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Responsibilities

Every USA Program Host Family must participate in an orientation conducted by the USA Program Staff before they begin hosting the USA Program intl. student. The USA Program Host Family will become aware of the responsibilities they are to fulfill.

These responsibilities include the following:

  • Providing the USA Program intl. student with room and board
  • Offering a comfortable, nurturing, and loving family environment to the USA Program intl. student
  • Willingness to share the American lifestyle and language with the USA Program intl. student
  • Treating the USA Program intl. student as a family member, not as a guest
  • Involving the USA Program intl. student in family and community activities
  • Showing respect for the USA Program intl. student's privacy
  • Showing concern for the USA Program intl. student's academic and personal growth progress
  • Ensuring the USA Program intl. student’s welfare while he is residing in the host family home
  • Maintaining regular contact with USA Program Directors, Local Representative and Private School Officials