Au pairing and the coronavirus: Latest information

AuPairWorld is working together with au pairs and families around the globe to share the best ways to keep au pairing going - even in corona times. 

Stay motivated, get new ideas, find out the latest about corona developments relevant for au pairs and for families. We will keep you posted!

How to search for a host family in coronavirus times

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With vaccination levels going up around the world, more and more young people are successfully arranging au pair stays and travelling to foreign destinations. You can too!

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How to search for an au pair in coronavirus times

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As vaccination levels increase in many countries, international travel is becoming easier and more and more families are again benefiting from having an au pair. Here's how to make it work for you.

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Survey: How is corona impacting your plans as an au pair or host family?

Survey Smilys

Please share your current corona experience with us in a short three-minute survey. We'd love to know what's happening!

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Updated: Special preparation for your au pair adventure in coronavirus times

Travel Checklist

In every new step in your life, there are certain aspects you need to prepare in advance. We already have information on how can you plan your trip. However, with the pandemic, there are extra steps you need to do to protect yourself and your future host family.

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Welcoming an au pair in autumn 2021: Pandemic update

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More and more people are vaccinated and public health regulations are changing in many countries. Here are the latest best practice tips from AuPairWorld on how your family can safely plan to get the benefits of an au pair stay in the coming months.

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Can non-EU au pairs enter the European Union now?

Grafik Einreise für Au-pairs nach Deutschland

Good news for au pairs and host families: The EU Commission has published guidelines that should allow au pairs from non-EU countries to come to enter the European Union even during the corona pandemic. Germany and Denmark have already taken formal steps in implementing these new guidelines.  

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Video: Au pair insurance update

Claudia Reichstein in Zoom interview

Claudia Reichstein from AuPairWorld's insurance partner DR-WALTER shares the latest information about insurance protection for au pairs during the corona pandemic in a Zoom interview.  

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Au pairing - Your best travel choice during the pandemic: 4 reasons why

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Find out why an au pair stay in a foreign country is one of the very best ways to travel and get international experience during the corona crisis.

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Can't travel? 5 tips for what to do while you wait

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You'd like to start your au pair adventure right now but can't due to coronavirus restrictions? Here are some ideas about how to make your waiting time more productive (and more fun)!

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Video: Travel in Europe today - how is it really?

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A first-hand corona travel report telling what it's like right now (in August 2020) to travel from Germany to Spain. The bottom line: It works!

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