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Advice for Au Pairs

Advice for Au Pairs provides information for those interested in becoming an au pair and for au pairs already on program in the U.S. You'll find details on how to apply to our program, what it's like being an au pair in America, and advice on how to make the most of living in the United States with your American host family.

Tips to Keep Tackle Homesickness for Au Pairs

6 Ways to Tackle Homesickness During the Holidays

Here in the United States, holiday celebrations begin as early as November, right before Thanksgiving time! With so much emphasis on family, food, and traditions, it is easy for au pairs to feel a twinge of homesickness. Check out six tips to make these festive months fun and help beat homesickness.

Wednesday, November 14th
AuPairCare Screen-Free Play & Learning

AuPairCare's New Advanced Online Training: Screen-Free Play & Learning

Introducing Screen-Free Play & Learning! One part of our new advanced online training courses created especially for AuPairCare au pairs. 

Wednesday, October 31st
Tips To Keep You Organized During School

3 Tips To Keep You Organized This School Year

The school year is in full swing, and between school, extracurriculars, play dates, and downtime, it can be hard to stay on top of it all! Here are three tips and DIYs to help you keep everything organized and running smoothly.

Wednesday, October 3rd
AuPairCare Academic Success K-8

AuPairCare's New Advanced Online Training: Academic Success K-8

Introducing Academic Success K-8! One part of our new advanced online training courses created especially for AuPairCare au pairs. 

Wednesday, August 29th
Top Tips for Au Pair Interviews

Three Interviewing Tips for Au Pairs

Congratulations, you've received interview requests! Here are some tips for au pairs who may be only a step away from matching with your new host family.

Wednesday, August 8th
AuPairCare Positive Discipline for All Ages

AuPairCare's New Advanced Online Training: Positive Discipline for All Ages

Introducing Positive Discipline for All Ages! One part of our new advanced online training courses created especially for AuPairCare au pairs. 

Thursday, July 12th
AuPairSummerSafety

8 Au Pair Approved Summer Safety Tips

While you’re at the beach, on vacation or out hiking this summer don’t forget there should be no greater priority as an au pair than ensuring you and your host children are safe.

Wednesday, June 20th
Advanced Au Pair Online Training for Food & Nutrition for Kids

AuPairCare's New Advanced Online Training: Food & Nutrition for Kids

Introducing Food & Nutrition for Kids! The first of many advanced online training courses created especially for AuPairCare au pairs.

Wednesday, April 25th
AuPairCare Mutual Match

Matching With a Host Family

Mutual matching is one of the essential parts of AuPairCare’s program. Au pairs and host families alike should leave the matching process feeling happy that they chose one another, that is one of the best ways to set up a fulfilling program year!

Thursday, April 12th
Au Pairs in the US and Homesickness

5 Ways to Overcome Culture Shock and Homesickness in the USA

Moving to a new country is the adventure of a lifetime but it can come with some unexpected twists, like culture shock or homesickness.

Wednesday, February 21st

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