January 2021 Policy Update This is a notice regarding policy updates for 2021. Due to the impact of COVID-19, Adanac Au Pair is not able to place new Au Pairs until at least July 2021. We want to let you know now so you have time to find suitable childcare for your family in the [...]
About Sarah KellySarah Kelly is the owner of Adanac Au Pair. She was an Au Pair in France for a year living with an incredible family. Between stuffing her face with cheese, over exaggerating her French accent to blend in and visiting the beach, she cared for 3 awesome children. When she returned to Canada she became an Aunt! Sarah saw the child care crisis in Canada and thought it was time to bring the Au Pair Program to Canada. She decided to start her own Au Pair agency to share her experience with Canadian families and young adults who want to work & travel.
Have you found yourself in a position where you are now having to be an Au Pair AND an online learning assistant? During these times, families are asking their Au Pair to help out more with homework by leading online learning. Here are some tips and tools to help you through online learning: 1. Make [...]
You will notice that this blog post is very familiar. While we like to remind our Host Families of ways to help their Au Pair through homesickness during the holidays, we thought we would update our post with some tips on how to help during the holidays...in a global pandemic. During the holidays, your Au [...]
My Dream Experience as an Au Pair in Canada By: Aline Mory Part 3: Working through a pandemic Even if the corona virus has been changing so much in the world it didn’t change that much in my life as an Au Pair. I mean of course my thoughts changed from "I’ll stay for another [...]
My Dream Experience as an Au Pair in Canada By: Aline Mory Part 2: My relationship to my host family From the very beginning I've felt taken to the heart of my whole host family and I also took them in my heart immediately. But even though I didn't believe it could happen, we definitely [...]
My Dream Experience as an Au Pair in Canada By: Aline Mory Part 1: The words “I will always remember you” and a cute hug of your host kid are probably the dream for every Au Pair at the end of their time abroad –at least it was a dream for me which I'll always remember. [...]