February 28, 2016

We asked experienced PROaupair Host Families for their tips on how to welcome their professional au pair. Here's what they told us. [...] Read More »

Meet Griffin and his Professional Au Pair Benjamin
February 23, 2016

Laurel is a single mom and business owner from Andover Massachusetts. Both her sons Griffin (6yrs) and Becket (9yrs) were adopted from Ethiopia when they were just babies. When her youngest son Griffin recently turned six years old he was diagnosed with ADHD. This was the moment Laurel decided she needed live in care with someone [...] Read More »

Boutique au pair agency founder and family PROaupair
February 15, 2016

From Financial Asset Manager to Childcare Entrepreneur PROaupair Founder Susan Asay Matches Families with Professional Au Pairs [...] Read More »

Professional au pair with child with special needs PROaupair
January 05, 2016

What is the difference between a professional au pair and a nanny? Professional au pairs are degreed professionals who come to the U.S. on a J-1 visa and work up to 45 hours a week. They are motivated to share their expertise caring for children in exchange for a weekly stipend and the opportunity to [...] Read More »

Meet Devon and his Professional Au Pair Nicole
November 10, 2015

Amy and Bill, host parents from Massachusetts, have three children: six-year-old twin girls and an 11-year-old boy, Devon, who has a chromosomal abnormality that affects his development. The family recently hired Nicole, a professional au pair and occupational therapist from Germany. Nicole’s background, expertise and history of working with children with special needs has had [...] Read More »