3. Homestay » For Families

For Families

 Join our homestay program to enjoy a unique cultural experience while sharing the beauty of our local community!


How flexible is the program?

When and how long guests stay is up to you. Hosting opportunities can be a few days, one semester, or a full year -— we will work with you to find the right fit.


What is my role as host?

You provide a welcoming home with meals, help students practice their English skills, and share your culture through everyday activities.


Who can be a host?

We invite many different families to apply, including two adults with one or more children, one-parent families, young couples, retired couples and people living alone.


How much would I receive per month?

Our payments vary, depending on region:


Squamish - $1,200/month

Whistler - $1,500/month

Pemberton - $1,200/month


Interested in learning more?

We'd love to chat with you about hosting opportunities — feel free to call or email with any questions.


Call or email today!



Anne MacDougall, International Education 

District Homestay Coordinator