Is an Au Pair Right For My Family? Part 3: Price of Au Pair vs Daycare

This week, we are continuing our conversation on if an Au Pair is right for your family. We have already discussed the convenience of an Au Pair working around your schedule and the ease of having an extra set of hands. Now we are going to talk about if the cost of an Au Pair [...]

Is an Au Pair Right For My Family? Part 3: Price of Au Pair vs Daycare 2018-06-12T15:48:41+00:00

Au Pair Offers Before and After School Care For the Price of a Sandwich

Close your eyes. Wait, this is a blog. Keep your eyes open! Picture a typical Monday morning; waking up, getting dressed, having breakfast, brushing teeth, kissing the kids goodbye and out the door. Yup, you read that right. Out the door without even thinking about dressing someone else. An Au Pair can be your solution [...]

Au Pair Offers Before and After School Care For the Price of a Sandwich 2018-01-16T11:38:44+00:00

Being an Au Pair in Australia

The best part of being an Au Pair is immersing into a new culture: learning new customs, traditions and foods! It's a wonderful experience that makes lifelong memories. At Adanac Au Pair, we are partnered with agencies around the world. Each country has it's own program with different offers and requirements. Through the next few blog posts, [...]

Being an Au Pair in Australia 2017-04-19T11:42:54+00:00

Canadian Parent’s Options for School-Aged Child Care

What time do you start work? 9am? 8am? 7am? And what time does your child’s school start at? Many Canadian schools start between 8:30am and 9:30am. This makes dropping off in the morning a challenge for many families. Adding to this struggle, the end of the school day can be as early as 2:50pm. This doesn't [...]

Canadian Parent’s Options for School-Aged Child Care 2018-01-12T15:23:33+00:00

The Rising Costs of Daycare and How That Compares to an Au Pair

An article was recently released by Jaqueline Hansen, of CBC, who reported on the rising costs of child care in Canada; specifically, the rising costs of daycare across Canada. Her report, based on a study by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, displayed how much Canadians actually spend on child care. The results were both [...]

The Rising Costs of Daycare and How That Compares to an Au Pair 2017-06-06T10:11:40+00:00