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Department of State May Raise Age Limit of Au Pairs
U.S. Government May Raise Age Limit Au Pairs
The State Department is considering raising the age limit on au pairs from 26 to 30. This new statue, combined with the 2007 law that allows au pairs to stay an additional year (from 12 months to 24 months) could expand the pool of au pairs by 40%.
This new age limit may be good news for host parents. However, it is important to consider both sides of the new law that may go into effect in the next year (pros and cons) and how they can affect your au pair and children.
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