Support the Au Pair Program!

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

The au pair program is at risk!  You can help.  Sign the petition, call your legislators, emails, letters, whatever you can do to help us promote the values of the J-1 Visa program!   Follow along with Cultural Care and all the great things that are happening with the au pair […]


Child Related Housekeeping – what does that mean?

Sunday, 17 September 2017

The question comes up regularly from au pairs and host parents on what is considered child related housekeeping.  Kids leave a trail wherever they go, so what is the limitations on what an au pair can do and keep within State Department rules as well as being reasonable within your […]


Thai au pair would love to spend a year in MN!

Thursday, 11 May 2017

Siripat has experience with twins and really would like to spend her 2nd year in Minnesota! She has been caring for 1 yr old twins and a 3 yr old in her first year and is looking for a family to spend her 2nd year as an au pair. She […]


Spring Break and the Au Pair Program

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

It’s spring break time of year and with that comes the question of what the schedule will look like for your au pair.    Spring break can mean the kids are home all day from school and that can add hours for au pairs that generally have time off during the […]


Flavia wants to come to Minnesota!

Monday, 6 February 2017

Hello families, If you are looking for a child care solution for your family and/or having trouble finding  care that fits your family, then perhaps an au pair would be a good fit for you! There are many au pairs looking for host families to spend their year with. Flavia […]