Household Handbook

Monday, 21 August 2017

BASIC FAMILY INFORMATION Home address: Home phone number: Cell phone numbers: Host parent work phone numbers: Local childcare coordinator (LCC) name and phone number: THE CHILD(REN) Activities that our child(ren) enjoy, and we encourage, include: (Suggestions: reading, watching movies, arts and crafts, outside play, visiting friends) Our child(ren) is/are allowed […]

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Au Pair Childcare Like Family

Tuesday, 11 July 2017

It is important to find childcare that will work best with your family’s lifestyle, budget and schedule. Our au pair childcare program and cultural exchange program offers your family flexible, live-in childcare with an international perspective. Your au pair lives with you as a member of your family, and your […]

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Au Pairs Provide Childcare in Castle Rock

Thursday, 6 July 2017

  What is an au pair?  The translation of “au pair” is “on par” or equal, based on the idea that an au pair becomes like a member of the family.  Au pairs are young adults, ranging in age from 18 to 26, that arrive in the United States on a J-1 […]

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Au Pairs and Summer Time Fun

Wednesday, 7 June 2017

 Plan your summer and fill your calendar with fun activities with your host children using this easy downloadable app for your phone or print a calendar to write out your activities. National Parks offer free pass to 4th graders –Read more Movie Theater Deals for Summer — and ALL YEAR […]

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Au Pair Vacation – Best Practices

Wednesday, 7 June 2017

Au Pairs get 2 weeks paid vacation (14 days Monday through Sunday – not 14 weekdays) and 1 1/2 consecutive days off per week. One full weekend off per month is also a requirement.  Vacation time should be taken as mutually agreed upon time. If a host family requests that […]

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