. Stay safe with our list of tips on applying to AuPairCare.

Tuesday, January 12th
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Join the Au Pair Alumni Network

Join the Au Pair Alumni Network! This is a place for former program participants to share how the au pair program changed their lives and provide them a way to remain connected with AuPairCare.

Monday, January 11th
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Happy New Year from AuPairCare

New Years is the one of the only universally celebrated holidays around the world. The first place to celebrate is Samoa, an island nation near New Zealand and Australia. The festivities roll out across the world for the next twenty four hours, ending in Hawaii.

 

    Friday, January 1st
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    AuPairCare's New Academy Location

    AuPairCare is excited to announce we have a new location for our Au Pair Academy in 2016! 

    Monday, December 21st

    Hear from an Area Director: Tips for First Time Host Families

    Your Area Director is available to answer any question you have and will ahve some great recommendations on how to set yourself up for a successful program year as a first time host family!

    Friday, December 18th

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