Homestay hosts are needed in Fredericton, New Brunswick!
The Canada Homestay Network has partnered with the Anglophone West School District, the University of New Brunswick and the New Brunswick Community College to arrange for caring homestay hosts for international students studying in Fredericton for long and short-term stays (2 to 10 months).
Middle School Programs
Students in grades 6-8 (ages 12-14) attending the following schools:
- Bliss Carman Middle School
- George Street Middle School
- Nashwaaksis Middle School
- Devon Middle School
High School Programs
Students grades 9-12 (ages 14-18) attending the following schools:
- Leo Hayes High School
- Fredericton High School
Adult students attending the following schools:
- University of New Brunswick
- New Brunswick Community College
Bring the world to your front door!
The Canada Homestay Network provides cultural and first-language support to hosts and their students 24x7, a generous allowance to help offset expense and the opportunity to bring the world to your front door!
What you provide:
- Three nutritious meals / day
- Utilities including laundry and internet
- A private bedroom, desk and closet
- A patient, caring, and friendly home atmosphere
- The same guidance and attention you would want for one of your loved ones travelling overseas!
Why host an international student?
Being a homestay host is a rewarding experience.
When you make the decision to welcome an international student into your home, you make a lasting contribution to your family, your community and the student. [ learn more ]
Host families who welcome international students into their home:
- Grow their understanding of the world and its peoples
- Make life-long friendships
- Get to share the beauty of their home and community
- Ensure their local economy benefits from the booming international education industry
- Receive a generous allowance to offset expenses
International students who live with Canadian families:
- Learn language and Canadian culture in a healthy, caring environment
- Get a positive introduction to Canadian family life, which encourages many to apply for permanent residency after graduation
- Become valuable future partners in trade, political relations and global leadership
- Bring a broader world-view to their communities back home