- Helps in a family with older children or in a family with no childcare or very little childcare required. The home Assistant is happy to perform home tasks such cleaning, washing, ironing, shopping and help with cooking.
- Traditional Au pair rules apply otherwise such as:
- Receives free board and lodgings with a host family.
- BAPAA recommends that, the Elderly Companion receives 28 days of paid holiday pro rata per annum or 1.66 days per month pro-rata if the placement is shorter than a year. This can include public and bank holidays.