What to do in the case of a medical emergency

Wednesday, 3 May 2017

In the case of a serious medical emergency, au pairs should go directly to the nearest emergency room. Please also be sure to contact: Cultural Care Au Pair at 1-800-333-6056. It is critical that you inform Cultural Care Au Pair right away so that we are able to provide the appropriate […]


Au Pairs and Taxes

Monday, 27 February 2017

By April 18, 2017 the au pair should file form 1040NR-EZ or 1040NR to report his or her au pair stipend for the previous calendar year. In order to file income taxes in the U.S., all au pairs need to have either a social security number or an Individual Taxpayer […]


Home(sick) for the Holidays?

Saturday, 17 December 2016

Here we are close to celebrating the turn of yet another year, asking ourselves how we got here so quickly.  The final month of the year presents special challenges, while also presenting exciting possibilities.  We are all working so hard to meet the expectations of family, friends, co-workers and more […]


What if I get sick or injured?

Wednesday, 9 November 2016

Flu season is upon us.  The days are shorter and we are more accident prone.  Please take care of yourself by getting enough rest, eating healthfully, staying physically active, using reasonable precautions when heading out, and keeping your hands clean.  In the unfortunate case of illness or injury, here is […]