Posts Filed in ‘FAQ’ Category

9 Reasons to Choose Au Pair in America

April 25th, 2017

As America’s first au pair program, you’ll find we have set the standard for screening, selection, support and success. If you are considering au pair child care for your family, here are nine reasons you’ll want to choose Au Pair in America. 1. You appreciate outstanding service. Our comprehensive service includes a personalized support team […]

Options to Extend an Au Pair’s Stay in the U.S.

April 5th, 2016

To participate in the au pair exchange program, au pairs agree to stay with host families for a period of one year. Often, au pairs and host families want additional time together. In this situation, repeat exchange and au pair extensions are both options to consider. Au pair extensions are available for au pairs to […]

Will My Au Pair Be Able To Drive?

March 24th, 2016

This is a common question host families ask, because many are looking for help getting children to and from various appointments and activities. The good news is: Yes, your au pair can drive!

FAQ: Au Pair Scheduling and Hours

November 11th, 2015

One of the most common questions we get about the au pair program is about the au pair’s schedule and hours. How many hours can an au pair work? Can an au pair work on nights or weekends?

Expert Match: How Do You Choose the Right Au Pair?

August 3rd, 2015

One of the biggest questions for families is how do they match with an au pair? How do you choose someone who will be a good fit for your family? As the nation’s first legal au pair program, we have nearly 30 years of experience connecting families with the right au pair. We sat down […]

What Are the Different Au Pair Program Options?

May 26th, 2015

Not only is Au Pair in America the nation’s first au pair program, we also pioneered the different au pair program options you find today. To that end, we offer three programs to fit every family’s unique child care needs. Whether you have a newborn, a toddler, school-age children or all three, we have an au […]

What Are the Educational Benefits of an Au Pair?

May 21st, 2015

No matter the age of your child, they can benefit from an au pair. Just as a smaller class size in school can improve the effectiveness of teaching, the Au Pair in America programs can help facilitate your child’s intellectual growth through personal one-on-one attention and interaction. Au pairs provide an enriching multi-cultural experience as well as […]