Sunday, 12 February 2012

A proposal currently pending in Congress would, if enacted, impose a new 7.65% FICA tax burden on both Au Pairs and their American Host Families.   We ask you to take two minutes today and send a letter to your Senators and Representative, asking them to oppose the imposition of Social […]


Monthly Payment Plan — Hosting An Au Pair Is Easier Than Ever!

Thursday, 2 June 2011

 Cultural Care Au Pair Launches Monthly Payment Plan Pilot in Pennsylvania! GREAT NEWS FOR PENNSYLVANIA HOST FAMILIES … a Monthly Payment Plan with lower upfront cost and longer time to pay!  While the Au pair program has always been one of the most affordable child care options for families, Cultural […]


Zumba!!- Au Pair Meeting for March!

Tuesday, 22 March 2011

     THE LEHIGH VALLEY AU PAIRS will have their March Au Pair Meeting on Sunday, March 27, 2011 from 5:30 p.m. to approximately 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, 535 West Emaus Avenue, Allentown, PA  18103.   Park in main parking lot and come thru the side door and down the steps to the […]


“Taxes and Financial Information”

Sunday, 30 January 2011

    While Cultural Care is not able to provide specific tax information for Host Families because their circumstances are so different, we are pleased to provide general guidelines regarding Host Family and Au Pair taxes, as well as information to help Au Pairs complete their tax returns.  Because we update […]


Great Gift For An “Au Pair” !

Thursday, 9 December 2010

    “THE GIFT THAT KEEPS ON GIVING“!  —  Lehigh Valley Au Pair Host Families often ask for advice for appropriate gift-giving for Host Families and Au Pairs during the holidays.  While gift cards, photo albums, an extra vacation day, or a picture frame are all great gifts, one of the best gifts a […]