Analyses | Social mobility and wellbeing | 2016-06-29 | HKEJ

Au pair: An alternative to foreign domestic helpers

As summer holiday is coming, many working parents are busy signing their children up for interest classes, and meanwhile avoid leaving their kids unattended at home, which might hinder parents from entering the workforce. ‘Au pair’, a popular programme in Europe and the United States, could be an alternative child care option for busy parents in Hong Kong.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.