April 04, 2017

For families with children with autism, simple pleasures – like taking your child to the movie theater – can be a daunting experience. Thankfully, a unique partnership between the Autism Society of American and AMC Theatres means families with children with special needs can attend a film screening without undue worry about how their child will respond. [...] Read More »

March 30, 2017

Next month is Autism Awareness Month – an opportunity to promote autism awareness and autism acceptance. Events and observations will be taking place throughout the month – locally, regionally, nationally and internationally. Find out how you can get involved! [...] Read More »

March 27, 2017

In an effort to maintain an ongoing relationship with alumni of the J1 au pair program, J1 au pair sponsor apex PROaupair recently hosted an au pair alumni event in Munich, Germany. The event brought together alumni of the program, members of the U.S. Department of State, and staff from apex PROaupair, who were able to meet, discuss the benefits of the program, and share their experiences. [...] Read More »

March 23, 2017

At PROaupair, we consider childcare a non-political topic. No matter one’s political affiliation, we all want safe, reliable childcare for our children. However, the recent federal budget proposal threatens significant cuts to cultural exchange programs run by the U.S. Department of State – which includes the J1 au pair program. [...] Read More »