Become one of our host families


Hosting times each year

  • March/April - 3 weeks
  • July - 3 weeks
  • October - 3 weeks
  • Other hosting times will be added in future


  • Hosting of Thai children aged between 11 and 16 years old
  • Possible to host up to 4 children per household dependent on space
  • Child has own bedroom or can share with another child of same gender on our programme
  • Host provides bed, breakfast, packed lunch, dinner each day
  • Must be native English speakers

Our programme

  • Everyday:
    Our Thai children are out on excursions everyday from 8.30am until 5.30pm

Responsibilities of our Host families

  • To provide a safe, supportive and stable family environment
  • Clean, comfortable room(s) with adequate heating and lighting, space for storing clothes
  • To be at home in the mornings and evenings each day to give children their breakfast, packed lunch and evening meal
  • Encourage the children to speak English as much as possible while in your home
  • Treat the children as though they were members of your own family
  • Access to shared bathroom and toilet facilities
  • Able to wash some clothes once/week
  • Provision of towels and bedding to be washed once/week
  • Access to living areas and kitchen
  • Must have WIFI
  • Provide children with a balanced, varied diet: continental style breakfast, packed lunch, cooked evening meal, some available snacks also
  • Responsible for supervision, security and safety of the children while in your home
  • Responsiblity to ensure host family has sufficient home contents and building insurance to cover any accidents while children are in your home

If you are interested in becoming one of our homestay host families please call Michael Howle on 01372 456838. We can visit you at your home to discuss in more detail and answer any questions you may have regarding hosting the Thai children.

We look forward to hearing from you.